Danny E. Echer, 86, Lucas, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, at his home.


He was born April 10, 1934, in rural Osborne County to Frank and Sylvia (Florian) Echer. He was a 1952 graduate of Lucas High School.


He married Ramona Svaty on Sept. 23, 1956, in Lucas. She preceded him in death Jan. 22, 2016. He was a meat inspector for 30 years with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He was a U.S. Army veteran.


Survivors include two daughters, Jill Vinson, Salina, and Joy Echer, New York, New York; three grandchildren Rachel Camese, Cole VanBlaricon and Olivia Schaan; and three great-grandchildren.


Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Lucas City Cemetery.


Family and friends can view from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Lucas United Methodist Church. The family will greet guests the day of service at the cemetery.


Memorials are suggested to Lucas United Methodist Church in care Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.