November 25, 1956 - January 23, 2018
Service Date: January 30, 2018
Funeral Home Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs
Cemetery Leavenworth National Cemetery
- Visitation: 6-7p, Monday, January 29, 2018, at Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs with a short service to follow
- Graveside Service: 2:30p, Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at Leavenworth National Cemetery
Carl Franklin Eft, 61, of Excelsior Springs, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018, in North Kansas City, MO.
Visitation will be Monday, January 29, 2018, from 6-7:00 p.m. at Hidden Valley Funeral Home Of Excelsior Springs with a short service to follow. A graveside service will be held 2:30 pm on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at Leavenworth National Cemetery.
Carl was born November 25, 1956, in Kansas City, MO. He is the son of the late Robert E and Dorothy E (Pahlman) Eft. He married Laura Prosser on September 14, 1991, in Excelsior Springs, Missouri.
In his younger days Carl was an Eagle Scout with Boy Scout Troop 550. He enlisted in the United States Navy in 1975, serving as an Ordinanceman for four years and in the reserves for three years. Carl was a proud member of the NRA who loved hunting and the outdoors. He was a lead maintenance man at Coveris Inc. and was with the company for 34 years.
He is survived by his wife: Laura (Prosser) Eft, one daughter: Brandi Eft (Fiancé, Robert Johnson- Waggerman II) of Independence, MO, his mother Dorothy E (Pahlman) Eft; one grandchild: Jessica Nicole Johnson. He is also survived by three nieces.
In addition to his father, Carl was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Johnson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, www.cancer.org.