Dennis E. “Denny” Eckstein

September 10, 1938 ‒ May 06, 2018

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Dennis E. “Denny” Eckstein went to be with the Lord Sunday afternoon, May 6, 2018 in his home surrounded by his family. He was 79.

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years Janet M. (Tippin) Eckstein; sons Brian (Kathy Lehner) Eckstein, Eric (Kelly) Eckstein, Alan (JoAnn) Eckstein and Mark (Cynthia) Eckstein; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.

In addition to his parents Carl and Nettie (Yaussy) Eckstein, Denny was preceded in death by his brother John Eckstein and sister Joyce VonStein.

A graveside service will be held for Denny Friday, May 11, 2018 at Franklin Cemetery beginning at 11 a.m. where a fireman last call and military honors will be performed in honor of Denny.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to Mid West Tool Collectors Association Scholarship Fund may be mailed to MWTCA- Scholarship Fund c/o Vaughn Simmons, 3315 Clement Drive, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 or donate online at

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