403 Forbidden

Edgar Eidemiller

Edgar Eidemiller

Friday, July 8th, 1932 Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Edgar Eidemiller, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Edgar Eidemiller with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks


Obituary for Edgar H. Eidemiller

Edgar H. Eidemiller, 86, resident of Terre Hill, passed away on Thursday, March 07, 2019, at Landis Homes. He was a man of faith, a devoted husband, a loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 66 years, Nancy (Shirk) Eidemiller. Born in Denver, PA, he was the son of the late William H. and Edna (Keith) Eidemiller.
Edgar was a graduate of Terre Hill High School, class of 1950. He served in the First Armored Division of the United States Army, stationed in Fort Hood, Texas, from 1953-1955. He was employed by New Holland Machine Company for 41 years, now Case New Holland.
He was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Terre Hill where he served on the administrative board. He also had been a trustee and treasurer of the Terre Hill Cemetery and was a member of the Terre Hill Borough Council for several years. Edgar was a former member of the Garden Spot Lions Club.
Edgar enjoyed spending time with his family, and watching and playing golf.
Surviving besides his wife are two daughters, Sharon, wife of Jay F. Custer, Newark, DE, and Cynthia, wife of F. Charles Shermeyer, Newark, DE; four grandchildren, Jason Custer (Margaret), Ketchikan, AK., Jacqueline Wolffe (Matthew), Rising Sun, MD, Kelli Shermeyer (Kurt), Charlottesville, VA, and Andrew Shermeyer, Bloomington, IN. Two great-grandchildren, Conor Ewasko and Victoria Custer; a sister, Virginia Windham, The Villages, FL; a brother, Glenn (Marie) of Ephrata; and a sister-in-law, Jerelyn of Lititz. Nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death besides his parents was a brother, Richard.
Friends and relatives are invited to a Visitation on Monday, March 11, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the Eckenroth Home for Funerals, 209 E. Main St, Terre Hill, PA. The funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. with a graveside service following at Terre Hill Cemetery. Pastor Randy Leitzel will be officiating.
The family would like to thank the staff of Landis Homes and Hospice and Community Care for their compassion and care.
Kindly omit flowers. If desired, memorial donations in memory of Edgar, may be made to Hospice and Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA, 17604.

To send flowers to the family of Edgar H. Eidemiller, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, March 11th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Eckenroth Home for Funerals
    209 E. Main St.
    Monday, March 11th, 2019
    1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Service

    Monday, March 11th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Eckenroth Home for Funerals
    209 E. Main St.
    Monday, March 11th, 2019
    Randy Leitzel
  • Interment

    Terre Hill Cemetery
    105 W. Main St.

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Edgar. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Gestures of Sympathy

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo to your condolence?
Jason, Margaret, and Victoria Custer and Janice Custer have sent flowers to the family of Edgar H. Eidemiller.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Jason, Margaret, and Victoria Custer and Janice Custer have sent flowers to the family of Edgar H. Eidemiller.
Hand delivered by a local florist


In loving memory of my brother Edgar. You will always be in my heart and thoughts. Wishing everyone lots of love.
Virginia Windham
Comment | Posted at 07:35pm via Condolence

Gene & Sara Kutz

We wish to express our sympathy to the family, you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Comment | Posted at 02:31pm via Condolence

Harold Wright

So very sorry for your loss. Good man.
Comment | Posted at 10:39am via Condolence

Jason, Margaret, and Victoria Custer

In memory of Grandpa / "Great Granddad" - we love him dearly and he will always be in our hearts. Wishing everyone peace, light, and love.
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Jason, Margaret, and Victoria Custer purchased the The FTD Comfort Planter for the family of Edgar Eidemiller.
Comment | Posted at 10:55am via Floral Arrangements

Janice Custer

With deepest sympathy
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Janice Custer purchased flowers for the family of Edgar Eidemiller.
Comment | Posted at 08:51am via Floral Arrangements

Benefits to Ordering Flowers Through Heartfelt Sympathies

Send Beautiful Flower Arrangements

Ordering through us helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship. Through this service, a card with a picture of your selection will be included so you are able to leave a longer message of support to the family with your thoughtful gesture. Also included is a photo of your arrangement and message which will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website.

The Heartfelt Sympathies Difference:
  • Your flower arrangement will be hand-delivered by a local florist.
  • Choose to send to the service, funeral home, or family's home.
  • Your selected arrangement will be archived in this memorial tribute website in perpetuity.

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Honoring A Life: A Thoughtful Gesture with Global Benefits

Memorial Trees by Honoring A Life

When you choose to have a memorial tree planted for your loved one, you are doing more than simply putting a plant in the ground. You are making a long-term commitment to the environment, and implanting the memories of your loved one in our planet for countless years to come. A memorial tree is a unique tribute that provides global benefits like no other gift could.

What You Receive:
  • A memorial tree planted in the area of greatest need, according to the planting schedule of the American Forests Organization and the Canadian Institute of Forestry.
  • A memorial card to be sent to your home or a person of your choosing which demonstrates the gift you have given.
  • Your name and message listed in this online memorial, and on the honoringalife.org website. (See sample memorial)