Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Burgetts in:
 • Ruby Cemetery
 • Ruby
 • St. Clair County
 • Michigan
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Orren A. Burgett, Jr
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 23, 1944
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 2009
Port Huron
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA

Orren A. Burgett Jr., 64, of Ruby, died unexpectedly Sunday, March 15, 2009, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Port Huron, emergency room.
He was born October 23, 1944, in Detroit the son of the late Orren Sr. and Jeannette McConnell Burgett.

His marriage of 29 years to Gail Jeannette Martin was Thursday, October 14, 1976, in Port Huron. Gail died Wednesday, September 20, 2006 .

Orren served his country in the U.S. Air Force from 1962 to 1966.

He then joined the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department as a Deputy in 1971. He advanced to Lieutenant of the narcotics division and retired in 1996.

He was a longtime volunteer fireman and past chief for Clyde Township Fire Department.

He enjoyed working in his yard and spending time with his dog, Duke, and had traveled to Arizona and the West coast on his motorcycle.

Surviving are two daughters and a son-in-law, Shelle Withey of Yale and Dawn and Jeff Teichow of Port Huron, step son and daughter-in-law, Chad and Patricia Shappee of Ruby, stepdaughter and son-in-law, Jeanette and Justin Peters of Ruby; eight grandchildren, Brianna and Jesse Withey, Krystal and Joshua Teichow, Lauren Thomas, Amanda Warren, Colton Peters, and Katalin Shappee; mother and father-in-law, Noreen and Jim Dingwell of Ruby; two sisters-in-law, Faye (Bob) Mason and Patricia Morgan (Randy) all of Port Huron; very close friend, Lori Bambusch of Fort Gratiot; and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Orren Sr., his mother Jeannette McConnell Burgett, and his wife Gail Burgett.

His family honors the memory of Orren and invites you to visit and share Thursday 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Kaatz Funeral Directors, Yale, and attend funeral services 11:00 a.m. Friday with 10:00 a.m. visiting. Rev. Lisa Clark, associate pastor of Capac Methodist Churches, will officiate.

Burial will be in Ruby Cemetery, Clyde Township.

Memorials are suggested to "Wishes of the Family".

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Gail Jean Martin Burgett (1949 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ruby Cemetery
Ruby
St. Clair County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Kim Koper♥Davis ...
Record added: Mar 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34905014
Orren A. Burgett, Jr
Added by: SisterMaryLouise
 
Orren A. Burgett, Jr
Added by: SisterMaryLouise
 
Orren A. Burgett, Jr
Added by: Kim Koper♥Davis♛
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thank you for your service.
- Monika Cantrell
 Added: Oct. 27, 2015

- Steve Perry
 Added: Apr. 5, 2009

- Steve Perry
 Added: Apr. 5, 2009
There are 2 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service