Lloyd M. Borkholder, 88, New Paris, died 11:58 a.m. Sunday, June 13, 2021, at Goshen Hospital. He was born Oct. 29, 1932, in Elkhart, to Manas and Kate (Chupp) Borkholder. He married Patricia J. (Kaiser) Borkholder Aug. 5, 1956, and she died Aug. 27, 2016.
Surviving are daughters: Amy Borkholder, Bristol; Beth (James) Busch, Plymouth, Minn.; son, Bradley Borkholder, Nappanee; grandchildren: Katherine and Jacob Busch; siblings: Vera Graff, Fort Wayne; Inez (Kenneth) Schmucker, New Paris; Orpha Toth, New Paris; Wilma Ruch, Milford; Wilbur Borkholder, New Paris; and Vernon (Donna) Borkholder, Milford.
Preceding him in death are his parents, wife, Patricia, sister, Treva Borkholder and brother, Jerry Borkholder.
Lloyd served in the U.S. Army, discharged in 1954. He retired as a Financial Controller from Pete Fall Ford, Inc., Elkhart. Lloyd was a member of the VFW Post 985. He enjoyed woodworking and working around his house. He loved spending time with family and friends.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. July 24, at Rieth Rohrer Ehret Funeral Home, 311 S. Main St, Goshen. Pastor Lenny Krebs will officiate. Private family burial will be held at New Paris Cemetery. Memorial donations may be directed to ADEC, Goshen Hospice or donor’s choice.