John W. Eberts Jr.
June 26, 1939 – August 5, 2018
John W. Eberts Jr. “Droopy Drawers” 79, of Clearfield, passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Penn Highlands DuBois.
He was born on June 26, 1939 in Clearfield the son of the late John W. Eberts Sr and Emily (Peters) Eberts. On August 26, 1958 in Woodland he married Judith (Williams) Eberts who preceded him in death on May 12, 2010.
Retired, John had worked for Williams Paving, Tom Smith Trucking and EM Brown. He was a lifetime member of Lawrence Township #5 and Clearfield Boro #3. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and tinkering in his shed.
John is survived by his daughter, Bethany Hunt and her husband David Hunt Sr.; a grandson, David Hunt Jr. and his wife Deanna; three grandchildren: Savannah, Montana and Kylie Hunt; and his loyal dog Peanut. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and two sister: Elizabeth Gearhart and Nancy Lynch.
Friends will be received from 10am until the hour of service on Saturday, August 11. 2018 at the Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. A funeral service will follow at 11am at the funeral home with Rev. John White officiating.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Orphans of the Storm, 412 Hill Street, Curwensville, PA 16833.
To send an on-line tribute go to www.mem.com or www.bennettandhouser.com
- Memorial Service Saturday, August 11, 2018
John W. Eberts Jr.
August 11, 2018
Never will forget the hours you spent at Boals Garage asking Ernie a million questions within the first hour. Won't be the same without you in that chair. Ernie also wanted to say he will never forget the childhood days when you had lights all over your bicycle.
August 7, 2018
I miss the hours we spent with you and snickers at Clearfield Auto Parts.
We listened to lots of stories and talked about the fire company.
Rest in Peace old friend, God has you now.
Dave and Julie Crain
Ed and Lou Ann Heberling
August 6, 2018
I will miss you old friend.
You could Chauffeur, Third Ward’s 1970 CF Mack, with the best of them. Driving all 237 Maxidyne horsepower to the hilt and enjoying every minute of it.
I am sure you are jamming gears and tooling around on a cloud.
You have been reunited with your Loving wife Judy.
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