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Penelope “Penny” Eckenboy

Obituary Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Penelope “Penny” Eckenboy, age 77 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Wednesday, October 17, 2018.

Mrs. Eckenboy was born September 2, 1941 in Chicago, IL to the late Raymond and Naima Olson. On Christmas Day in 1960 in Chicago Penny married Cliff Eckenboy. Penny attended Jones Commercial School, where she studied business and clerical administration.  After finishing school, Mrs. Eckenboy worked 17 years at Pillsbury Law Firm in Washington, D.C.  She later worked for a private law firm in Fredrick, Maryland, and also the American Cancer Society.  When Penny relocated to Sautee Nacoochee she became active in the library in Helen, Georgia. 

Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Cliff Eckenboy, Sautee Nacoochee; daughter and son-in-law, Timbre and Andrew Day, Hagerstown, MD; grandchildren, Kalvin and Maky Makael, Spencer Day, Olivia Day, Stewart Day; sisters, Joy Price, Illinois; Echo Olson, Wisconsin; Jean Sproehnle, Arizona; several nieces and nephews also survive. 

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