Brenda M. Hurst, 58, of Turbot Twp., Milton, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at her home.
Born January 20, 1962 in Ephrata, she was the daughter of Esther (Zimmerman) Souder and the late Ivan S. Burkholder. On March 20, 1982, she married Nelson E. Hurst and together they celebrated 38 years of marriage.
Brenda had a passion for young children and a good heart. She was a member of East District Mennonite Church, Watsontown, where she was an active participant with the food pantry and the ladies outreach program. She was a stay at home mom and was very involved in home schooling.
Also, Brenda taught at Maranatha Christian School for a period of time. She coordinated the Good News Bible Club for local children.
In addition to her husband, Nelson, she is survived by her son: Nathan E. Hurst and his fiancé Morgan E., of Milton; three daughters: Christa Joy Hurst, Sonya Renee Hurst, both of Williamsport, and Bethanie Michelle Glick and her husband Anthony M., of Massillon, OH; three grandchildren: Tonya, Kyra, and Eliana Glick; three brothers: Jay (Esther) Burkholder, Jim (Judy) Burkholder, both of Danville, and Stanley Burkholder, of Milton; and two sisters: Cathy (Gary) Smith, of Mifflinburg, and Caren Burkholder, of Danville.
She was preceded in death by her father: Ivan S. Burkholder; son: Anthony Hurst; three brothers: Glen, Mark, and Steven Burkholder.
Family and friends are invited to a visitation from 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM, Saturday, June 13th and 1:30 to 2:30 PM, Sunday, June 14th, at East District Mennonite Church, 71 East District Rd, Watsontown where the funeral service will be held Sunday, June 14th at 2:30 PM with Pastor Tim Stoltzfus, officiating. Burial will follow in East District Mennonite Church Cemetery, Watsontown.
The family will provide flowers, and suggest contributions in her name be made to the Good News Club c/o, Child Evangelism Fellowship Inc., PO Box 348, Warrenton, MO 63383.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Svc PC, 207 Broadway Street, Turbotville. www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com
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