Former Area Resident
Donald R. Burdette
Donald R. Burdette, 77, formerly of Galena, Sunbury and Marengo area, passed away Friday afternoon, October 11, 2013, at Hospice Family Care in Casa Grande, Arizona.
He was born on March 1, 1936, in Columbus, the seventh child of the late Lewis and Minie (Harlor) Burdette. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 30 years, Garnette E. (Faulkner) Kent Burdette. They were the owners of D & G Burdette Hauling Co. and later Suburban Hauling. Together they enjoyed traveling and going to flea markets.
He is survived by children Tom, Connie and Debbie Burdette; a grandson, Shaun McClellan; and other grandchildren and great-grandchildren; step-children Sharon (David) Dauer; children Annette, Donna, David II, Kathie (Gary) Evans; and children Katherine, Gary II, Keith (Billie Jeanne) Kent; children Keith III and Billy Jack; and by many step-great-grandchildren.
A family graveside services will be held Saturday, November 2, 2013, at 2 p.m. with family members leading the service in the Marengo Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral home, Sunbury.
Condolences may be expressed at < www.snyderfuneralhomes.com >.
Devore-Snyder Funeral Home
637 Ohio 61
Sunbury, OH 43074
Published in The Sunbury News on Oct. 31, 2013