M. Jane Burkholder, age 95, of Novi, Michigan passed away Friday August 15, 2014. Prior to her retirement she had been employed by General Motors at the Willow Run Hydromatic Plant.
Mrs. Burkholder was born on March 25, 1919 in Wauseon, Ohio the daughter of the late John J. and Grace (Miley) King. She married Wilson Edgar Burkholder and he preceded her in death in 1995. She was a member of the VFW Legion Auxiliary.
Surviving are children; Philip (Kathleen) Burkholder of Milford, MI, Roger (Gail) Burkholder of Royal Oak, MI, Linda (Raymond) Gromacki of Brighton, MI, and George (Elaine) Burkholder of Livonia, MI. Also surviving are nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death was a great-grand-daughter; Samantha Nadeau.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00pm Tuesday August 19, 2014 at the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon with Pastor Mary Jo Bray officiating. Interment will follow in the Wauseon Union Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 10:00am until service time. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the Dementia Society of America – PO Box 600 – Doylestown, PA 18901 . Online condolences may be made to the family at www.GrisierFH.com . The Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon has been entrusted with arrangements.