Eckley, Timothy P. "Tim"
Tim Eckley, age 64, of Glenwood, Iowa passed away Monday, May 1, 2023 at his home. Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother.
Tim was born April 27, 1959 in Omaha, Nebraska to Joseph and Margaret (Roach) Eckley. He moved to Fremont, Nebraska in 1964. He graduated in 1977 from Fremont Senior High School.
Tim married Ann Leichleiter in 1983 and later divorced. He then married LaVonda Isenbart on September 25, 2016.
Tim enjoyed fishing, golfing, and riding his motorcycle in his younger years. He spent most of his life in the automobile industry.
Tim is survived by his wife, LaVonda;
sons Brad (Jennifer Edens) Gnuse - Omaha, Nebraska and Bill (Lindsay Martin) Eckley - Council Bluffs, Iowa;
daughter Beth (Randy Ross) Eckley - Plattsmouth, Nebraska;
step-sons Joseph (Hollie) Isenbart - Glenwood, Iowa and Justin (Vanna) May - Pacific Junction, Iowa;
step-daughters Rachel (CJ) May - Pacific Junction, Iowa and Hannah (Kyle) May - Glenwood, Iowa;
step-grandchildren Madison (Dalton) Schumacher, Courtney, Gracie, Audrina, Joslyn, Brody, Chloe, Remi, Aiden, Callie, Dom, Alara, Landri, Frankie, and Sylus; step-great-grandson Theo;
brother Tom (Anne) Eckley - Fremont, Nebraska;
sisters Claire (Bob) Smutz - Fremont, Nebraska, Beth (Paul) Dunn - Sun City West, Arizona, Kathy (Jim) Mickey - Boulder City, Nevada;
mother-in-law Lenora Isenbart- Dodge City, Kansas;
brother-in-law Tim Rump - Fremont, Nebraska, Timothy (Debbie) Isenbart - Dodge City, Kansas, James (Mary) Isenbart - Dodge City, Kansas;
sisters-in-law Betty Eckley - Omaha, Nebraska, Elnora (Frank) Elmore - Cimarron, Kansas, Connie (Scott) Walker - Wichita, Kansas, Melanie (Justus) Isenbart - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; and many other family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brother Larry Eckley; sister Mary Jo Rump;
infant brother Gary;
infant sister Regina;
nieces Peggy Eckley and Kelly Bartman;
and step-grandchild Ali.
VISITATION Thursday, May 4, from 6-7pm with VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church (Glenwood, Iowa). FUNERAL MASS Friday, May 6, at 11am at the church. Memorials may be directed to Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church or to St. Croix Hospice in Council Bluffs, Iowa.