Rosa Brunhilde “Hilde” Eberle Jones, 73, passed away on Dec 21.

Rosa Brunhilde “Hilde” Eberle Jones, 73, passed away on Dec 21.

She was preceded in death by her parents John and Rosa Eberle of Independence, Mo. She is survived by son Chris Jones.

Rosa was a lifelong member of the Stone Church in Independence, Mo. She was a graduate of William Chrisman High School and later studied art history at the University of Colorado at Boulder. She also attended Florida State and studied pottery in Washington, D.C. Rosa worked for the Kansas City School District as a teacher at Wheatley School and worked at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of art. She was active in church and was a dedicated mother to her son.

Funeral Services will be at the Groves Chapel (1415 White Oak, Independence, Mo.) on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Visitation will be at 9 a.m. followed by a service at 10 a.m. Family and friends can gather in the private dining room following services.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Groves Hospice.

Arrangements: Newcomer’s Noland Road Chapel, 509 S. Noland Road, Independence, MO 64050; 816-252-8900.


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