John C. Eberhardt

    John C. Eberhardt, 87, passed away in Venice, Fla., on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019.
    He was born in Barberton, Ohio, to Joseph and Emma (nee Drotos) Eberhardt and graduated from Kenmore High School.
    He served in the U.S. Air Force, and retired from Goodyear Aerospace after 32 years of service.
    A devoted family man and a rock solid model of selflessness, hard work and generosity will be his forever lasting legacy to family and those that knew him.
    Preceded in death by brothers Joseph, Gene and William, nephew Joseph, and nieces Meghan and Betsy,  he is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Lois; sons, Chip, Greg (Tina) and Tim (Jeannette); granddaughter, Megan; sister, Helen (Bud) Sterner; sisters-in-law, Sheila, Joyce and Cathryn; and a host of nieces and nephews.
    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at House of Eberhardt Funeral Home, 472 W. Turkeyfoot Lake Road (Rt. 619), Portage Lakes, Ohio. Interment will follow at Manchester Cemetery in New Franklin, Ohio.
    Family and friends were received from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and will be received from 10 a.m. until the time of the service Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the funeral home.
    House of Eberhardt Funeral Home, www.houseofeberhardtfuneralhome.com, in New Franklin, Ohio, is in charge of the arrangements.

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