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Jean Elizabeth (DeMun) Eberwein

Obituary

Posted: Friday, August 03, 2007

 

  Jean Elizabeth (DeMun) Eberwein

Jean Elizabeth (DeMun) Eberwein

Sterling resident Jean Elizabeth (DeMun) Eberwein died Thursday, July 26, 2007, at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. She was 83.

Private family services were held.

Mrs. Eberwein was born June 21, 1924, in New York. She married Kenneth Eberwein in 1944 and the couple lived in San Diego until 1968. They traveled via the military to the Marshall Islands from 1956 to '57, to Saigon from 1963 to '64, and Taipei, Taiwan from 1965 to '66, until moving to Fairview, Ore. in 1968. While living in Fairview she volunteered at the Fairview Elementary School. They moved to Pahrump, Nev., in 1990 and resided there until 2004. The couple moved to Sterling three years ago.

Mrs. Eberwein was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post No. 3440 in Bandon, Ore., and then transferred to the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post No. 10054 in Pahrump, Nev.

"She will be greatly missed," her family said.

Mrs. Eberwein is survived by her husband of 63 years; daughter, Barbara Vogt of Snow Flake, Ariz.; son, Roger Eberwein of Colorado Springs, Colo.; grandchildren, Robin Warren of Anchorage, DeAnna Martindale of Bandon, Ore., Kenneth and Eric Vogt of Snowflake, Jodi Painter of Sterling and Angelique Eberwein, Jolene Tryon, Stephanie Belarde, and Timothy Eberwein of Colorado Springs; 19 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Arrangements were made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel.



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