Elsie E. Eckman, 82, of Williamsport, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.
She was born Aug. 19, 1930, in Montoursville, the daughter of Clarence and Melinda (Seitzer) Brewer.
Elsie was the wife of the late Charles Eckman who passed in 1983.
She was a member of the DuBoistown VFW Auxiliary.
Elsie enjoyed gardening and sewing.
She is survived by her children, Steve (Sherry) Eckman of Williamsport, Arlene (Tom) Butts of Wash., James (Sharyn) Eckman of Montoursville, Patrick (Judy) Eckman of Muncy; two stepsons, Michael George of Harrisburg and Delbert Eckman of Williamsport; 10 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; half sisters, Rose Marie of Erie and Evelyn.
Elsie's Life Celebration graveside service will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Edgewood Cemetery.
Family suggests memorial contributions can be made to the SPCA, 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701.
Arrangements are being handled by the James C. Maneval Funeral Home, Ltd., "A Life Celebration Home," 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport.
To share your fondest memory of Elsie visit www.lifecelebration.com.