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William Charles Eckmier

January 1, 1928 — February 7, 2018

Eckmier: William “Bill” Charles

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Huronlea Home for the Aged in his 90th year.

Loving brother to Isabel Sawchyn, brother-in-law to Jean Eckmier.

Proud Uncle to Nancy & Brent Mills, Paul & Jan Eckmier, Larry Sawchyn, Bradley & Lorraine Eckmier, Gary & Darlene Buchanan, David Eckmier and Bob & Christine Sawchyn.

Great uncle to 17 great nieces and nephews and great great uncle to 2.

Predeceased by brothers Ross, Ronald and sister Marie Buchanan, brother-in-law Delmer Buchanan and Tom Sawchyn, sister-in-law Clara May Eckmier and nephew Calvin Buchanan.

Bill was a proud gardener, his generosity with his produce was well known in the community and no one ever went hungry at a family dinner. He was passionate about the weather and predicting it. He was a walking farmers almanac. Bill was a helpful, kind hearted man who always put others needs before his own.

Friends and family will be received at Riverside Funeral Home on Saturday, February 10th at 1 p.m. for visitation followed by the Funeral Service starting at 2 p.m.

Royal Canadina Legion Service at 12:30 p.m. before visitation.

In lieu of flowers and expressions of sympathy donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Brussels Branch #218 would be appreciated.

Cards of sympathy may be sent to Box 340 Brussels N0G 1H0

Condolences may be left at www.riversidefuneralhome.ca

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of William Charles Eckmier, please visit our flower store.

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Saturday, February 10, 2018

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Riverside Funeral Home

401 Albert St, ON N0G 1H0

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Funeral Service

Saturday, February 10, 2018

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Riverside Funeral Home

401 Albert St, ON N0G 1H0

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