Eli S. Burkholder

Eli S. Burkholder, 68, passed away Nov. 5, 2019 at his home in Verona, after a year and a half battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born to Samuel and Mary Burkholder Sept. 4, 1951 in Portland, Ind. He married Edna M. Burkholder April 11, 1972.
Survivors include: his wife of 47 yrs; four sons and three daughters, Chester (Martha) Burkholder of Galena, Mary Ann (Marvin) Nisley of Seymour, Iowa, Moses (Polly) Burkholder of Verona, Susanna (Enos) Yoder of Verona, Samuel (Tina) Burkholder of Verona, Clara (John) Yoder of Verona and JR. (Esther) Burkholder of Verona; 56 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; five brothers and seven sisters. He was preceded in death by his parents,  one brother-in-law and one sister-in-law.
Funeral services were held Nov. 8, 2019. Burial followed  in the Verona Amish Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.


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