Hedda Augusta Eva Eckstrom

Eckstrom, Hedda Augusta Eva

(Nee: Svartfelt)


Of Comox, born May 29, 1910 in Muggendorf, Austria; passed away in St. Joseph’s Hospital ECU on November 12, 2002.

Eva was predeceased by her husband Adolph Eckstrom on April 22, 1975. She will be lovingly remembered by her friends; Brenda and Myrtle and by her relatives in Sweden and Seattle, Washington.

A very special thank you to the staff of Cumberland Intermediate Care and the Oceanview Wing of ECU at St. Joseph’s Hospital. These two facilities were home to Eva Eckstrom since 1995. “You are my heroes” – Myrtle Capling.

A Service of Remembrance will be held at a later date at the ECU at St. Joseph’s Hospital.

COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, 1101 Ryan Road, entrusted with arrangements.


“And I will raise you up on

Eagle’s Wings

Bear you on the Breath of Dawn

Make you to shine like the Sun

And hold you in the palm of My Hand”


Psalm 91