Sunday, December 30, 2012 — Maura Julius Eberhardt, 69, of Walnut Street, Mt. Pleasant, died Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at the Tucker Hospice House.
Funeral service was at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, officiated by Rev. Dr. John Boyd. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
The Eberhardt family received friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday evening at Gordon Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant, 8559 Cook St., Mt. Pleasant, N.C.
Maura was born January 27, 1943, in Cabarrus County, son of the late Maude VonCannon Eberhardt and Julius R. Eberhardt.
He graduated from Mt. Pleasant High School and Evans School of Business. He was a member of First Lutheran Church in Albemarle and attended Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, Mt. Pleasant.
He was a travel agent for David Walter Travel and also was self-employed as a bookkeeper and worked with income tax services with both Zeba’s Bookkeeping and Tax Service and Allison Bookkeeping and Tax Service.
He enjoyed traveling and had visited 58 countries throughout the world. He collected antiques and spent many weekends going to antique sales and auctions.
Maura currently served on the Mt. Pleasant Town Council and had served his community for many years. He served by listening to the members of the community, helping and supporting the town and the citizens in many ways. All who know him enjoyed his wit and humor.
He is survived by two sisters, Mary Lou Eberhardt Lindsay of Mt. Pleasant and Tamara Eberhardt of Charlotte; and brother, Barry Eberhardt and wife Vasser of Mint Hill.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, PO Box 595, Mt. Pleasant, NC 28124.