Birth: Aug. 24, 1982
Death: Jul. 5, 2012

Tyler Scott Burkholder, 29, Cassville, joined his Lord and Savior the morning of Thursday, July 5, 2012, at his home.

He was born Aug. 24, 1982, in Kokomo to Danny and Elizabeth (Glassburn) Burkholder. He was engaged to April Oldaker.

He was employed by Triple Nickel Roofing in Kokomo.

He graduated from Maconaquah High School in 2001. He loved to swim, and he enjoyed fishing and walks with his two boys.

He also enjoyed the outdoors, especially mushroom hunting.

Survivors include his mother, Elizabeth Burkholder, Kokomo; sister, Lacey (Kevin) Cardwell, Kokomo; fiancee, April Oldaker, Cassville; sons, Holden and Hayden Burkholder, Cassville; nephews, Gavin and Grayson Cardwell; maternal grandmother, Jeanette Glassburn, Kokomo; aunts and uncles, Jerry (Kate) Glassburn, Jim (Mary) Glassburn, Jay (Sue) Glassburn, Kokomo, Phillip (Kim) Glassburn, Greentown, Ellen (Bob) Hammitt, Greentown, Janice (Bill) Smith, Sharpsville, Sue Craft, West Lafayette, Sherri (Gene) Troop, Bristow, Shannon (Jon) Eisaman, Peru, and Starr (Berman) Parson, Roann.

He had an infectious personality and was loved by his family and friends. He will be greatly missed.

He was preceded in death by his father, Danny Burkholder, maternal grandfather, Gerald Glassburn, paternal grandparents, Lemoine and Margaret Burkholder and nephew, Trenton Cardwell.

Services are 11 a.m. Monday at the Family Worship Center in Kokomo, with Pastor Jim Bradley and Pastor Pat Bousum officiating. Burial will be at Clymers Cemetery in Miami County.

Clymer Cemetery
Miami County
Indiana, USA

Created by: Danny Riley
Record added: Jul 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93208220

Suicide? I noticed that he had a fianc?e at the time of his death, April. They had been together for seven years, he mentions that in the description of a photo:
April now is in a relationship with another man:

I know this is much speculation, but I just have that gut feeling ...