Jack Samuel Eckhardt
Bucks County Courier Times
Jack Samuel Eckhardt of Port Charlotte, Fla. died on June 6, 2006 at the
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania at the age of 63 following a
courageous battle with cancer.
Jack was born in Philadelphia and lived in Croydon and Bensalem until
relocating to Florida. After working his way up in the trucking
business, he started his own trailer repair business in Trenton, N.J. He
later purchased the landmark Kenwood Tavern in the mid-seventies. Later
on in Florida he worked in construction and carpentry and was renown for
Jack was the son of the late Samuel and Monica Eckhardt. He is survived
by his daughter, Marlene Eckhardt of San Francisco and his son Jack
Eckhardt and his family of Boothwyn, Pa., including two grandchildren,
Jackson and Riley. He is also survived by two sisters, Joanna
Nightlinger of Warrington and Marsha Flanagan of Quakertown; and one
half-brother, Samuel Eckhardt, Jr. of Deland, Fla. He will also be
greatly missed by his loving aunt and godmother, Martha Juchnowicz of
Quakertown and an uncle, Theodore Eckhardt of Philadelphia. Extended
surviving relatives include ten nieces and nephews; 18 great-nieces and
nephews; and several cousins.
Memorial donations in Jack's name may be made to Wissahickon Hospice, 1
Presidential Blvd., Suite 125, Bala Cynwyd, Pa. 19004.