Lucille ‘Lucy’ M. Eckstine: May 25, 1932 – May 24, 2022

Lucille ‘Lucy’ M. Eckstine, 89, of Cottage Grove, Ore., passed away May 24, 2022. “Her poor little heart gave out.” Lucy was born May 25, 1932 in Oak Creek, Colorado to parents Casey and Mayme (Blandford) McElhinney. She graduated from high school and married James “Jim” J. Eckstine May 17, 1951 in Golden Colorado. She is survived by her husband of 71 years Jim; son Jerry (Lori); son Jimmy (Tami); son Paul (Denise); son David (Patti); daughter Karen (Scott), son John (Paula); daughter Jeanie (PJ), daughter Judy (Bob); son Joe (Lara) daughter Jennifer; sister Daisy Saylor; 31 . . .