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John S. Berkheimer


John S. (Mouse) Berkheimer, of Marysville, Pa., passed away on Monday, November 18, 2019, at UPMC Pinnacle West Shore Hospital.

He was born on January 29, 1954 and lived most of his life in Middletown, Pa. John was the son of the late Donald D. and Mildred F. (Brinser) Berkheimer and was preceded in death by his wife Pauline (Gutshall) Berkheimer.

He is survived by three siblings: Sylvia (Berkheimer) Devoe and husband, Thomas of Middletown; Roger Berkheimer and wife, Susan of Coatesville and Donna (Berkheimer) Gutierrez and husband, Julian of Middletown. John is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

He loved landscaping, gardening, dogs, and the Lord! Despite his vices, John was a very social and witty individual. Everyone who interacted with him always walked away with a smile.

A private family life celebration will take place at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made in honor of John to: Do Over Ministries, Inc., 2400 North 6th Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110; 717 805-0711, or at their website