Age 84 years, longtime resident of Riverside County. Entered Into Eternal Rest during the very early morning hours of Saturday, March 14, 2020, while at his residence. He was born on July 21, 1935, in Akron, Ohio, the beloved son to his parents Ralph and Laura (Stevens) Eckley. Following college, James went on to proudly serve his Country by enlisting in the United States Air Force where he served faithfully until his Honorable Discharge. He is survived by his wife Carmela, sons: Michael, Jimmy & James, daughter Bridgette, brother Sam, a dear grandfather and countless others who knew and loved him He will be forever missed.
Private interment at Riverside National Cemetery will be held Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 2PM.