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Gerald Francis Eckels

Gerald Francis Eckels

Male 1935 - 2009

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  • Name  Gerald Francis Eckels 
    Born  14 Nov 1935  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  15 Nov 2009  Lake Forest, Orange, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I45989  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  20 Sep 2014 

    Father  Charles Francis Eckels,   b. 17 Sep 1903, Clinton, Henry, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1980, San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Ethel Dorothy Koontz,   b. 18 Aug 1902, Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 2002, Culver City, Los Angeles, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Aug 1926  California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F11839  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Nov 1935 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 2009 - Lake Forest, Orange, California, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Gerald (Jerry) Francis Eckels
    Gerald (Jerry) Francis Eckels
    Gerald (Jerry) Francis Eckels
    1935 - 2009

  • Notes 
    • Gerald F. "Jerry" ECKELS
      Obituary

      ECKELS, Gerald (Jerry) F. Nov. 14, 1935 - Nov. 15, 2009 Son of Charles and Ethel Koontz Eckels. Recently of Lake Forest, CA, Jerry attended San Marino Schools, San Marino-South Pasadena HS, ('53) and graduated from Whittier College in 1957. He served in the US Army 1958 -1960. Jerry and his cousin, Harold Kruger, founded, Kruger and Eckels, Inc. in South Pasadena in 1971, and later moved to Santa Ana where he continued to enjoy working through July 2009. Jerry is survived by his sister, Alice Eckels Platon of Culver City, and nieces and nephews Elizabeth and Michael Hollingsworth (San Marino), Steven C. Platon (Wauconda, IL), Charles N. Platon (El Segundo), and Helen and Michael Goodman (Barrington, IL). Jerry is also survived by great nieces and nephews Gabrielle Platon, Keaton, Jack, James and Cooper Goodman.
      Graveside services will be held on Monday, December 28, 2009 at 11:00 at the San Gabriel Cemetery, 601 W Roses Rd., San Gabriel, CA. Pierce Brothers Turner & Stevens, (626) 287-0595
      Published in the Los Angeles Times on Dec. 20, 2009