The following obituary is from Kelley Spaulding Funeral Home:
Myrtle A. Eckert, 88, life-long resident of Highland Park, passed away February 17, 2013.
Beloved wife of the late Richard H.; loving mother of Gerald and Ronald (Kim); cherished grandmother of Stephanie Coffey and great-grandmother of two; dear aunt of many nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held Wednesday, February 20, 2013 from 3-8 pm at Kelley & Spalding Funeral Home, 1787 Deerfield Rd., Highland Park, IL and Thursday, February 21, 2013 from 9:30 am until time of funeral service 10:30 am at Faith Lutheran Church, 680 W. Deerpath Rd., Lake Forest, IL 60045. Interment Northshore Garden of Memories Cemetery, North Chicago, IL.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Faith Lutheran Church.