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Rose Marie Eckart

Rose Marie Eckart

Rose Eckart, 62, Eugene, OR passed away peacefully on Tuesday November 7, 2017 with her brothers by her side after a courageous battle with Huntington's disease.

A private family memorial was held on Saturday July 14, 2018 in Newport, Oregon

Rose Marie was born March 23, 1955 in Harvey, ND to Eunice (Hager) & Donald Eckart. In 1959 the family moved to Jamestown and Rose graduated from Jamestown High School in 1973. Rose attended nursing school at North Dakota State School of Science in Wahpeton, ND. In 1981 she moved to Roseville, CA and later to Sacramento, CA where she lived until her retirement. After her retirement she moved to Eugene Oregon to be closer to her brothers and their families. Rose worked as an RN in many areas of the hospital with most of her time working in the emergency department on the overnight shift. Rose had the most infectious smile and laugh and we miss her very much.

Rose is survived by her father Don (step mother Betty); Brothers Lowell (Sharon) Springfield, OR; Barry (Sharon) Eugene, OR; Half-sister Jennifer (Mark) Schumacher, step siblings Sonja (Jim) Fettig and Larry (Kim ) Ford all of Jamestown, ND along with many nieces and nephews

Rose is preceded in death by her Mother Eunice.