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Donald P. Berkhouse


Donald P. Berkhouse age 56 of Columbus, died Wednesday September 9, 2020 at the OSU Ross Heart Hospital. Don is preceded in death by his father James R. Berkhouse, brother Dale A. Berkhouse, in-laws Fern and Gerald Heck, brother-in-law R. Marcus McKeehan. He is survived by his loving wife Becky Berkhouse, children: Candice (Robbie),  James (Julia) and Sierra, grandsons Noah and Arie, his mother Lorna Sue Berkhouse, sisters Pamela Belmonte and Beth Ann McKeehan, brother-in-law Jerry (Connie) Heck, sister-in-law Crystal Berkhouse, nieces and nephews. Don was a proud over the road truck driver amassing 3 million plus miles. He recently began working for Anderson Concrete, a job he loved. He was a member of Teamsters Local 284. He was a proud American and staunch Republican. He died doing what he loved: driving a truck.  There will be a Celebration of Life Gathering 1-5pm Sunday September 13, 2020 at 256 Ainsworth Avenue Gahanna, Ohio 43230. In lieu of flowers, please bring a favorite photo of Don to share.

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  • Ron Puglisi says:

    A lot of years a lot of pizza. Thanks for being part of it Donnie.Rest in peace my friend. Ron P

  • Jim m says:

    the time I worked him at Nigeria water he spotted trls with me and was always there if I needed his help a very good person and good friend will be missed

  • John Shanahan says:

    Thanks for being there through the best years of my life. Keep a seat warm for me. And don’t just fart on it when you see me coming. Love ya.

  • Patrick West says:

    A lot of memories! A lot of him and Eric telling me and Dale to go home or just away! Then later picking him up more then once from some bars on Cleveland Ave. he will be missed! Always smiled when he commented on one of my post on Facebook! To the Berkhouse family love you and saddened that we’ll see each other again in mourning!

  • Tammy says:

    Don was a hand full lol. He worked for Lazer Spot at Niagara in Gahanna he loved to drive . He will be missed by many. RIP Don.

  • Sherri shanahan says:

    I remember when you & Johnny had your little heirloom of girls! 😜 You will be missed! RIP Donnie!

  • George Gans says:

    Donnie give Dale hell for us! Now we are mad at both of you for leaving us way too early! RIP

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