Harvey M. Eckert, 81, Huntingburg

Harvey EckertHarvey M. Eckert, 81, of Huntingburg, died Friday (March 13) at The Waters of Huntingburg nursing center. He was born in Dubois County March 13, 1934, to Henry and Beatrice (Johnson) Eckert.

Harvey was a retired self-employed plumber and former owner/operator of Eckert’s Trailer Park. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his companion, Patricia Eckert, Huntingburg; two sons, Arthur Eckert and wife Donna, Huntingburg, and Dennis Eckert and wife Deb, Evansville; three daughters, Rebecca Eckert, Homestead, Florida, Christina Eckert, Jasper, and Julie Eckert, Huntingburg; three brothers, David and Glenn Eckert, both of Huntingburg, and Timmie Eckert, Washington; two sisters, Janet Massengill, Coon Rapids, Minnesota, and Peggy Kupper, Huntingburg; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Ronald, and Eugene Eckert; and one sister, Kay Ann Eckert.

Services at 2 p.m. (EDT) Friday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Pastor Ron Frazier will officiate. Friends may call from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Condolences may be shared online at www.nassandson.com.

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