Jeffrey Joseph “Jeff” Eberhart of Eagle River, Wis., passed away peacefully while holding his wife’s hand on Jan. 15, 2022, at the age of 61.

Jeff was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bernard and Henrietta Miller of Morton Grove, Ill. and Aloysius and Amalia Eberhard of Chicago, Ill.; and parents, Joseph Eberhart and Shirley Tucker of Wonder Lake, Ill.

Jeff is survived by his wife, Carol Eberhart née Liadis; and his sister, JoAnn Eberhart of Morton Grove, Ill.; and his sister, not by blood but by heart, Marcie McNabb of Sweet Home, Ore.

Jeff was an avid outdoorsman who loved everything that nature offered.

Jeff enjoyed spending time with Carol fishing, shooting, bicycling, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.

Jeff could keep his friends and family captivated for hours regaling them with stories of his adventures.

Jeff enjoyed making people laugh and had a wonderful sense of humor. Jeff will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him.

A private memorial service for the family was held.

Arrangements by Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home, Eagle River. Online condolences may be expressed at