Joel Ebert, 69, of Ackley, died Sunday, April 21, 2013, at his home under the care of Cedar Valley Hospice. Funeral services for Joel Ebert will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 121 Prospect Drive, Ackley. Prayer service and a video presentation will be from 6 to 6:30 p.m., with an open time of visitation and sharing from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013, at the Linn's Funeral Home, 903 Cerro Gordo Ave., Ackley. Memorials may be directed to the family c/o his wife: Sue Ebert, 1310 Main Street, Ackley, Iowa, 50601 to be distributed to Joel's favorite charities. Burial will be at the St. John's Church Cemetery, Clarence.