Raymond A. Eck

Raymond A. Eck, 88, of Loyalsock Twp., passed away at The Gatehouse on Thursday, June 22, 2017.

He was born in Williamsport on April 18, 1929, a son of Maurice M. and Cecilia M. Engle Eck.

Raymond was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was also a lifelong and charter member of the Loyalsock Lions and a member of St. Ann Roman Catholic Church.

He graduated St. Joseph Catholic High School in 1947 and attended Lycoming College, Raymond enjoyed golfing and sking.

He was the former owner of Faxon Dry Cleaning and a well-known real estate developer.

His first wife, the former Nancy A. Womer, died March 24, 1994.

He is survived by his wife, the former Barbara Webster; children, Keith (Stephanie) Eck, Barry Eck, Garth (Mimi) Eck, Cindy Eck, Lisa Eck-Pache and stepdaughter Lisa (Jim) Bennett; grandchildren, Mike and Bradley Eck, Nathan and Jordan Eck, Eric Miles, Victoria, Sophia and Nico Pache; and step- grandsons, Kyle Teed and James Leta; great grandchildren, Jackson Eck, Zachary and Addison Miles, Ashton, Braydon and Hunter Bennett, Rhiannon and Kelson Bennett, Parker Teed.

In addition to his parents and first wife, brothers, Harold, Clarence, Ernest, Earl, Carl and Donald all preceded him in death.

There will be no visitation

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Ann Roman Catholic Church, 1220 Northway Road, on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at 10 a.m. with his pastor, Rev. John J. Victoria officiating.

Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Montoursville.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully suggests memorial contributions may be may in Raymond’s name to St. Ann Roman Catholic Church, 1220 Northway Road, Williamsport, PA 17701 or Susquehanna Foundation, 1001 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport for the benefit of either Hospice or the Gatehouse.