ECKERT – JIRINA (47) passed away peacefully at home on April 8, 2005 after a courageous battle with cancer. Jirina will be forever missed by her husband John, children Martin and Leilani and mother Jirina. A funeral service will be held at Port Kells Congregational Christian Church, 19131 88th Ave, Surrey on Saturday 16th April at 11a.m. preceded by a viewing at 10.15 a.m. and reception thereafter. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or BC Cancer Foundation.