Scott Eberling, 50, of Postville, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Postville, with Rev. Steve Brackett as the officiant. Visitation was Friday, Aug. 15, from 3-7 p.m. at St Paul Lutheran Church, Postville, and one hour before services at the church Saturday. Inurnment is at a later date. Schutte-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Postville is helping the family with the arrangements. Condolences may be left with graufuneralhomes.com.

Scott Allan, the son of Lee Allan and Eva Jane (Jordahl) Eberling, was born May 5, 1964, in Postville. He was baptized May 24, 1964, and confirmed May 4, 1980, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Postville. Scott graduated from Postville High School in 1983 and Iowa State University in 1987. After college, Scott worked for Mike Krambeer until 1995, when he moved to the family farm. Scott was united in marriage with Deborah Johnson Oct. 26, 1991, at St. John Lutheran Church in Luana. To this union two children, Abby and Zach, were born. Scott was active in the community. He served on the Big Four Fair Board, the Postville Farmers Co-op Board, the Dairy Herd Improvement Association Board, the Allamakee County Dairy Promoters, Iowa State Alumni and the Postville Booster Club. Scott was a lifelong member of St. Paul Lutheran Church.He loved farming, watching his children’s school activities and sports. He participated in a slow pitch softball league, a bowling league and a basketball league.

Scott is survived by his wife, Deb of Postville; his daughter, Abby (special friend, Johnny Schnuelle) of Cedar Falls; his son, Zach of Postville; his father, Lee (Donna Knoke) Eberling of Decorah; five siblings: Lori (Dave) Schoenfeldt of McGregor, Jeff Eberling of Litchfield, Minn., Dan (Cami Jantz) Eberling of Montezuma, Kan., Lynette Eberling of Prairie du Chien, WI and David (Stephanie) Eberling of Peosta; his mother-in-law, Dixie Johnson, of Luana; three brothers-in-law: Kevin (Karen) Johnson of Dodgeville, Wis.; Keith (Sherri) Johnson of Luana; and Kert (Amy) Johnson of Coralville; one sister-in-law, Kathy (Glen) Ohloff of Castalia; and 17 nieces and nephews.

Scott was preceded in death by his mother, Eva; his paternal grandparents, Walter and Edna Eberling; his maternal grandparents, Joseph and Ellen Jordahl; and his father-in-law, Kenneth Johnson.