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Edgar Eidemiller

Edgar Eidemiller

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

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Obituary

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.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

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

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

    Terre Hill Cemetery
    105 W. Main St.
    TERRE HILL, PA

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ginnie17446@gmail.com

In loving memory of my brother Edgar. You will always be in my heart and thoughts. Wishing everyone lots of love.
Virginia Windham
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Gene & Sara Kutz

We wish to express our sympathy to the family, you are in our thoughts and prayers.
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Harold Wright

So very sorry for your loss. Good man.
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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.
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Janice Custer

With deepest sympathy
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