Carl D. Burkholder
1953 - 2021
BORN
1953
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, Inc.
4154 Clark Avenue
Willoughby, OH
Services for Carl D. Burkholder, 68, of Eastlake, will be at 8 PM on Friday, June 18, 2021 at Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Avenue, Willoughby.The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM on Friday, prior to the service at the funeral home.Mr. Burkholder passed away Sunday, June 13, 2021 at his home.Born June 10, 1953 in Painesville, he was a lifetime Lake County resident.He was a co-founder and longtime president of the Chubby Rascals Car Club and coached baseball in the Mentor McMinn League, where one of his teams earned the first ever tournament championship back to the league. He also played Santa Claus for many families and day care centers for more than 40 years.Mr. Burkholder was employed as a CNC operator at Trio Precisioneering in Eastlake. He retired after 25 years of service.Survivors are his son, Stephen; grandchildren, Kadyn and Kamryn Burkholder; sisters, Val (Moe) Helmick and Kathy (Harry) Kerstens; nephew, Brian Helmick and niece, Julie Helmick.He was preceded in death by his former wife, Glenna Burkholder and parents, Karlton and Dorothy.In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to the family to assist Kadyn and Kamryn with their educations.

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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Jun
18
Visitation
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, Inc.
4154 Clark Avenue, Willoughby, OH
Jun
18
Visitation
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, Inc.
4154 Clark Avenue, Willoughby, OH
Jun
18
Service
8:00p.m.
Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, Inc.
4154 Clark Avenue, Willoughby, OH
Jun
18
Service
8:00p.m.
Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, Inc.
4154 Clark Avenue, Willoughby, OH
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Carl was awesome. He was so kind and funny. I worked with him at Trio and always had some laughs.
Rhonda Conley
July 20, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Renee Lehmann
Friend
July 2, 2021
So sad to hear about Carl's passing. He brought many, many years of joy to our family every Christmas. RIP, Santa Claus.
Peggie Lieske
Friend
June 17, 2021
Hello Val and Kathy,

Seems like we only are in touch when someone passes. So very sorry for your loss. Prayers to the family
Linda (Krueger) Layton
Friend
June 16, 2021
Val, I know we haven't been in touch in years, but I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.
Josephine Losecco
Classmate
June 15, 2021
Norb and Barb send our condolences to to the Burkholder family.
Barb and Norb Skufca
Friend
June 14, 2021
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