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Donald "Cowboy" D. Erhart

August 30, 1957 ~ October 13, 2017 (age 60)
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Donald D. “Cowboy” Erhart, 60, of Lewistown, passed away at 10:56 a.m., Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.

Born Aug. 30, 1957 in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Betty (Willard) and John Erhart. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, John “Butch” Erhart Jr., and a sister, Karen Erhart.

He is survived by: his wife of 39 ½ years, Linda (Silks) Eisenhower; stepchildren, Amy Faber and husband, Marcus, of Burnham, Kimbra Eisenhower and Terry Eisenhower, both of Lewistown; grandchildren, Joshua Erhart, Lindsay Kulp and Shawn Makye Eisenhower; great-grandchildren, Blyler and Annalise Kulp; siblings, Debra Kirk and husband, Rob, of Port Royal, James Erhart, of Lewistown, Linda Wallick, of Blossburg, David Whitsel, of Port Royal, Steve Erhart, Karl Erhart and wife, Chris, and Wanda Bumgardner and husband, Donnie, and Dona Hendricks and husband, A.J., all of Lewistown.

Cowboy was a delivery man for Juniata Concrete.

He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Mifflin.

Linda and Don sold antiques and enjoyed antiquing for over 25 years. He loved spending time with his family, especially the little ones. He was a very warm person and had many friends.

A memorial/picnic, for all that loved and cared for him, will be held in the Spring of 2018.

Arrangements are under the care of Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown. Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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