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Grace Caroline Witwer Burkholder
Birth: Sep. 24, 1902
Fetterville
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1979
Farmersville
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Grace C. Burkholder, 76, New Holland R1, died at 12:10 a.m. Tuesday at the Fairmount Rest Home where she had been a guest since 1978.

She was the wife of Daniel W. Burkholder, who died in 1972. Born in East Earl Township, she was a daughter of the late George D. and Catharine Witman Witwer.

She was a member of the Bridgeville Evangelical Congregational Church, where she belonged to the Ladies Bible Class.

Surviving are three sons: James W., husband of Pauline Martin Burkholder, East Earl RD#2;
D. Leroy, husband of Laverne Sweigart Burkholder, Ephrata RD#4; and R.George, husband of Dorothy Kauffman Burkholder, New Holland RD#1; four daughters; Catharine S., wife of Roy R. Messner, East Earl RD#1; Grace I., wife of Richard T. Brubaker, Orange Street, Lancaster; Helen B., wife of Howard L. Messner, East Earl RD#2; and Ruth M.,wife of Arthur L. Gehr, East Earl RD#2; 39 grand-
children; and eight great-grandchildren.

Granddaughter of, Bartan Witman FAG# 21272183
and Caroline M. Dempter Witman FAG# 21272182
Neice of; Robert D. Witman FAG# 21272181
 
 
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 Parents:
  George D Witwer (1874 - 1959)
  Catherine Witman Witwer (1875 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  Daniel Wenger Burkholder (1898 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  James W. Burkholder (1929 - 2003)*
  Daniel Leroy Burkholder (1932 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Barton Clair Witwer (1896 - 1896)*
  George Robert Witwer (1899 - 1970)*
  Grace Caroline Witwer Burkholder (1902 - 1979)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Asleep in Jesus
 
Burial:
Bridgeville Evangelical Congregational Cemetery
Narvon
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 2 Lot 159
 
Maintained by: Ruth George
Originally Created by: Gina Reardon-Gaddis
Record added: Sep 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21393510
Grace Caroline <i>Witwer</i> Burkholder
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Remembering you forever
- The Gehr Family
 Added: Jan. 7, 2017
Your daughter
- Ruth
 Added: Jan. 7, 2017
Remembering you and all your pretty violets!
- George & Dot
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