Eugene  L.  Egbert
  • The family requests that memorial contributions be made to:
  • The Eugene Egbert Scholarship Fund at Anna High School
    Anna, OH

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“Virginia and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your husband, father, and grandfather. Please accept my sympathies and prayers for comfort. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Nancy Steinke - Sidney, OH

“I knew Gene as a caring professional when he called on Select Sires and COBA for Post Printing. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with his...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Bernie Heisner - Fairview Heights, IL

“Thinking of you all now more than ever. We are so very sorry for the loss of your father. We pray that the memories of your dad forever live in...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Chad & Donna Pequignot - OH

“Our deepest sympathy to all of you. Cherish your memories ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Jack & Bonnie Buschur - Minster, OH

“Gene was a good friend. He will be remembered and missed by all of his golfing buddies. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Jerry & Cindy Schmiesing - Sidney, OH

“Nathan,Diane,and family. I am so sorry to hear this terrible sad news. He seemed like a very kind man. I am so so sorry for your loss. I will keep...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Sherry Edens - carlisle, OH - non

“Carman, so sorry to hear of your dads passing, celebrate this Father's Day in his remembrance of a great dad and feel the warmth of his love all...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Kristin Siegel - Ft. Loramie, OH

“Cherish the memories. God Bless everyone.Connie Dean ( Titusville, FL) ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Connie Dean - Titusville, FL

“My sincerest sympathy. May the God of all comfort strengthen your family during this time of sorrow. Those who die God keeps in his memory because he...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: - AL

“Our deepest sympathy to you all. May he rest in peace. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: John and Joyce McLane - FL

“May happy memories ease your sorrow. I was a Kettlersville classmate of Eugene from 1st grade through 12th. With sincere sympathy,Annette (Shroyer)...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Annette Barlow - Manchester, CT

“Nate, Diane and family, you have our deepest sympathy and prayers. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Don & Dina Ruef - Gilbert, AZ

“So sorry to hear of Eugene's passing. Prayers and thoughts to you, gin and the kids and grandkids. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Eunice Ernst - Minster, OH


Of near Kettlersville, OH, died on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 1:40 P.M. at his residence. He was born on June 10, 1948 in Dayton, Ohio, and was the son of the late LeRoy F. and LaHoma M. (Ballweg) Egbert. On November 23, 1972, he married Virginia Quniter, and she survives at their residence. Also surviving are their three children Claudia (Shawn) Fox of Sidney, Carmen (Jon) Canan of Anna, Nathan (Diane) Egbert of Botkins, and ten grandchildren; Merrick, Kiris, and Nolan Fox, Iris, Willow, Rennie, and Novagene Canan, and Wesley, Jared, and Macy Egbert.

Eugene was a member of the Immanuel United Church of Christ in Kettlersville. He was a member of the Ohio Cattleman's Association, the American Shorthorn Association, and was an honorary Lifetime FFA Member. He was a 1966 graduate of Anna High School, where he still holds several basketball records. He enjoyed raising and selling cattle, golfing, and loved sports. He served in the United States Army for two years during the Vietnam War. He retired in January of 2014 after 38 years of working for the Post Printing Company of Minster.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 10:30 AM at the Immanuel United Church of Christ in Kettlersville with the Rev. Ed Rinehart and Rev. James Egbert officiating. Burial will follow in the Willow Grove Cemetery near New Bremen with full military honors. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 from 3:00 until 7:00 PM at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen, and one hour prior to the services at the church on Wednesday. Memorial Contributions can be made to the Eugene Egbert Scholarship Fund at Anna High School. Condolences to the Egbert family can be left online at