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Obituary for Evan A. Eckel

Evan A. Eckel, 28, of Lower Alsace, passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2019, in his home. Born in Reading, he was the son of Mark Eckel husband of Lori of Pennside and Veronica D. Stricker. He was a 2009 Graduate of Antietam High School, a member of St. Catharine of Siena R.C.C.--Exeter Township and worked at Bimbo Bakery for 7 years. Music and his son Everett was the center of his life. He loved to play the guitar, piano and the drums. Evan loved to volunteer to play music for the local nursing homes, was a drummer in the band Fathers and even moved to Nashville for a few years to pursue his dream of becoming a musician. He is survived by one son Everett and his mother Nicaya, brother Brandon and sister Olivia. Visitation with family and friends will be held on Friday, December 27, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm with a Mass of Christian Burial beginning at 4:00 pm in St. Catharine of Siena R.C.C.--Exeter Township 4975 Boyertown Pike Reading, PA 19606. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of your choice. Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. For online condolences, please visit