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Burnell L. "Burnie" Gathard
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1925
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 28, 1992
Klamath Falls
Klamath County
Oregon, USA

Burnell L. "Burnie" Gathard, 67, died Aug. 28, 1992, in Klamath Falls.

He was born to LeRoy Gathard and the former Rosalie Fern Schmitt.

He served in the Navy during World War II.

He and his wife, Verna, were married Dec. 10, 1948, in Cottage Grove.

They moved to Klamath Falls in 1951 and he went to work for Weyerhaeuser Co., remaining there until retiring in February 1987.

His hobbies included fishing, camping, and traveling.

Mr. Gathard was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 1383, Klamath Falls, and Pelican Good Sam's Club, and served as vice president of the latter.

Surviving are his wife; son, Michael, Portland; daughter, Debra Buckingham, Klamath Falls; daughters and sons-in-law, Kim and Van Harris and Vicki and Al Young, Klamath Falls; seven grandchildren; brother, Dwayne "Shotsie," Klamath Falls; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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  Leroy J Gathard (1898 - 1958)
  Fern S Schmitt Gathard (1904 - 1977)
  Verna B Gathard (1930 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Eternal Hills Memorial Gardens
Klamath Falls
Klamath County
Oregon, USA
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Record added: Nov 26, 2010
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Burnell L. Burnie Gathard
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Burnell L. Burnie Gathard
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