Mark H. Burnett, 73, of Bradenton passed away Thursday, September 29, 2016. He was born November 15, 1942 in Bradenton to Herman and Elizabeth Burnett. In addition to being a member of Elwood Baptist Church, Mark was a member of the Florida Anthropology Society and Tampa Bay Fossil Club. Having been raised in and around the Cortez area he was not only a lifelong resident of Bradenton, but a nurseryman as well. He is survived by wife, Josephine; loving children, Mike, John, Thomas, Dennis, and Colleen, all of Bradenton; Sister, Sara Moore; Step-children, Mike, Chris and David Heath and Debra Osborne; as well as grandchildren, Michael, Chris, Austin, Sarah, Chelsea, Brandon, Josh, Cecelia and Michael. Family will receive friends for a time of visitation 5-8:00 PM Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home;1221 53rd Avenue East, Bradenton, FL, 34203. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, October 6, 2016. Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home, is entrusted with final care.
Published in The Bradenton Herald from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2016