In memory of
William Allan Eckstein
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In memory of
William Allan Eckstein
    William A. Eckstein (Bill) peacefully passed away at home on October 17, 2020 surrounded by his family. He was born 11/12/27 in Lyndhurst, NJ., to Bella & William J. Eckstein and is survived by Carol his wife of 64 years, Son William J. and daughter Karen. He has many treasured nieces/nephews, B.K., a special young man, and many long-time and dear friends. Bill attended Brooklyn Tech & Hofstra University and was a proud Navy Veteran of both WWII (crew chief on Carrier USS FDR) and the Korean conflict. He worked in NY for Sperry, Lockheed Aircraft Service, SAS, and 22 years with Pan American Airlines as an Avionics Engineer and 10 years with Walter Kidde Aerospace in Wilson, NC. The family moved to Lakeside Village in 1991 and he shared his computer expertise with many friends/neighbors. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. After Mass, burial will be in St Clare’s Haven. Donations may be made to St. Francis Building Fund, Paralyzed Veterans, or Regency Hospice of Hiawassee in Bills’ memory.     A funeral mass will be held on Thursday October 22, 2020 at 9:00am from the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church with Father Mario Lopez  & Father Richard Wise officiating. Special music will be presented by Ron Gaucher & Marianne Engelmann The family will meet with friends following the services at the church. Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville is in charge of the arrangements. You may sign the family guest book and send condolences online at www.mountainviewfuneralhome.com
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513 # 3 MURPHY HWY
Blairsville, GA 30512
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In memory of
William Allan Eckstein
    William A. Eckstein (Bill) peacefully passed away at home on October 17, 2020 surrounded by his family. He was born 11/12/27 in Lyndhurst, NJ., to Bella & William J. Eckstein and is survived by Carol his wife of 64 years, Son William J. and daughter Karen. He has many treasured nieces/nephews, B.K., a special young man, and many long-time and dear friends. Bill attended Brooklyn Tech & Hofstra University and was a proud Navy Veteran of both WWII (crew chief on Carrier USS FDR) and the Korean conflict. He worked in NY for Sperry, Lockheed Aircraft Service, SAS, and 22 years with Pan American Airlines as an Avionics Engineer and 10 years with Walter Kidde Aerospace in Wilson, NC. The family moved to Lakeside Village in 1991 and he shared his computer expertise with many friends/neighbors. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. After Mass, burial will be in St Clare’s Haven. Donations may be made to St. Francis Building Fund, Paralyzed Veterans, or Regency Hospice of Hiawassee in Bills’ memory.     A funeral mass will be held on Thursday October 22, 2020 at 9:00am from the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church with Father Mario Lopez  & Father Richard Wise officiating. Special music will be presented by Ron Gaucher & Marianne Engelmann The family will meet with friends following the services at the church. Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville is in charge of the arrangements. You may sign the family guest book and send condolences online at www.mountainviewfuneralhome.com
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MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME
513 # 3 MURPHY HWY
Blairsville, GA 30512
Past Services ╲╱
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