Mr. Howard N. Eckstrom, 81, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 at the Lake City VA Medical Center.
Howard was born on May 4, 1933 in Jamestown, New York, to Edward Eckstrom and Sylvia White Eckstrom. He moved to Bell, in 1989 from Tampa. He served his country with the U.S. Navy from 1951 to 1955.
He is survived by his 7 daughters; Jean, Barbara, Mary, Peggy, Amy, Julie and Carrie, his 7 sons; Edward, Ronald, Robert, Richard, Eric, Andrew and John, a sister, Marilyn, a brother, Kenneth, and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services were held on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 at 3:00 p. m. in the Chapel at Watson Funeral Home with Pastor Ron Black and Pastor Patrick Bible officiating. Interment was at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell.
Arrangements were under the care of Watson Funeral Home of Trenton.
Online condolences or to sign the guest book can be made at our website www.watsonfhtrenton.com.