Obituary photo of Elmer Eckhoff, Topeka-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Elmer J. Eckhoff

1938 - 2018
Obituary photo of Elmer Eckhoff, Topeka-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Elmer J. Eckhoff

1938 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, November 23, 2018 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Service:
Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 10:00am
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Masonic Service:
Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 10:30am to 11:00am
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Elmer J. Eckhoff, 79, Topeka, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born December 8, 1938, in Saint Louis, Missouri, the son of Elmer and Viola (Suedkamp) Eckhoff. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving during the Vietnam War.

Elmer worked in production at GoodYear Tire & Rubber Company, he was a production/supervisor at Armco Steel and a maintenance technician at Frito Lay where he retired in 2002.

He was a member of Mayetta Lodge #393 AF&AM, where he served as past Grandmaster and the Order of the Eastern Star Mayetta Chapter #383, where he served as past Patron.

Elmer married Frances M. Dreasher on November 5, 1961 in Topeka, she survives. Other survivors include two children: Michell (Rod) Flowers, John (Sonya) Eckhoff; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Shirley Govero and Bernice Lamb and two grandchildren, Dustin and Sydnie Eckhoff.

Elmer enjoyed the outdoors with hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed golfing and participating in bowling. He loved to sing at parties, his favorite song, Kansas City.

Funeral services with military and masonic honors will be 10 am, Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, 245 NW Independence Avenue, Topeka. Private interment will be at Rochester Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 pm Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriner's Hospital for Children, 440 Clayton Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110.

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Elmer J. Eckhoff, 79, Topeka, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born December 8, 1938, in Saint Louis, Missouri, the son of Elmer and Viola (Suedkamp) Eckhoff. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving during the Vietnam War.

Elmer worked in production at GoodYear Tire & Rubber Company, he was a production/supervisor at Armco Steel and a maintenance technician at Frito Lay where he retired in 2002.

He was a member of Mayetta Lodge #393 AF&AM, where he served as past Grandmaster and the Order of the Eastern Star Mayetta Chapter #383, where he served as past Patron.

Elmer married Frances M. Dreasher on November 5, 1961 in Topeka, she survives. Other survivors include two children: Michell (Rod) Flowers, John (Sonya) Eckhoff; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Shirley Govero and Bernice Lamb and two grandchildren, Dustin and Sydnie Eckhoff.

Elmer enjoyed the outdoors with hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed golfing and participating in bowling. He loved to sing at parties, his favorite song, Kansas City.

Funeral services with military and masonic honors will be 10 am, Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions, 245 NW Independence Avenue, Topeka. Private interment will be at Rochester Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 pm Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriner's Hospital for Children, 440 Clayton Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110.

To leave a message for the family, please click the "Share Memories" button above.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, November 23, 2018 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Service:
Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 10:00am
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850
Masonic Service:
Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 10:30am to 11:00am
Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
245 NW Independence
Topeka, KS  66608
785-234-5850

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