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Judith Eckstein


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Posted Online: March 02, 2013, 8:55 pm
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Judith Eckstein, 81, Bettendorf, died Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Genesis West.
Services are 10 a.m. Tuesday at Runge, Davenport. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Monday. Burial is in Davenport Memorial Park.
She was born on May 11, 1931, in Scott County, to Peter and Ida Theil. She married Wayne Eckstein in 1949 in Davenport.
Survivors are husband; children, Mary (Jon) Kaufmann, Deborah Montella and Patty (Brad Bliss) Hall; grandchildren, Michelle, Chris and Alexandra; and three great-grandchildren with one on the way.














 



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