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Obituary for Daniel Lester Burkholder

Daniel Lester Burkholder, of Rockledge Drive, Carlisle, PA, born September 12, 1953, died May 2, 2022 at the age of 68 years, 7 months, 20 days.

He was a member of the Mountain View Mennonite Church. He was the son of the late Martin L. and Ruth H. (Horst) Burkholder, and the husband of Susanna K. (Rudolph) Burkholder.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by seven sons, Josiah (Rachel) Orleans, MI, Marcus (Alta) Newville, PA, Joel (Delores) Dongola, IL, Ethan (Laura) Twin City, GA, Stephen (Joy) Orleans, MI, Samuel (Esther) and Philip (Sharon) , both of Carlisle, PA; five daughters, Laura and Aletha Burkholder, both of Carlisle, PA, Vera Jane (James) Witmer, Lebanon, PA, Suellen and Edith Burkholder, both of Carlisle, PA, 33 grandchildren; three brothers, John (Marie) Waynesboro, PA, Nathan (Ruth) Sharpsburg, MD, James (Rhoda) Hagerstown, MD; and three sisters, Naomi Martin, Waynesboro, PA; Sarah Burkholder, Greencastle, PA; Elizabeth (Jesse) Petre, Greencastle, PA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Rebecca, and one brother in-law, Jerry Martin.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. in the Mountain View Mennonite Church, 720 Burnt House Road, Carlisle, PA 17015 conducted by the Mountain View Mennonite Church Ministry.

Viewings will be held Thursday, May 5th from 5-7 and Friday, May 6th from 1-3 and 5-7 p.m. at the church.

Burial will take place in the Mountain View Mennonite Church Cemetery.

Family request omission of flowers.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc.