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Visitation

Arpp, Root & Carter Funeral Home
Friday October 4th, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral

Arpp, Root & Carter Funeral Home
Saturday October 5th, 2019
10:30am

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Interment

Germantown Union Cemetery
Saturday October 5th, 2019
11:30am

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Shirley Burkholder

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.

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Hi Kelly, I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother.Keeping you and your family inmy prayers. Take Care.

Tina Russell Oct 7 2019 12:00 AM

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Gail Oct 7 2019 12:00 AM

Isaacc, We are so sorry for the loss of your grandmother. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Virtual Assistant Team (Allstate)

Oct 3 2019 12:00 AM

So many memories of Aunt Shirley will be with us. It was always a wonderful time visiting and playing spades and having pizza. She was so kind to so many. She will be missed. Our sympathies to all the family.

David and Edie Oct 3 2019 12:00 AM

Sympathy and prayers to Duane and entire family.

Marci Cason and family Oct 2 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Praying for everyone. Love, Andy, Patty, Ryan, and Shaun Olmsted

Oct 2 2019 12:00 AM

Our deepest condolences to Duane and family on your loss. --Dale and Jennifer Lakes, Mentor, Ohio

Dale Lakes Oct 2 2019 12:00 AM

Duane, Linda, Becky and Kelly - You have our deepest condolences on the passing of your dear wife and mother. It was always a pleasure to run into Duane and Shirley around town. We pray that you are comforted by only happy memories of your many years together. Karen Carmickle and Mark Heistand

Mark Heistand Oct 1 2019 12:00 AM