John Joe Eigel, 76 passed away Sunday, June 3, 2012 at The Waters of Scottsburg. He was born in Leopold, IN on June 16, 1935 to the late John and Emily (Harbaville) Eigel.
He had worked as a farmer and enjoyed John Deere tractors. He was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church.
Surviving is his sister, Rosemary Schell of Evanston, IN and a brother, David Eigel of Tell City, IN and five nieces and nephews and eight great-nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. CST on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at St. Augustine Catholic. Father Brian Esarey will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home on Monday from 4-8 p.m. with a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. and Tuesday from 8 a.m. until 9:15 a.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Augustine Catholic Church.