Frederick W. Eckert, 92 years of age, died shortly after a tragic fall on October 20th, 2020 at Elmhurst Hospital in Queens. He resided in Middle Village, NY. He was born on October 19th, 1928 in Brooklyn to Marie and Willie Eckert. Loving husband of Christine Kepic Eckert. He served our country as a Corporal in Korea and he was honorably discharged. Fred worked for Con Edison which was his lifetime career and he was an officer of the Metropolitan Retiree Club. He served as president of his local AARP chapter and he also volunteered for the Catholic War Veterans. Fred was a devoted Catholic who gave tirelessly of himself to many individuals in need and to various worthy causes. He is predeceased by his parents and by his loving wives, Mary Kathleen in 1969 and Christine (nee Kepic) 2007. Fred is survived by his adoring niece, Ruthann McDermott.
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