JANE J. ECK
Jane Johnson Eck,
The Arizona Senior Center Association is saddened by the passing of one of its longtime members, Jane J. Eck. She was a past president of the association and a board member. She chaired many committees, including the 2011 Annual Conference which was held in Globe, Arizona. ASCA mourns her passing and extends condolences to her family. She was well loved by many and will be sorely missed.
was born April 18th
, 1953, and taken to our Lord on August 17, 2013. An Arizona native, she was brought into the world at Phoenix St Joe’s Hospital. She graduated from Westwood High School and attended Arizona State University. Her strong faith in God led to a lifetime of commitment to others and the community where she lived. Jane managed the largest senior center in Arizona, the Red Mountain Active Adult Center, before moving to Globe, where she was the Director of the Globe Active Adult Center. She was so very proud of the difference she could make in people’s lives every day. The role of the Center has expanded, as did her beloved Meal on Wheels campaign. She absolutely loved this community. It was her home.
Jane is survived by her husband Robert W. Eck, his parents Robert and Regina Eck, her daughter and husband Julee & Ben Recker, son and wife Dylan & Kelly Eck, her son Ryan Eck, son & wife Chris and Kym Childers, her mother, Ann A. Webb, siblings, Morgan & Mary Johnson, Janice & BR Moore, Denver & Billy Jo Johnson, eight grandchildren, and so many precious friends.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Jane J. Eck Memorial Fund Account # 313375590 (Globe Meals on Wheels) or East Valley Adult Resources – Meals on Wheels, 45 E. University Drive, Mesa, AZ 85201 Cards can be sent to Jane’s daughter, Julee Recker, 18102 E. Via Jardin, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118.