Theresa Jane Eberhardy, 83, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother and many other titles too many, was called to her eternal resting place on November 23, 2016. She entered this world on September 12, 1933 on a farm in Pierce County, WI, born to Louie and Esther Kainz.
After graduating from Elmwood High School, Jane moved to Milwaukee, WI, where she met Vernon Eberhardy. They lived in the Milwaukee/Mequon/Thiensville area for many years. The two moved their family to New Mexico in the early 70's. They had been married for 46 years when Vernon passed away unexpectedly.
Jane and Vern loved to travel and Jane was a lifelong reader. They were both involved in their faith and churches all their lives.
Jane is preceded in death by her husband, Vernon; her parents and parents-in-law; seven siblings and siblings-in-law. She is survived by her children, Joette Haase (Jerry) of Tacoma, WA, Dana Gonzales (Armando “Nick”) of Dixon, NM, Christy Kieser (Wade “Earl”) of Kissimmee, FL, Scott Eberhardy of Espanola, NM and Terry Bird (Mike) of Springfield, OR. She is also survived by her siblings, Margaret Galloway, Carol Charnock (Marty), Robert Kainz (Doris), Adele Kainz, Judy Kainz, Carol Trimberger, Roger Eberhardy and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, godchildren and nieces and nephews. Services were with French Funerals and Cremations in Rio Rancho, NM on Dec. 5, 2016