Inscription: John Berkheimer Died Nov. 14, 1869, Aged 63 Years 7 M's. & 8 Days. Farewell my wife and children all. From you a father, Christ doth call. Mourn not for me it is in vain To call me to your sight again.
Note: Birth date was calculated from the transcription. On line databases have him being born March 6, 1806.