Richard C. Eckhart, 65, Cresson, passed away Thursday at his residence. He was born in Chicago, son of the late Charles and Laverne (Mahnke) Ekhart. Surviving are a son, Robert C. in Illinois; and three grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Chapel Hill Gardens, Illinois. Arrangements are by Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg.