ECKART: Albert Edgar, age 83 of Swift Current passed away January 21, 2008 at Cypress Regional Hospital.
Albert is survived by his daughters: Judy (Timothy) Shire of Tisdale, SK. and Arlene (Stan) Willows of Tompkins, SK.; grandchildren: Kevin (Denise) Willows and family, Ken (Sadie) Willows and family, Brad Willows, Brian (Lisa) Willows and family, Timothy (Cassandra) and family, Andrew Shire, Matthew (Dawn) Shire and family and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Theo and Annie Eckart; his first wife Emelia Eckart (1962) and Elizabeth Eckart (2000); brothers Eugene and Melvin; sister Ella and great granddaughter Sidney Willows.
He was employed over the years as a mechanic in Maple Creek and Hazlet then as a partsman in Swift Current before retiring.
Albert enjoyed growing flowers, gardening, fishing, camping and playing the violin.