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Opal Alice Eckrich | Obituary

By on November 14, 2012 at 8:52 am

Opal Alice Eckrich

Opal Alice Eckrich (nee Nasse), 85, of Waterloo, died Nov. 4, 2012, in Waterloo.

She was born Feb. 8, 1927, in Hermann, Mo., daughter of the late William and Olive Nasse (nee Rice).

She was married to the late Newton Eckrich; he preceded her in death.

Survivors include her children Kary Eckrich, Kep Eckrich, Kim Eckrich and Kay Eckrich; grandchildren Kellie Eckrich, Scott Eckrich and Kristen Eckrich; and two great-grandchildren.

Per Mrs. Eckrich’s wishes, she was cremated.

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