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Benjamin Walter Eckhoff

July 21, 1989 ~ June 20, 2021 (age 31)


Benjamin Walter Eckhoff, age 31, of Lansing, MI, passed away June 20, 2021 at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI. He was born July 21, 1989, in Lansing, MI.  Benjamin loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed playing his guitar, video gaming, listening to music and cooking.  He is survived his fiance, Amanda Staskey; his three children, Starrlynn, Waylon and Caelum; his siblings, Jesse Bergey, Andrew Mertens and Kaitlyn Eckhoff; and many loved ones.  He was preceded in death by his father, Gregory Eckhoff; grandmother, Hazel Hopkins; and grandfather, Walter Mertens; along with many aunts and uncles.  Viewing & Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, 2959 N. Adrian Hwy, Adrian, MI. Cremation will follow.

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Viewing & Visitation
June 23, 2021

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
2959 N. Adrian Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221

Cremation to Follow

Paschal Cremation Services
432 School St.
Hudson, MI 49247

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