Ecker, Wilma L. "Honey", Saginaw, Michigan

Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015, at the age of 68 years. Wilma was born July 16, 1946, in Tucson, Arizona to the late Francis and Grace (Patterson) Letson. She married Henry Ecker on October 25, 1980; he survives her. She loved and took care of everyone she met. Besides her husband she is survived by her children, Robin (Joseph) Pluto, Roxanne (Tim) Ausema, Billie (Terry) Connor, Robert (Pam) Ecker, Hank Ecker; grandchildren, Stacee (Michael) Gearns, Melanie Pluto, Cassie Pluto, Shelby Schark, Max Heilman, William Holvey, Robert Connor; great-grandchildren, Tyler, Ethan, Zoey, Brody, Julian, Braxton, and one on the way; her siblings, Larry Patterson, Caroline (Mike) Danks, Ruthann Persinger, James (Coral) Letson, Lynnann Street; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family members that adored her and her best friend Judy Clements. She was predeceased by her siblings, Raymond Letson, Robert Letson, Rebecca Letson, Helen (Don) Taylor; brother-in-law, Bill Persinger; sisters-in-law, Rose O'Connor and Sharon Patterson. A memorial service will take place on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Calvary Community Church 2895 E. Moore Road, Saginaw. Rev. Ted Doolittle will officiate. Friends may visit with the family from 10 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Foundation.