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Anna Eckert

June 12, 2018
Anna Eckert
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Obituary for Anna Eckert

Anna Eckert, 81, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday evening, June 12, 2018, at her home.
Ann was a member a St. Michael’s Orthodox Church and former president of its school guild. She was a retired employee for Verizon Telephone Company, Binghamton. (MaBell/NYTel) She was a member of the NY State Telephone Pioneers and a member and chaplain of American Legion Post #80 Axillary, Binghamton. Ann, Anna or Annie Bananie (however you knew her by) was a loving, caring, nurturing wife, mom, grandma and friend. She was for years an avid bingo and candy crush player. Ann loved her scratch offs and her casino dates with her son, David. She was a dedicated chicken picker for the chicken and biscuit dinners held at Post #80. She looked forward to her yearly Johnson City High School Reunion picnics. Her life gave family and friends memories too beautiful to forget…especially her cooking…Holupki and Kolachki.
She was predeceased by her loving husband, Charles D. Eckert. She is survived by her five children: Patricia Eckert of Binghamton, C. David (Nanette) Eckert of Apalachin, Kathleen (George) Hafele of Norwich, Judith Eckert (Tony Salvatore) of Endwell, and Susan Eckert (Frank Barbera) of Johnson City, eight grandchildren; Trevor Holmes, Courtney Kucera, Amanda Rozboril, Kaylie and Madison Hafele, Logan and Rieley Hill and Kaitlyn Eckert, and two great grandchildren; James and Aiyana Elliott. Also surviving are cousins, nephews, and nieces.
A Divine Liturgy and funeral service will be celebrated by Very Rev. Protopresbyter James Dutko on Monday, June 18, 2018, at 9:30am at St. Michael’s Orthodox Church, 292 Clinton Street, Binghamton, Burial will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday 1-4pm at Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home, 326 Prospect Street, Binghamton.
In lieu of flowers, kindly consider contributing in Anna’s memory to St. Michael’s Cemetery Fund. As per Ann’s wishes…celebrate her vibrant life… by not wearing black to her visitation or funeral services. You may share your memories at

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1:00 PM 6/17/2018 1:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 6/17/2018 4:00:00 PM
Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home

326 Prospect Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home
326 Prospect Street Binghamton 13905 NY
United States





9:30 AM 6/18/2018 9:30:00 AM - 11:00 AM 6/18/2018 11:00:00 AM
St. Michael's Orthodox Church

292 Clinton Street
Binghamton, New York 13905

St. Michael's Orthodox Church
292 Clinton Street Binghamton 13905 New York
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Michael's Cemetery Final Resting Place

True Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

True Street Binghamton 13905 NY
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Michael's Cemetery Fund

296 Clinton Street
Binghamton, New York 13905
Make Check Payable to St. Michael's Orthodox Church, 296 Clinton Street, Binghamton, New York 13905, ATTN Cemetery Fund or it will go to another church fund

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