On December 27th, 2019, Ann Eckford passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends. Ann will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 50 years Bill, daughter Kyla, son-in-law Pablo Zeiss, granddaughter Cassandra, niece Pamela, and brother-in-law Bob.
Ann was predeceased by her daughter Kelly Zeiss, her sister Ellen Eckford, and her parents, Alton and Marion Childerhose.
Ann was born and raised in the Ottawa Valley. She was a gifted quilter and a dedicated member of Manitoba Prairie Quilters. Her quilts brought joy and happiness to many lucky recipients over the years.
In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, January 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in the Gilbart Funeral Chapel in Selkirk, Manitoba.
Ann’s family and friends would like to thank the staff at the Selkirk Hospital for the exceptional care provided to Ann, and the kindness shown to her family.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Little Britain United Church, Craig Street Cats or the Selkirk Hospital.
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