Dennis Lee Eckman, Jr., 47, of Schwenksville, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 10, 2021.
Born September 12, 1974 in Norristown, he was a son of Lorraine (Kimbel) Eckman and the late Dennis L. Eckman, Sr. Dennis was a graduate of Perkiomen Valley High School, class of 1992.
Dennis’s greatest passion was sprint car racing since his father started taking him to races at a young age. He loved traveling to races with family and his dear friend, Kenny Bealer, and was able to fulfill his lifelong dream of attending Knoxville Nationals in Knoxville, Iowa. Dennis also loved professional wrestling, football, and the Three Stooges (Curly, not Shemp). He loved to laugh and inherited his father’s sense of humor which was contagious to everyone around him.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Heather Eckman and her husband, David Hansen, of Fair Oaks, CA, and Eric Eckman of Schwenksville.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service at 11 AM on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, at the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. 3440 Skippack Pike, Skippack, PA 19474, where friends may greet the family from 10-11 AM. Burial will follow at Limerick Garden of Memories. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Helping Hands, Inc. at www.helpinghandsinc.com. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com