Vernon D. Eckenwiler age 68, of Beaverdam died 6:13 p.m., Sat. Feb. 12 at Lima Memorial Health Systems. He was born July 10, 1942 in Allen County, Ohio to Roy Vance and Georgene Mae (Bishop) Eckenwiler. Both parents are deceased.
Survivors include 2 sons: Daron (Jenn) Eckenwiler of Cridersville and Thad Eckenwiler of Lima; a granddaughter Cassandra Eckenwiler, a brother John Eckenwiler of Beaverdam, 2 sisters: Carol Sue (Tom) Hefner of Spencerville and Sally (Leonard) Dunahay of Beaverdam and a sister-in-law Esther Eckenwiler of Cairo.
He was preceded in death by 2 brothers: Lynn Eckenwiler and Howard (Marlene) Eckenwiler.
A celebration of Life will be held 5-7 p.m., Wed. Feb. 16 at The Ole School in Beaverdam.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Beaverdam EMS