Jacklyn L. Williamson

Jacklyn L. (Eck) Williamson, 75, of Williamsport, died on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, at the Gatehouse.

She was born in Williamsport on Nov. 6, 1940 and was the daughter of the late Bernard Leroy and Edith Marguerite (Greiner) Eck.

On May 10, 1958, she married the late Earl M. Williamson Jr., who had died on May 29, 2012, and they had celebrated 54 years as husband and wife.

Jacklyn was a dedicated homemaker that attended the New Life Church, Muncy. She enjoyed bingo, Atlantic City and New Mexico trips, Elvis Presley, cooking, baking, canning, gardening, car rides to get ice cream, Knoebels Park and roller coasters. She was deep-rooted in her faith and enjoyed watching Benny Hinn and Jimmy Swaggart.

She is survived by two sons, Jeffrey L. (Mindi) Williamson, of Allenwood and Brion K. (Deanna) Williamson, of Williamsport; two daughters, Cynthia Jean Williamson and Patricia Ann Williamson, both of Williamsport; six grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Barbara “Nancy” (Robert) Farwell, of Lock Haven.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Krauser.

There will be a gathering of family and friends 6-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, at the Maneval Allen Redmond Cremation & Funeral Home, 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, where the memorial service will begin at 7 p.m. Pastor Bob Lauver will officiate the service. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Lycoming North Central, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

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