Bill C. Eckman, 78, of Sugar Grove, PA., died unexpectedly

Saturday evening, September 10, 2016 at the Pennsylvania

Soldiers and Sailors Home, Erie, PA. He was born January 18,

1938 in Sheffield, PA. Bill was the son of Harry E. and Pearl

Anderson Eckman. He was a lifelong Sheffield and Warren area

resident. Bill was a 1956 graduate of Sheffield High School and

had served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War as a Staff

Sergeant. He was employed with Huber’s Black Top as a truck

driver for many years. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed

Nascar Racing. Bill will always be remembered for his incredible

sense of humor.

He is survived by his wife, Tracy Walton Eckman whom he

married March 20, 1993 in Busti, N.Y.

2 Daughters – Joye L. Eckman of Sugar Grove, Pa., Jill Morley and

husband, Jerry of Warren, Pa., 1 Son – Dan Eckman and wife,

Maureen of West Middlesex, PA., 5 Granddaughters and 2 Great


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Lee

Eckman and 1 Brother – Jim Eckman.

A private funeral service will be conducted at the convenience of

the family. To help defray costs of his funeral, contributions may

be sent to the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East

Street, Warren, PA. 16365-2322. E-mail condolences may be sent

by visiting