Beatrice L. Eckenrod, 81, of Scottdale, passed away Thursday, September 15, 2016 at her home. She was born August 18, 1935 in Scottdale a daughter of the late Kenneth and Sarah (Ritenour) Hoyle.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker. She had also been a member of the American Legion and the former Eagle’s Club Auxiliary.
She is survived by her children, including; Pamela Peters (John); Ricky Eckenrod (Suzanne); Zina Morsell (fiancée, Russ); and Madison and Albert Carl Fletcher IV; eleven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and four great great-grandsons and one soon to be born in December; her brother Kenneth Hoyle; her sister, Colleen Schwartz and a special nephew, Ken Connors and numerous other nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph R. Eckenrod; a son, Joseph R. Eckenrod, Jr; infant daughter, Jackie Renee and her sister Mildred Connors.
There will be no public viewing. Services will be private for the family and entombment will take place in Middle Presbyterian Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant Township. Arrangements are in the care of GRAFT-JACQUILLARD FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC. Scottdale, Pa