Mary Lou Burkholder

November 11, 1935 - June 3, 2017
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Mary Lou Burkholder, 81, of Dover passed away June 3, 2017 in New Dawn Nursing Home at Dover following a period of declining health.

Born in Dover on November 11, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Harold Ellsworth and Marian Helena (Berndt) Burkholder.

After graduating from Strasburg High School in 1954, Mar…

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Mary Lou Burkholder, 81, of Dover passed away June 3, 2017 in New Dawn Nursing Home at Dover following a period of declining health.

Born in Dover on November 11, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Harold Ellsworth and Marian Helena (Berndt) Burkholder.

After graduating from Strasburg High School in 1954, Mary Lou continued her formal education at Rigges-La Sayre Beauty College. She owned and operated Mary Lou’s Beauty Shop before working with Park Village and Better Home Health Care prior to her retirement.

Mary Lou was a member of the Faith United Methodist Church in Dover.

Her family includes her sisters, Shelva (Robert) Harmon and Deanna Reidy, both of Dover; her nieces and nephews, James Reidy, Paula Renee (Robert Frevola) Harmon, Eric Harmon, and Theresa (David) McCombs;  and her great-niece Jennifer McCombs, and great-nephew David McCombs, Jr.

She was preceded in passing by her parents and her niece, Laura Lee Harmon.

No public visitation or services are scheduled.

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Born: November 11, 1935
Died: June 3, 2017

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

New Dawn Therapy Department posted on 6/6/17

Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you at this most difficult time. Mary always had a great sense of humor and a smile that could light up a room.

 

Theresa McCombs and family posted on 6/5/17

Aunt Marylou was a great person, full of love and will help any one if she could. We love you and you will be miss.

 

Valeria Lawrence-Meek posted on 6/5/17

So Sorry to hear of Mary Lou's passing.......Gods Blessings.. Sincerely, Val

 

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