Marcia Karyn Frohman Gorby Eckard

Marcia Karyn Frohman Gorby Eckard

December 7, 1943  -  September 12, 2022


Marcia Karyn Frohman Gorby Eckard, 78, of Brazil, Indiana, passed away at Signature Health on September 12, 2022.


Marcia was born on December 7, 1943, in Brazil, Indiana the daughter of Kenneth and Rosemary (Anderson) Eckard. Marcia graduated from Staunton High School with the class of 1961. Following high school she graduated from Ivy Tech and then Indiana University as a RN. Marcia worked as an RN for more than 40 years. Most of her career was spent at Union Hospital.


Marcia was a member of the Maplewood Christian Church and sang with a musical group called the Songs of Praise.


Marcia is survived by her daughter Julia (Bill) Dawson of Brazil; grandchildren: Andrew Dawson, Ashley Dawson Leonard (Joe), Hanna Dawson and Emily Dawson; great-grandchildren: Harper Dawson, Hensley Dawson, and Foster Dawson; two brothers: Michael Eckard (Linda) and K. Stephen Eckard; nieces and nephews: Elizabeth Price (Dr. Stephen), Stephanie Riggs (Charles), and Jason Eckard (Andrea).


Visitation will be at Lawson – Miller Chapel 1702 E. National Ave. Brazil, Indiana 47834, on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Services will follow at 1:00 PM.


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