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Shirley J. (Perrine) Burkholder

September 23, 1931 ~ September 30, 2019 (age 88)

Burkholder, Shirley J., age 88 of Germantown passed away peacefully on September 30, 2019 at Brookdale Oakwood. She was born in Franklin, PA and retired from the Dupps Company after 28 years. Shirley enjoyed crossword puzzles, reading spy novels, music and dancing. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her grandson Aaron Lakes, 2 brothers and 2 sisters. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Duane Burkholder, her daughters Linda (Nathan) Jones, Rebecca (Robert) Mitchell, and Kelly (Tom) Lakes, 5 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Shirley loved her family dearly and loved spending time with them, she will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 10:30am at the Arpp, Root & Carter Funeral Home, 29 N. Main St. Germantown, OH with her Pastor Matthew Patton officiating, interment immediately following at Germantown Union Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday, October 4, 2019 from 5:00-7:00pm at the Funeral Home.

Donations may be made to:

Hospice of Dayton
324 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, OH 45420,

Alzheimers Association-Miami Valley Chapter
31 W. Whipp Rd. Dayton, OH 45459,
Tel: (800) 272-3900

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