Michael David Eshbach

Eshbach YORK Michael David Eshbach, 24, entered into rest at 11:50 a.m. on Saturday, June 1, 2013, at York Hospital as the result of injuries sustained in an ATV accident. He was the fiance of Amanda M. Gray of Dover. Born September 13, 1988, in York, he was a son of David C. Eshbach of Thomasville and Debra L. (Gregg) Eshbach of York, and the stepson of Jonelle H. Eshbach of Thomasville. Michael was a 2007 graduate of Dover High School. In 2010, he graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Technology with an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Emergency Medical Services in the Paramedic Technician program and received The Humanitarian Award. He worked as a paramedic for Memorial Hospital and part-time for York Hospital. He was also a volunteer firefighter with Dover Township Volunteer Fire Department, where he was a member. In addition, Michael was a member of Red Knights Motorcycle Club Pennsylvania Chapter #19 and East Berlin VFW Post #8896. He was an avid hunter and fisherman who enjoyed motorcycle riding and UTA Karate. Michael is also survived by a step-brother, Daniel C. Bollinger; two step-sisters, Caroline J. Bollinger and Claudia N. Bollinger, all of Thomasville; paternal grandparents, Rev. Dr. Warren and Theresa Eshbach of Dover; maternal grandfather, Thomas E. Landis, Jr. of York; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Helen E. Landis. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Michael's funeral at 10 a.m. on Friday at Calvary Baptist Church, 2740 Roosevelt Ave., York. There will be visitations from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at Dover Township Volunteer Fire Department, 3700 Davidsburg Rd., Dover and from 9 to 10 a.m. on Friday at the church. Burial will follow in Suburban Memorial Gardens. Officiating will be the Rev. Greg D. Wahlberg, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church. Emig Funeral Home, Dover, is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Dover Township Volunteer Fire Department, 3700 Davidsburg Rd., Dover, PA 17315.

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Emig Funeral Home
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(717) 292-2931

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on June 4, 2013