Joan E. Eberhard, 92, of Clyde, died at Spring Creek in Green Springs, Ohio on Saturday, January 1, 2022.
Mrs. Eberhard was born in Bellevue on August 10,1929 to Corrine (Borer) and Clayton Leichty.
She graduated from the former York High School in 1947 and then the former Fremont Beauty School.
For over fifty years she was a beautician, working in her own shop, Joan's Beauty Shop.
Mrs. Eberhard loved to compete in the county fairs with her canned goods, winning numerous ribbons. She liked to take care of her fish and plants. Many in the area know her for her woven rugs, which she would sell at craft shows.
On April 28, 1951, she married Norman L. Eberhard. He preceded her in death on May 24, 2000.
Mrs. Eberhard is survived by their four children, Philip Eberhard of Clyde; Lynn (Susan) Eberhard of Bellevue; Corrine (Wayne) Ross of Green Springs and Hazel (Jay) Baker of Chillicothe. Eight grandchildren, Laura, Gregory, Eric, David, Kristy, Sara, Jeritt, and Myra also survive. Her sister Corrine Jane Wurm lives in New Washington, Ohio.
Her parents and sister, Carol Leichty are deceased.
Visitation will be on Thursday, January 13, 2022 from 2:00-5:00 pm at Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 South Main St., Clyde, Ohio. The funeral will be at the funeral home at 10:30 am on Friday, January 14, 2022. Burial will be in Butternut Ridge Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice.