Born: February 27, 1921
Died: February 24, 2013
Gertrude B. Eck, 91, Vincennes, passed away Sunday February 24, 2013 at Good Samaritan Hospital with her family at her bedside. Gertrude was born February 27, 1921 in Shoals, the daughter of Henry Clay and Cora (Porter) Goode-Lindley. She married William Albert Eck on January 7, 1939 and he passed in 1986. She was a homemaker. Gertrude was of the Baptist faith.
Gertrude is survived by her daughters, Alberta Parish of Vincennes, Shirley McGregor and her husband Clyde of Vincennes, and Margaret Eck of Vincennes; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, William, parents, sons Phillip L. Eck and Stanley Eck; five grandchildren; sister Isabele Anderson and brother Jasper Paul Lindley.
The family will receive friends at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home Vincennes Chapel, 313 Church St. on Wednesday February 27, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM with funeral services beginning at 2:00 PM also at the funeral home with Pastor Pete White officiating and burial following at Memorial Park Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.fredrickandson.com.