OBITUARY: Owensville: Eunice P. Eberlin (September 15, 1929 - February 11, 2012)

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Eunice P. Eberlin, 82, of Owensville, formerly of Hermann, passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at Gasconade Manor Nursing Home, Owensville, Missouri.

Mrs. Eberlin was born in Bland, Missouri on September 15, 1929, the daughter of the late John and Mathilda (Schneider) Laubert.

She attended grade school at Mt. Sterling Country School. She graduated from Linn High School and attended Missouri State Teachers College in Warrensburg. She taught country school at Lower Little Berger and at Drake Country School.

She was the widow of Howard A. Eberlin. They were married April 30, 1950 at the Baptist Church in Owensville, Missouri. Together they started a family business, Eberlin Boats & Motors in Hermann in June of 1955. The business is still located at the same site and is now run by their son.

She was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, Hermann, Missouri, where she taught Sunday School for 25 years.

Eunice is survived by two sons Dale Eberlin & wife Patty of Hermann and Mark Eberlin & wife Pauline of Hermann, a sister-in-law Audrey Eberlin of Hermann, six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband and a sister Norma June Frey.

Visitation will be Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, Missouri. Funeral services will follow at 1:00 p.m. from funeral home with Rev. Rick Riedel officiating.

Burial will be at Oak Haven Memorial Gardens Hermann, Missouri.

Family request donations to St. Paul United Church of Christ. C/O Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home.