A Celebration of Life Service for George Duane Ecker, age 82, of Enid, will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, September 18, 2017, at the Ladusau-Evans Chapel with Rev. Steve Driskill and Rev. Carrell Still officiating. Private burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.
Duane was born March 12, 1935, in Cleo Springs to Grant and Marie Pope Ecker and passed away September 15, 2017, in Enid. He was raised in the Cleo Springs community where he graduated from high school.
Duane married Judy Easterly on December 8, 1956, in Enid. Duane served in the Air National Guard. He retired from OG&E after many years. He enjoyed farming and going to his nieces' and nephews' ballgames. After retirement, Duane and Judy enjoyed traveling around the country. He looked forward to having coffee with his coffee buddies.
Duane served on the board at Davis Park Christian Church and later attended Willow Road Christian Church.
He is survived by his wife Judy of the home and many special nieces and nephews, brother-in-law Bill and Linda Easterly and sister-in-law Lynne Thielke.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Wilma Louise Easterling and Chrystal Ann Crane-Willard.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Circle of Love or Willow Road Christian Church with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home serving as custodians.
Condolences may be made online and the service may be viewed online at www.ladusauevans.com.
Published on September 16, 2017