STEPHENSON - Scott D. Eckert, 49 of Stephenson, Mich., passed away on Friday, August 1, 2014 at Bay Area Medical Center as a result of a work accident. Scott was born on October 2, 1964 in Marinette, WI to Eugene and Sandra (Mueller) Eckert. On June 16, 1990, Scott married the former Wendy Vetort at Henes Park in Menominee, Mich. Scott worked in the family business, Eckert Vending for many years and most recently for Plutchak Fabricating as a machine operator. Scott very much enjoyed working outdoors and being hands on in the construction trade. A true outdoorsman, Scott loved going to camp, hunting, fishing, canoeing, camping, and riding four-wheeler. He took great pride in being with Wendy and teaching his boys valuable lessons in life. Scott further enjoyed John Deere tractors and his "baby," his truck. Above all else, being with his family is what brought Scott the greatest joy.