Edwin Eiler Ebbert, 85, of Montrose, IL passed away at 4:45 pm on December 25, 2015 in rural Teutopolis.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Tuesday December 29th 2015 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Toledo, IL. Visitation will be on Monday evening at the funeral chapel from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Burial with Military Rites will be in the Island Creek cemetery rural Jewett.
Eiler was born on December 25th 1930 in Jasper County the son of Ross and Mabel (Wishard) Ebbert. Surviving are three brothers, Richard Ebbert of Montrose, Horace Ebbert of Custer Park, IL and Warren Ebbert of Wheeler; nephews Steve (Brenda) Ebbert of Newton, Terry (Beverly) Ebbert of Newton, Scott (Pamela) Ebbert of Charleston and Todd (Celia) Ebbert of Effingham; nieces Karen (John) Lowe of Georgetown, TN and Sherry (Mike) Weber of Seymour, TN. Eiler was preceded in death by his parents and one brother Robert and a sister Cora Belle Wise.
Eiler was a farmer and was in the US Army during the Korean War. He was a member of the Newton American Legion. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com