Født 12 Sep 1929 Meckling, Clay County, South Dakota, USA
Død 18 Apr 2008 Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri
Bluff View Cemetery, South Dakota, USA
Fødsel 12 Sep 1929
Meckling, Clay County, South Dakota, USA
Død 18 Apr 2008
Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri
(Research):LeRoy Laverne Burton
LeRoy Laverne Burton, 78, of Oregon, Missouri, formerly of Meckling, South Dakota, passed away on April 18, 2008 in St. Joseph, Missouri.
He was born on September 12, 1929 in Meckling, South Dakota, one of six children of Buel and Myrtle (Kaeberle) Burton.
He married Donna L. Dennison on October 17, 1948. They became parents of seven sons. Donna passed away on April 17, 1990.
LeRoy lived and farmed in the Meckling, South Dakota area until 1957. He then moved to LaHabra, California where he worked and later managed a service station until 1967. The Burton family moved to St. Joseph, Missouri and later to the Oregon an d Maitland area. LeRoy worked in the fertilizer and propane delivery business until his retirement.
He enjoyed traveling to South Dakota to visit family, and having his children and grandchildren around.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Donna; two sons, Bradley and Robert; brother, Harold; and one great grandchild Arik Lee Harper.
He is survived by his sons, Michael of Moberly, Missouri, David of Maitland, Missouri, Roger (Marta) of Oregon, Missouri, Lyle (Rosanna) of Murry, Iowa, Gary of Amazonia, Missouri; four sisters, Norma Prouth of Palm Desert, California, Carol Hub ert of Vermillion, South Dakota, Diane Finks, Arlington, Virginia and Jeannie (Bill) Barta of Gayville, South Dakota; sister-in-law, Helen Burton of Vermillion, South Dakota; seven grandchildren, Mallory, Travis, and Corey Burton, Michael Burton , Rachel Carroll, Krystal Newton, and Kerrie Burton; four great grandchildren, Brady Burton, Isabella Buck, Elizabeth Harper, and Andrea Jo Rehmeyer; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are Tuesday April 22, 2008, at Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home of Vermillion with burial to follow at Bluff View Cemetery.
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