A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at Boston Funeral Home, with Deacon Richard Rozumalski officiating. Burial will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery in Stevens Point.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 9 a.m. Saturday until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mrs. Ebel was born July 8, 1928, in Wauwatosa, a daughter of the late Glenel and Adeline (Guk) Nourse.
She attended Marvel School of Beauty Culture in Milwaukee where she met her husband.
She was married to Jerome Ebel Sept. 13, 1947, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Stevens Point. He preceded her in death.
They settled in Stevens Point.
In addition to assisting her husband in the beauty shop, she pursued sewing, making clothes for the family. She graduated from Mid-State Technical School in 1978 and was hired at Worzalla Publishing Co. where she worked as a secretary. She retired briefly in 1998, then worked part-time for Ebel Woodworking.
She attended St. Joseph Catholic Church. She volunteered in the St. Anne’s Society and for hospice.
Survivors include five sons, Joseph (Anne Lalley), Asheville, N.C., Jeffery (Patricia), Stevens Point, Jerome II, Mosinee, John (Wanda), Custer, and James “Tiger” (Carleen), Tulsa, Okla.; four daughters, Judith (Steven Deal) Ebel and Jenifer (Kent Jakusz) Ebel, both of Stevens Point, Julie (Kurt) Helminiak, Bancroft, and Jean (Don) Kohloff, Kenosha; one sister, Gwen Benjamin, New Berlin; 20 grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one sister and one grandson.