Harry T. Eckert, quality control lab tester
Harry T. Eckert, 87, of Bethlehem, died Sept. 24, 2018, at Traditions of Hanover. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Harry L. and Helena (Kepfer) Eckert. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth (Tusak) Eckert for 38 years.
A combat veteran of the Korean Conflict, he was a radar technician and operator with the U.S. Air Force from 1950 to 1954; and earned the rank of sergeant.
He was a tester in the quality control lab for 33 years for the Bethlehem Steel.
He was a 32nd degree Mason and a member of the Bethlehem Lodge 283.
He is survived by a step-son, David M. and his wife Carol Moll of Neffs; a grandson, Marshall M. II and his wife Shannon Moll of Portland, Ore.; a sister, Annabelle Mannion of Lecanto, Fla.; and friends at Traditions, especially Mae Pursel.
Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3893 Adler Place - #170, Bethlehem, PA 18017.
Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.