Mar. 27, 1886 Covert Van Buren County Michigan, USA
Mar. 11, 1966 Holmes Beach Manatee County Florida, USA
Obituary, News-Palladium (Benton Harbor, Michigan), Monday, March 14, 1966. "Robert Burton South Haven--Robert O. Burton, 79, of Holmes Beach, Fla., died Friday morning at his home. Mr. Burton was born March 27, 1886, in Covert. Survivors include his widow, Emmagene; one son Edmund of Grass Lake; one daughter, Mrs. Virginia Kenney of Covert; one sister, Mrs. Josephine Radtke of Springfield, Mo.; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Tuesday in the Covert Community church. The Rev. Howard Nagel, pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow in Covert cemetery. Friends may call at the Calvin funeral home, Covert, Tuesday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at which time the body will be taken to the church."