Dorothy June (Betoche) Eckhoff

May 13, 1924 ~ December 2, 2020 (age 96)


Dorothy June Eckhoff, 96, of Belleville, IL passed away on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at her residence.  Private funeral services will be held at Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro, IL.  Rev. Matt Ferguson, Pastor of Hillsboro Presbyterian Church in Hillsboro, IL, will officiate.  Burial will be in Wares Grove Cemetery in Butler, IL.  

Mrs. Eckhoff was born May 13, 1924, in Hillsboro, IL, to the late Louis John & Delores Caroline (Harkey) Betoche.  She married John Henry Eckhoff and he preceded in death.  Mrs. Eckhoff worked as a secretary for the Federal Probation Office in East St. Louis, IL before her retirement.  

Mrs. Eckhoff is survived by three children, Dorothy Ann (Bill) Griffith, Melinda Jane (John) Wilt and John David Eckhoff; four grandchildren, Janice, Jason, Sara and Jonathan; ten great grandchildren; one sister, Peggy Jane (Paul) Westbrook and several nieces and nephews.  Along with her parents and husband, Mrs. Eckhoff was preceded in death by a bother, Don Betoche and a sister Rose Marie Norber.

Memorial are suggested to HSHS Hospice.  The family would like to thank HSHS Hospice, especially Nurse Angie and Nurse Michelle.  They became family and we will never forget you, bet ya.

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Private Services

Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home
624 South Main Street
Hillsboro, IL 62049


Wares Grove Cemetery, Butler

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