Pitman Funeral Home

Service Schedule

James A. Eberhart

Date: Saturday March 3,2018
Time: 9:00 am to 11:00 am

Visitation Location:
Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wentzville, MO

Date: Saturday March 3, 2018
Time: 11:00 am

Service Location:
Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wentzville, MO


May be made payable to Alzheimer's Association in care of Pitman Funeral Home PO BOX 248 Wentzville, MO 63385.

James Eberhart passed away on February 9, 2018 at the age of 78. He was the beloved husband of Karen Eberhart nee Kirkpatrick of O' Fallon, Missouri; He is survived by his three sons, Greg (Louise) Eberhart of Davis City, CA, Bruce Eberhart of St. Louis, MO, Bill (Chris) Johnson of Foley, MO; three daughters, Babette (Rick) Struttmann of O'Fallon, MO, Jennifer (John Sommer) Johnson of Delafield, WI, Paula (Mike) Williams of O'Fallon, MO; brother, Frank (Arline) Eberhart of Kansas City, MO; 16 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his father, Joseph Buryl Eberhart, mother, Eleanor May Eberhart. James was a Lutheran private school teacher for a few years, then started with TWA in cargo working his way up to manager in the flight training center for pilots and flight attendants. He also worked in Central and South America with several airlines where he was in charge of Regulatory Compliance. James survived cancer numerous times, beating it like the energizer bunny. He loved his airplanes, his dog Gertie, and his entire family. James spent his retirement years working for L.C.M.S in "Labors for Christ" building churches from the ground up. He was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in Jan 2013 but was still able to serve at Immanuel Lutheran in the choir and as a server until illness debilitated him Dec 2017. James was always a serving person all of his life, faithfully serving his lord and his fellowman. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

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