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Helen L Eckart

May 1, 0925 ~ December 9, 2021 (age 1096)

Obituary

Helen L. Eckart, 96, of Portsmouth, died Thursday, December 9, 2021 at Portsmouth Health & Rehabilitation.  She was born May 1, 1925 in Portsmouth to the late John and Nellie (Rickett) Riley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Eckart, three brothers; James Riley, Esham Riley, and Ora Riley, as well as two sisters; Ethel Hicks, and Florence Ward.

Helen was a graduate of Portsmouth High School, she worked several years as a secretary for Dr. Kendall Stewart.  She is survived by a brother, Carl Riley, of Portsmouth.

Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM, Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at Melcher Hammer Funeral Home in Portsmouth, with visitation one hour prior to the service.  Burial will follow at Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg, OH.

 

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
December 14, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Melcher Hammer Funeral Home
1417 Offnere Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 14, 2021

11:00 AM
Melcher Hammer Funeral Home
1417 Offnere Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662

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