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Friday March 31st, 2017
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Robert E. Berkebile

Berkebile - Robert E., 100, of Fort Pierce, FL, formerly of Salix, went to be with the Lord on March 27, 2017 at St. Lucie Hospice House, Fort Pierce, FL. Born March 3, 1917, in Salix.  Son of the late Daniel and Sadie (Noon) Berkebile. Preceded in death by first wife of 60 years, Imogene (Stumpf) Berkebile in 1994; sons, Robert and William; grandson, Daniel R. Berkebile; sister, Ethel Mock, and brother, William. Survived by wife, Emily (Meade) Berkebile, Fort Pierce, FL; children; Denver (Sandra), Johnstown; James (Suzanne), Kodak, TN.; Karen Pondell , Dearborn Heights, MI.; 16 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren; daughters-in-law, Elizabeth Berkebile, New Boston, MI and Kathryn Berkebile, Pikeville, TN, and several nieces and nephews. Robert retired from Ford Motor Co. He was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, Salix, PA. Friends received from 3-7 p.m. on Friday at the Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Bethel United Methodist church, with the Rev. Donald L. Poole officiating. Interment will be at Dunmyer Cemetery. The family suggests contributions be directed to Bethel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 106, Salix, PA 15952 in memory of Robert. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.


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Mr. Berkebile was a very dedicated husband. I took care of his wife Emily. He visited her daily and loved her dearly and she him. He will be missed.

Sherine Apr 9 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Berkebile

JR & Alice Hoffman Apr 1 2017 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Mar 30 2017 12:00 AM

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A GARDEN PATH was ordered on March 30, 2017

Expression of Sympathy Mar 30 2017 12:00 AM

Denver, Sandra and family, You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you comfort and peace.

Joe and Charlotte Seifert Mar 30 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Berkebile

Janet Blough i lived on palestine road. Mar 30 2017 12:00 AM

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All our love and fondest memories, Damon, Amy Rose, Drake & Kathryn June

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Expression of Sympathy Mar 29 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. I really loved your dad Karen.

John & Peggy Young Mar 29 2017 12:00 AM

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