Dr. Henry R. Eshelman

Dec. 1, 1931 — June 10, 2019

Dr. Henry R. Eshelman, 87, of Glendale, Arizona, passed away on June 10. 

He was born on Dec. 1, 1931, to the late Harry and Evalyn Eshelman in Mt. Joy Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Elizabethtown High School in 1949 then furthered his education at Manchester University graduating in 1953. He went on to attend Indiana University Medical School where he obtained his medical degree in 1957. 

Henry enjoyed working in private practice in Indiana, and as an ER trauma doctor in Arizona until he retired. On April 20, 1969, he married his beloved wife Leona in Las Vegas. In retirement, Henry enjoyed his days golfing, reading and spending time with Leona and his grandkids, David, Ian and Jennifer Chambers.

Henry is survived by three siblings: Nathan [Loretta] Eshelman, Joyce Miller [James Clement], and Phillip [Sandy] Eshelman; daughter Joan Murray; stepson David [Roxanne] Wise; stepdaughters: Linda Wise and Julie (Bruce) Chambers; six grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and many other loving family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife Leona; his beloved son Kenny; and brother David Eshelman. 

(Pulaski County Journal — June 26, 2019)

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