Arlene M. Eckhardt, 83, of Rostraver Township, died Thursday, December 24, 2020. Born in Markleysburg on April 9, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Russell and Margaret (Griffith) Umbel.
A member of the Praise Assembly of God in North Versailles for 50 years, Arlene was very active with the Women's Fellowship and served as a Sunday school teacher.
Arlene is survived by her husband of 62 years, Jerry L. Eckhardt; daughter, Terry L. Gordon of Columbus, Ohio; granddaughters, Lisa Kennedy of Columbus, Ohio and Michelle Quarales of Columbus, Ohio; great-grandchildren Maelo Quarales of Columbus, Ohio and Andrew Quarales of Columbus, Ohio; brothers, Dwayne Umbel of Florida and William Umbel of Oklahoma; and sister, Judith Hudak of Florida.
In addition to her parents, Arlene was preceded in death by her daughter, Dawn Oswald.
Honoring Arlene's request, there will be no visitation. A Memorial Service will be held at the Praise Assembly of God in North Versailles at a later date.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Tijuana Children's Home c/o Praise Assmbly of God, 245 Foster Road, North Versailles, PA 15137.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the James C. Stump Funeral Home Inc., 580 Circle Drive, Rostraver Township (724-929-7934) www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com