George Ander Eckleberry
George Ander Eckleberry
  • July 11, 1960 - June 9, 2015
  • Illinois

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George Ander Eckleberry, age 54 of West Salem, IL passed from this life to his next adventure, on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at Richland Memorial Hospital, Olney, IL.

George was born in Portsmouth, VA on July 11, 1960 to Clarence and Gladys (McCutcheon) Eckleberry. He was a graduate of Fairfield High School. He married Linda Ankenbrand on July 10, 1993 in Fairfield, IL. George loved to travel with his family. He thought the world of his grandchildren; he loved his wife and was truly a family man. His favorite activity was going to the casino.

George was preceded in death by his mother.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Eckleberry of West Salem, his father, Clarence Eckleberry of Pamplico, SC, two sisters; Debra (Hank) Bumgardener of Wichita, KS, Doris (Dennis) Lane of Cisne, IL, one brother, Robert Eckleberry of Fairfield, IL, two step-daughters: Dawn Weiss and Marcy Frailey both of Mt. Carmel, IL, five grandchildren: Shamber Weiss, Takoma Weiss, Tori Frailey, Taylor Cross and Tabitha Cross and two great-grandchildren: Ellie Couch and Adalyn Summerfield. He was also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Visitation for George Eckleberry will be held on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 10:30AM to 1:00PM at Ingram Funeral Home in West Salem, IL. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:00PM at the funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Lick Prairie Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Riley Children's Hospital.