|Birth: ||Sep. 26, 1916|
|Death: ||Feb. 17, 2007|
Marguerite E. Burkett, 90, of Sligo, died at 10:45 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, 2007, in Clarion Hospital. She had resided for the past two and one half years at Clarview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center near Sligo.
Born Sept. 26, 1916, in the Village of Stanton, Jefferson County, she was the daughter of John and Martha Weaver Kiehl.
In the past, Mrs. Burkett had belonged to the Lady Rebekah Lodge of Sligo. She was a member of the Sligo United Methodist Church. Mrs. Burkett was a homemaker and enjoyed hunting and painting.
She was married April 24, 1940, to Glenn E. Burkett, who died Sept. 25, 1979.
Surviving are a son and his wife, Homer J. and Grace Burkett of Rimersburg; a daughter-in-law, Reba Burkett of Lordstown, Ohio; four
grandchildren, Homer J. Burkett Jr., Shawn Burkett, Glenna Jo Heckman and Michelle Currie; and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Burkett was preceded in death by a son, Dean Burkett.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the Varner Funeral Home in Sligo. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Bessie Maihle, retired Methodist minister, and the Rev. John Pennington, pastor of the Sligo Church of the Nazarene, officiating.
Interment will follow in St. John (Windy Hill) Cemetery, Rose Township, Jefferson County.
Glenn E Burkett (1919 - 1979)*
Saint Johns Cemetery Windy Hill
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