Obit: Carl E. Burkholer II

Carl E. Burkholder, II, 64, of Linden, passed away Thursday, March 16, 2017 at UPMC – Williamsport Hospital.

Born September 7, 1952 in Florida, he was a son of Carl E. Burhholder, I and Shirley (Gordner) Shoemaker.

Carl was a graduate of Williamsport High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a fireman with Jersey Shore Fire Station #3. Carl enjoyed spending his summers at his home on the Susquehanna River and feeding catfish from his hand.

Surviving are his significant other and best friend of 32 years Donna R. Cardene, three children, Angela Stark (Chris) of State College, Jenny Smith (Shane) of Avis and Joseph Jaser of Williamsport, seven grandchildren, brother Richard Shoemaker and sister Kimberly Heatley both of Buttonwood, sister-in-law Barbara (Ronald) Hinkal of Williamsport, several nieces and nephews, and friend Kathy Jaser of Avis.

Carl will be greatly missed by his family and friends but especially by his cat Bumper.

A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary.

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