Norman "Skip" Eckensweiler, of Point Clark, passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Chapman House Hospice. He was 87. Beloved husband of the late Rita (1987) and Sylvia (2013). Loving father of Ben (Jane), Bob (Bev), Steve (Penny), Tom (Lori) and Tammy (Scott) Buehlow and step-father of Terry Ann (Adam) Lippold and Tom Shantz. Proud grandfather of Matt, Danny (Lindsay), Hal, Mitch, Rob (Luting), Rita, Amy (Jason) Willis, Ashley (Ken) Wright, Lance (Ainsley), Ian (Alanna), Alex, Emily, Carter, Tyler (Chantelle), Mason, Alyssa (Ashley), Brittany and Jessica. Great grandfather of Ryder, Lincoln, Jagger, Piper and Peyton.
Dear brother of Gary (Dorothy) and Ann (Dave) Schmidt and brother-in-law of Charlene Eckensweiler.
Skip will also be missed by his special friend Patsy Anderson of Pine Island, Florida.

Skip was predeceased by his brothers Wilfred "Bud" and Jim and his parents Norman and Alma Eckensweiler.

Skip was a man to be admired. He was always a gentleman with a beautiful smile. He lived a full life and was an inspiration to all. As a role model he showed us what it was to be an amazing father, husband and all around great person. He was always thankful for his wonderful neighbors and friends in Point Clark, Walkerton and Pine Island.

Cremation and a private family interment in Calvary Cemetery, Walkerton will take place. Relatives and friends are invited to a celebration of Skip's life at his home (177 Huron Road, Point Clark) on Saturday, August 12, 2017, beginning at 2:00 p.m.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Chapman House Hospice, Owen Sound would be appreciated by the family. Cards available at the funeral home.
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