Obituary: Jill Eckert (McCormack), age 58, of Milford

Jill Eckert (McCormack), age 58, died peacefully on Oct. 2, at her home in Milford, after a long illness.

Jill is survived by her husband, Kevin Eckert of Milford; her daughters, Katie (Larry) Doran of Shelton and Ashley Eckert of Shelton; her two grandsons, Christopher Barrett and Zachary Doran of Shelton, and her brother, James McCormack and sister-in-law, Debora McCormack of Milford.

She was predeceased by her parents, Richard McCormack and Dolores McCormack, and her brother, Timothy McCormack

Jill was born on March 7, 1958 in Bridgeport, CT and grew up in Milford. She graduated from Milford High School in 1976 and remained in Milford where she married and raised her children.  Jill was a kind-hearted free spirit who loved spending time at the beach and doting on her dog, Max.

A private celebration of life will be held by the family at a later date.