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Janet Eckardt Long
August 8, 1936 ~ December 31, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old
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Janet Eckardt Long of New Market passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2023. Janet was born in Front Royal and was the daughter of the late Joseph E. and Marie Mason Eckardt.
She is survived by 2 sons, Harold (Burt) Long of New Market, Hoyle (Bart) Long, III of Harrisonburg; 1 daughter, The Reverend Doctor Cynthia Long of Waynesboro, and 2 grandchildren, Hillary and Miranda Long.
Janet lived at Marva, her home for 61 years and had an antique shop called Marva Antiques from 1961-1983. She had a passionate love for antiques and operated the antique shop owned by her son Burt Long. She enjoyed her friends and customers from all over the world.
She was a member of Reformation Lutheran Church of New Market. Janet helped to raise funds for the American Cancer Society, Shenandoah Unit Relay for Life.
Per her wishes the services will be private.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society, Shenandoah Unit P.O. Box 321, Woodstock, Virginia 22664.