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Grace Eckhardt

November 13, 1927 - February 16, 2022

Grace Virginia Eckhardt, 94, of McMechen, passed away on February 16, 2022 at the Reynolds Memorial Hospital-WVU Medicine of Glen Dale, WV

She was born on November 13, 1927 to William and Virginia (Snyder) Brinkman in Wheeling, WV. Grace worked in the deli at the local A & P Store.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Earl, and sister Nancy Jane Brinkman Marple.

Grace is survived by her brother, Warren Brinkman of Wheeling, WV, niece Karen (Edward) Conway of Claysville, PA, two great nieces: Kellie Ryburn of Prosperity and Stacey (Rob) Warfield of Hopewell Township, PA, and one great-great niece Madison Ryburn of Eighty Four, PA.

There will be no visitation. Private interment will be held at the convenience of the family at Greenwood Cemetery – Wheeling, WV.

Altmeyer Funeral Home – Benwood-McMechen Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Eckhardt family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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