Born 9-26-1922 -- Died 9-6-2005
Russell H. Eberle, 82, of Hardy, died Sept. 6, 2005, at the Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehab Center in Ash Flat, Ark.
He was born Sept. 26, 1922, in Quincy, Ill., the son of George and Minnie Holtman Eberle.
He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served during World War II.
He was married to Patricia Kroeger on Jan. 19, 1963, in Quincy, Ill. He worked as a welder for Gardner-Denver Company in Quincy, Ill., for 34 years before retiring and moving to Arkansas.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Eberle of the home; one son, John Eberle of Florissant, Mo.; and one granddaughter, Ashley Hodges.
A memorial service and interment will take place at the Jefferson Barracks Veterans Cemetery in St. Louis, Mo. at a later date. Local arrangements are under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland, Ark.