Gaile L. Eberhardt, 73, of Altoona died Friday at her residence.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late William A. and Florine C. (Folmar) Jones. She married Joseph D. Eberhardt on June 8, 1965. He preceded her in death Jan. 15, 2011.
Surviving are two children: a son, Joseph Allen Eberhardt and wife, Susan; a daughter, Renee Lee Heininger and husband, Troy; four grandchildren: Shealyn, Marissa, Lexi and Dean, all of Altoona; a brother, Ronald Jones; a sister, Donna Burkholder; a brother, William Jones, all of Altoona; cousins: Colleen and Paul Smith; friends: Maria and Brian Wills and Marcella Salvi; and a niece, Anna Fleck.
Mrs. Eberhardt was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Altoona.
She was a graduate of Altoona Area High School.
Gaile loved spending time with her family and friends.
She enjoyed playing Bingo and gambling, especially when she visited her home in Las Vegas.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Altoona, with the Rev. Brian Saylor officiating. Committal rites will be held at Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to AseraCare Hospice, 1015 Logan Boulevard, Altoona, PA 16602.