In memory of
Burkholder, Michael 3/27/1952 - 12/3/2020 Rockford Burkholder – Michael Earl Burkholder, age 68, passed away Thursday, December 3, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Ruth Burkholder; in-laws, Carl and Lorraine Meyerholtz; sisters-in-law, Patricia Burkholder, Patricia Fricke, Diana Meyerholtz, Deborah Meyerholtz; brothers in-law, Michael Jollands, Timothy Meyerholtz, Richard Meyerholtz, Paul Meyerholtz, and David Meyerholtz. Mike is survived by his wife of 37 years, Donna Burkholder; daughter, Melissa Burkholder-White, son-in-law Cory White (Chicago, IL), and daughter Katherine Burkholder (Rockford, MI); grand dog, Barry Sanders White; brothers, Pat (Cheri) Burkholder, Donald (Karen) Burkholder, James (Sara) Burkholder, John Burkholder, Charles Burkholder; sisters, Brenda (Tom) Zerance, Terese (Phil) Vargaz, Julie (Tommy) Jones, Peggy (Ken) Eden, Mary Kukla, Peggy (Bob) Rasch; in-laws, Ron (Sue) Meyerholtz, Peter Meyerholtz, Laurie Meyerholtz, Beth (Don) Lewis, Mark (Diane) Meyerholtz; several nieces and nephews; and very special grandkids Ryan, Mason, Zoey, and Sierra Meyerholtz. Mike was fervent in his faith, Michigan football, and playing golf. Most of all, he cherished spending time with his family. Memorial Mass will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, December 10, 2020 at St Jude Catholic Church, 1120 4 Mile Road NE, Grand Rapids. Mike's family will greet relatives and friends one hour before the mass at the church. To share a photo, memory, and to sign the online guestbook please visit www.stegengafuneralchapel.com .
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