William Joyce Eckhoff, Sr.

William Joyce Eckhoff, Sr.

Male 1927 - 2000  (72 years)

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  • Name William Joyce Eckhoff 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 27 Jul 1927  Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Mar 2000  Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 72 years 
    Person ID I52446  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Family Ancestors Lois Clair Sprake Married: 2x2x ,   b. 17 May 1918, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1997, Bethlehem, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married Abt 1960 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. William Joyce Eckhoff, Jr.
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F19811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • WILLIAM J. ECKHOFF SR.Show Details
      Morning Call, The (Allentown, PA) - March 23, 2000Browse Issues
      William J. Eckhoff Sr., 72, of Bethlehem Township, died Wednesday, March 22, in St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. He was the husband of Lois (Sprake) Eckhoff who died in 1997.

      He was a boiler tender for Gracedale, Upper Nazareth Township, for 12 years before retiring in 1992. Previously he taught refrigeration, air conditioning, plumbing and heating at the vocational-technical schools of the Bethlehem School District, 1972-80, and the Easton Area School District, 1962-72. Before teaching, he worked in maintenance for the former Bethlehem Steel Corp. for 10 years.

      He was a graduate of Temple University, Philadelphia.

      Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was a son of the late Frederick and Regina (Meyers) Eckhoff.

      He was a member of Fritz Memorial United Methodist Church, Bethlehem.

      He was an Army veteran of World War II, and a member of American Legion Post 397, Hellertown.

      Survivors: Daughter, Karen ,wife of John Higgins of Moscow, Lackawanna County; sons, Charles LaBella of Troy, Ohio, Maurice LaBella of Lady Lake, Fla., William J. Jr. of Bethlehem Township, 16 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

      Memorial services: 5 p.m. Friday in the church. No calling hours. Arrangements, Robert A. Hauke Funeral Home, Coplay.

      Contributions: American Diabetes Association, c/o the funeral home.

      WILLIAM J. ECKHOFF SR.Show Details
      Morning Call, The (Allentown, PA) - March 23, 2000Browse Issues
      William J. Eckhoff Sr., 72, of Bethlehem Township, died Wednesday, March 22, in St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. He was the husband of Lois (Sprake) Eckhoff who died in 1997.

      He was a boiler tender for Gracedale, Upper Nazareth Township, for 12 years before retiring in 1992. Previously he taught refrigeration, air conditioning, plumbing and heating at the vocational-technical schools of the Bethlehem School District, 1972-80, and the Easton Area School District, 1962-72. Before teaching, he worked in maintenance for the former Bethlehem Steel Corp. for 10 years.

      He was a graduate of Temple University, Philadelphia.

      Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was a son of the late Frederick and Regina (Meyers) Eckhoff.

      He was a member of Fritz Memorial United Methodist Church, Bethlehem.

      He was an Army veteran of World War II, and a member of American Legion Post 397, Hellertown.

      Survivors: Daughter, Karen ,wife of John Higgins of Moscow, Lackawanna County; sons, Charles LaBella of Troy, Ohio, Maurice LaBella of Lady Lake, Fla., William J. Jr. of Bethlehem Township, 16 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

      Memorial services: 5 p.m. Friday in the church. No calling hours. Arrangements, Robert A. Hauke Funeral Home, Coplay.

      Contributions: American Diabetes Association, c/o the funeral home.