Dorothy D. Eckhoff, 90, Latimer, died June 2, 2019 at the Franklin Country View Nursing Facility in Hampton. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 15 at the Reformed Church in Alexander. Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 p.m. at the Sietsema Vogel Funeral Home in Hampton. Burial will take place in the Alexander Cemetery.
Dorothy Darlene was born April 7, 1929 in Butler County to Edward and Clara (Wendt) Jackson. She graduated from Hampton High School in 1947 and married Harold Eckhoff at Immanuel Church of Christ in Latimer on Nov. 3, 1949. She was a member of the First Reformed Church in Alexander.
Dorothy was a farmwife and volunteered at CAL Community School for many years. She enjoyed making quilts, knitting, sewing, baking and family gatherings. Dorothy was a member of the Latimer Park Society and several church and social groups over the years.
She was preceded in death by her husband Harold; son Darrell; daughter Marsha; siblings Donald (Elsie) Jackson, Lavon (Robert) Alfson, and Evelyn (Vincent) Kramer and two nephews.
Dorothy is survived by her son Wayne (Jane) Eckhoff of Alexander; grandchildren Rebecca (Steve) Tiffany of Mukwonago, WI, Mark (Jennifer) Eckhoff of Latimer, and Brian (Ashley) Eckhoff of Marion; six great-grandchildren; and one step great-grandson.