We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Wilburn "Wib" Ebers

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 1, 2014 for 88 year old Wilburn "Wib" Ebers of Chester, IL who died Friday, June 27, 2014 at Three Springs Lodge in Chester, IL.

Wilburn was born August 19, 1925 in Wine Hill, IL, the son of Edmund and Lena (Diercks) Ebers. He married Elsa Westerman on June 2, 1946 in Campbell Hill, IL and she preceded him in death on December 20, 1991.

Survivors include one son, Gary Ebers of Walsh, IL. One daughter, Sharon Snider of Steeleville, IL. One sister, Eddell Fedderke of Chester, IL. Six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and three brothers.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Monday, June 30, 2014 and from 7:30am until 9am Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at the Wilsonís Funeral Home in Steeleville, IL. Visitation will continue at 10am on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at St. Paulís Lutheran Church in Wine Hill, IL.

A funeral service for 88 year old Wilburn "Wib" Ebers of Chester, IL will be held at 11am Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at St. Paulís Lutheran Church in Wine Hill, IL with Rev. Tim Zechiel officiating.

Burial will be in the churchís cemetery.

Memorials can be made to St. Paulís Lutheran Cemetery Perpetual Care.