Ecklund, Donald R. C.P.D., retired, age 80, October 17, 2013. Loving husband of Lorraine (nee Conley); beloved father of Jill Ecklund, Barry (Kathleen) Ecklund; cherished "Papa" of Madeline and Emily Ecklund; dear brother of the late Marie (late Bill), the late Marjorie (late Mel), the late John (Martha) and the late William; fond brother-in-law of the late Sharon (Fritz) Pruzina; uncle to many nieces and nephews; son of the late Al and Marie Ecklund; dear cousin to Ginger (Rich) Houlihan; dear friend to Jack Schaller. Retired Chicago policeman with 44 years of service, Korean War
Veteran, 50 year member of the Hamburg Club. Visitation Monday, October 21, 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Tuesday, October 22, 9:15 a.m., from MICHAEL COLETTA & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 544 W. 31st St., to Nativity of Our Lord Church. Mass 10:00 a.m. Private Interment St. Mary Cemetery. Funeral information, 312-225-8500.