Earl E. Eckert, 73, of Palmyra, PA, died Friday, May 14, 2021, at his residence.

Born in Lebanon, PA on February 25, 1948, he was a son of the late Elam and Mary H. (Rittle) Eckert.

A 1966 graduate of Northern Lebanon High School, he was employed at Woodstream Corporation in Lititz. Earl was a member of Zoar Lutheran Church, Lebanon. He was a car enthusiast and enjoyed NASCAR racing.

Earl is survived by a daughter, Mollie McKnight, of Harrisburg, and a sister, Beverly Sholley, of Myerstown.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at Zoar Lutheran Cemetery, Mount Zion.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Zoar Lutheran Church, 560 Freeport Rd., Lebanon, PA 17046.