John Theodore Eschel Death – Obituary: John Theodore Eschel has left friends, family and loved ones heart-broken as the news surrounding the death of John Theodore Eschel was announced. Information about the death of the deceased was released across social media on October 12, 2020.
We mourn with the family of John Theodore Eschel, we understand how disheartening they could be right now, so we are sending our thoughts and prayers to the people affected.
John Theodore Eschel Funeral | Obituary Arrangements
John Theodore Eschels, CLU
Ted, professionally known as J. Ted, 97, of Birmingham, MI, passed away peacefully on October 8, 2020. Beloved husband of 68 years of the late Natalie Scott Eschels. Also preceded in death by his parents Myrtle and John, half-brother Thurlow Frazer, and son-in-law Ted ter Haar. Survived by his loving sister Iris Cook of California, daughter Patti terHaar, son Randy (Sherie). Grandchildren are Cara (Keith) Fedewa Debbaudt, David (Rebecca) Fedewa, Garett Eschels, and Erin Eschels. Great Grandchildren are Henry, Theodore, Everett, and Oliver Fedewa, and Kacie and Colten Debbaudt. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews, and his compassionate care roommate Aeon Clahar.
His long storied career served clients in their insurance and investment needs, through the J. Ted Eschels Agency. He was a pioneer in working with educators on their retirement plans, and served his industry as a board member and president of numerous associations. The business grew to become the Eschels Financial Group, Inc. in 1988, and is now run by the second and third generation, Randy and Garett Eschels. Decades of awards on walls and shelves tell this story of dedication and service.
He was an active member and deacon of Redford Baptist Church, helping build the church, and later became a member of Highland Park Baptist Church.
He served his country as a member of the U.S. Army during WWII.
Family will gather graveside for interment next to his dear wife Natalie. A memorial service may be planned at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Highland Park Baptist Church, or your favorite charity.
~Lovingly submitted by his family
Tributes to John Theodore Eschel
To the family, kindly receive our heartfelt condolences. Do you have anything to say or condolence messages to share. Feel free to use the comment section below, Friends and Family has shown their sympathy by sharing their grieving message across social media.
John Theodore Eschel GoFundMe Page
At the moment, we are not sure if any GoFundMe me account was created on behalf of the dead person, either to fund the funeral arrangements or created on behalf of the family.
Although funeral arrangements have yet to be announced, it goes without saying the family is dealing with a devastating loss and could use your support. On behalf of the John family, we are asking for your prayers, love, and support during this very difficult and painful time for them.