Donald “Rudy” Eberle

Donald “Rudy” Eberle

Donald “Rudy” Eberle

Cedar Rapids

Donald (Rudy) Eberle, 65, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, passed away at his home on Friday, Aug. 26, 2022, surrounded by his loving family.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel Stateroom. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31, at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories, with the Certified Celebrant Dr. James Coyle officiating. A livestream of the service will be available on the Cedar Memorial website, under, Rudy’s obituary, under the video tab starting on Wednesday, August 31 at 1 p.m. Inurnment to follow at the Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery-Resthaven. Everyone is invited to a gathering after the inurnment at the family home, 393 30th St. SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Rudy was born on March 17, 1957, in Cedar Rapids. He was the son of the late Harold E. and Barbara (Helbig) Eberle. On April 17, 1977, Rudy married the love of his life, Debra Ann Wilmot, in Cedar Rapids. In his younger years, Rudy really enjoyed racing cars, loved fishing, camping, woodworking, making model cars and boating. He was a huge Green Bay Packer fan. His greatest joy was spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Those left to cherish Rudy’s memory are his wife, Debra of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; his children, Angela (Jamie) Eberle-Fenoglio, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Darrick Wayne Eberle of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and David Ryan Wilmot of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; his grandchildren, Madison Eberle, Attwood Eberle, Camren Taylor-Eberle, Sarina Taylor-Eberle, Cayleb Taylor, Brennen Taylor and Kylee Fenoglio; his great-grandchildren, Ari and Remington; his stepmother, Marion Eberle; his siblings, David (Amy) Eberle Sr., of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Collene Hansen, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; stepbrothers, William and John Wilmot; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepbrother, David A. Wilmot.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.

Condolences for the family may be left at under obituaries.

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