Emma M. Eckenrode, 77, of Callery passed away Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at Butler Memorial Hospital.
Born March 1, 1944 in Butler, she was the seventh of nine children to the late Cecil and Cathryn (McCool) Christy.
She was a member of the Old Union Church in Mars. She was retired from the United States Postal Service as a mail carrier following 20 plus years of service.
Emma enjoyed pull tab bingo, playing cards and especially spending time with her family.
Surviving are her children, Terri L.(Pete) Plog of Madrid Twp., Maine and Matt M. Eckenrode of Callery.
Three grandchildren: Clayre Plog, Staci (Jason) Linnell and Jackie Plog, all of Maine.
One great-grandchild to be arriving in February 2022.
One brother, Ken W. Christy of Butler.
Numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wesley M. Eckenrode who passed away June 14, 2017. They were married February 1, 1964.
Four brothers and three sisters.
Friends will be received at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. Butler, PA 16001 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm Sunday. Funeral Services will be held Monday at 11:00 am from the Funeral Home with Rev. Peter Vries officiating.
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