John E. Burchett Sr.
65, passed away June 28, 2013. He was born in Canton, Ohio, on Sept. 17, 1947 the son of Dale and Maude Burchett. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army. John graduated in 1965 from McKinley High School. He retired from The Timken Co. after 20 years of service. He enjoyed bowling and traveling. His greatest enjoyment was with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Ellen Burchett. John is survived by his loving family, wife, Kathy L. Burchett; son, John Burchett Jr.; daughters, Tracy (Kevin) Ambrose and Heather (Russell) Stoltz; brother, William Burchett; step-sister, Pat Henderhan; step-brother, Robert Burchett; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and his lifelong friend, William Culler.
Memorial Services will be held at a later time. Memorial donations may be made in John's honor to Make a Wish Foundation. Those wishing to send their condolences or share a fond memory may sign the Reed On-Line Guestbook at www.reedfuneralhome.com
Reed Funeral Home
705 Raff Road SW Canton, OH 44710
Published in The Repository on July 4, 2013