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Obituary for Juanita Carol Eckert (Hundley)

Juanita Carol  Eckert (Hundley)
Juanita Carol Eckert, 76, of Effingham, KS passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Hickory Pointe Nursing Home, Oskaloosa, KS surrounded by her family.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 AM Thursday, May 24, 2018 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church with Fr. Benjamin Tremmel, OSB as Celebrant. Private family burial of cremated remains will be at a later date. A Parish Rosary will be recited at 9:00 AM Thursday, May 24, 2018 with a visitation following with the family until 11:00 AM at the church. Memorials are suggested to St. Ann’s Catholic Church or Effingham 4-H or Alzheimer’s Association and may be sent in care of the Becker-Dyer-Stanton and O’Trimble Funeral Home who is handling the arrangements. Words of comfort for the family may be left at

Carol was born December 25, 1941 in Horton, KS the daughter of William Clay and Elizabeth Pearl (Moore) Hundley. She was a homemaker but in her later years worked as a Para and librarian for Atchison County Community High School. Carol also worked as a hairdresser for the O’Trimble Funeral Home. She was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church and served on the Altar Society. Carol was a member of the Busy Bee Club and was very involved with 4-H during and after her sons were active. Her involvement included judging at the local and state county fairs.

Carol married Russell Eckert on July 29, 1961 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, he survives of the home. Additional survivors include their sons; Brett and Jacki Eckert, Hutchinson, KS, Todd and Janet Eckert, Effingham, KS, Chad and Danielle Eckert, Spring Hill, KS, Kurt Eckert, Overland Park, KS, Russ Eckert, Park City, KS, brothers; Bill Hundley, Lawrence, KS, Sam Hundley, Rogersville, AR, Jerry Hundley, Lawrence, KS, Larry Hundley, Liberty, MO, sisters; Mildred Horlachler, Colby, KS, Shirley Nyhart, Leavenworth, KS, grandchildren; Clay, Russell, Rick, Cooper, Keegan, Christian, Kody, Nathan, Madison, Conner, Lexie Eckert.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother Jim Hundley.

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