Lucille "Lucy" Gordon Eckstein passed away on Nov. 13, 2019.
Born in Huntington, Long Island, N.Y., on Oct. 19, 1927, the only child of Jacob and Bertha Gordon. Raised in Herkimer, N.Y., and her adult life in Cleveland, where her late husband of 59 years, Myron "Mike" Eckstein was owner and president of General Sheet Steel and Plate.
Devoted mother to Dr. Michael (Liza) Eckstein, Sheryl Eckstein, James (Margot) Eckstein and Cathlyn Eckstein. Loving grandmother of Cameron Eckstein, Jenna (Dr. Sandeep) Duggal, Dr. Brittany (Ray) Glenn, Adam Eckstein, Ryan Eckstein, Desiree (Matt) Gordillo, Selina (Amit) Mathur. Great-grandmother to Dillion and Jaya Mathur, Annsley and Reese Glenn, Adelina and Matteo Gordillo, and Layla and Kaia Duggal.
Memorial services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 17 at The Temple-Tifereth Israel, 26000 Shaker Blvd. in Beachwood. Family will receive friends following services until 8 p.m. Nov. 17 at the residence 20726 Byron Road in Shaker Heights.
Friends who wish may contribute to The Temple-Tifereth Israel or the Eckstein Endowment Fund c/o The Cleveland Sight Center, 1909 E. 101 St., Cleveland, OH 44106.