Brenda Gay Hoeck

Published 6:53 am Saturday, June 27, 2020

Brenda Gay Hoeck


Brenda Gay (Howard) Hoeck, 64, of Crab Orchard, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020, at The Ephraim McDowell Regional Hospital in Danville. She was the wife of Frank “Freddie” Hoeck whom she married on September 14, 1974 in Perryville. 

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Brenda was born in Crab Orchard, KY on September 1, 1955 to the late Joe Edward and Lula Mae (Adams) Howard. She was a member of The Ephesus Baptist Church, where she gave her heart to the Lord in 2004. Brenda was former owner of Circle H Farms. She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother & nana.

Brenda is survived by her loving Husband of 45 Years, Frank “Freddie” Hoeck; Daughter, Crystal Gayle Elliott; Son, Steven Lynn Hoeck & Wife Mina; Sister, Dollie Howard Ritter; Brother, Edward Howard, Jr.; Granddaughter, McKenzie Faith Elliott; Grandson, Wyatt Chase Elliott; Several Nieces, Nephews survive as well as many extended family members and friends.

In addition to her parents, Brenda was preceded in death by two Brothers, Ricky Lynn & Kelly Ray Howard

A private funeral service was held for the immediate family at McKnight Funeral Home. Bro. Doug Eggers officiated the service.

Pallbearers were Darrell E. Carmen, Alfred Estes, Jerry Genton, Steve Spears, Jerry Petrey, Jay Manuel, William & Morris Tucker

Honorary Pallbearers were Raymond Detweiler, Dr. James Duncan, Barbara Estes & Betty Egger.