Levi Edward Ecker

Hale, Michigan
June 3, 1942 - November 19, 2019

Service Location

Saints Cemetery, M-65, Whittemore, Michigan


A graveside ceremony will take place Monday, November 25, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Saints Cemetery on M-65 in Whittemore, Michigan. Pastor Todd Vossen will officiate.

Obituary Notice

Levi Edward Ecker, age 77, of Hale, Michigan passed away Tuesday morning, November 19, 2019 at Wellspring Lutheran Fairview in Fairview, Michigan.

Levi was born June 3, 1942 in Saginaw, Michigan to Levi Miller and Adelene Florence (Cunningham) Ecker. He married the former Barbara Ann Bennett on March 13, 1965. Together they celebrated 23 years of marriage. Levi spent many years demolishing homes supporting his family. He will be remembered for his hard work. Levi enjoyed yard work and landscaping and fishing in his spare time.

Levi is survived by his children, Naomi Ecker of Alabama, Frances Kay Ecker of Hale, Michigan, Rebecca Ecker Smith of Hale, Michigan; mother, Adelene Ecker of Tawas City, Michigan; siblings, Raphia, Joe, Tim, Gladys, Sandy, Verna, Debbie, Sheffonia, and Myrtle; 23 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; step children, Michael (Linda) Horvey, Ginger Cox, Daniel Cox, Joyce Cox and Stacey Ehrer; and numerous nieces and nephews. Levi was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara on April 20, 1988, father, Levi Miller Ecker; siblings, Barbara and infant twins, step daughters, Pam Cox, Kathy Horvey and step son, Mark Cox.

A graveside committal ceremony will take place at 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 25, 2019 at Saints Cemetery on M-65 in Whittemore, Michigan where he will be laid to rest next to his wife, Barbara. Pastor Todd Vossen from Hale Baptist Church will officiate. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.


Saints Cemetery, Whittemore, Michigan


Im so sorry to hear about Levi's passing. He is where he always wanted to be..with God..
— Kathie Hosley
Ginger Fox an Rebecca Smith an other sister an brothers sorry for your loss on Levi.
Prayers that God is with you for comfort an strength
— Eileen M Castonguay-Kindell
Sorry to hear of Levi's passing. We didn't know that he had until now. Levi was married to my cousin Barbara (Bennett) Ecker.
Our sincere condolences. Isaac (Ike) Bennett and Kelly Bennett. Standish, Michigan.
— Isaac Bennett

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