James “Jim” A. Eckert, 73, of
Somerville, our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, passed from
this life on
Jim was born
He was a member of the UMWA Local 4343. He worked most of his life as a coal miner. Jim really enjoyed restoring old vehicles and talking with family, friends, neighbors and strangers.
Jim is survived by his wife of 46 years, Pamela K. (McGillem) of Glezon; sons, Stacy of Evansville and Jason (Candi) Of Princeton; daughter, Kay (David) Riley of Petersburg; six grandchildren; one brother; and two sisters.
There will be a graveside
A Celebration of Life will be
held immediately following at the American Legion in