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 Jo Anne <I>Burk</I> Klund

Jo Anne Burk Klund

Birth
Oblong, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
Death 8 Dec 2012 (aged 75)
Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri, USA
Burial Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 101990973 · View Source
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Jo Anne Klund 75, of Fulton passed away Saturday December 8, 2012 at Callawa Community Hospital. She was born November 4, 1937 in Oblong Il. the daughter of the late Leonard andPauline (Carlton) Burk. On June 15,1958 she was united in marriage to Donald Klund at the United Methodist Church in Columbia. He survives at their home.

Jo Anne retired in 1993 after teaching 6 years at Harrisburg and 15 years at North Callaway (Hatton) She was a gifted educator and the recipient of the Optimist Teacher of the year award. She taught Adult Basic Education in the public sector as well as the penal system. She had worked at State Farm. Insurance and as a legal secretary for Union Insurance Company in Bloomington Il.Jo Anne was a member of First Christian Church.

She enjoyed traveling with Don and visited every state with the excepton of Alaska. They spent three weeks in Hawaii and enjoyed their 25t anniversry cruise on the USS Norway to Nassau ad ST Thomas.

Jo Anne had a beautiful voice. She sang with the University Singers at MU, and in the choir at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Fulton. She also served as Chairman of the Board for the church.

In recent years, Jo Anne and Don were avid square dancers. They served as President of the Callaway Callico Square Dance Club and vce president of the Northeast District Square and Round Dance Federation Board.

Jo Anne will be sadly missed nd lovingly remembered by four sons, Jon Keith and wife Cecly of Hartsburg, Ronald Kevin and wife Renee, David Michael, and Timothy Wayne of Fulton, sisters in law, Linda Burk of Harrisburg, Carol Texier and husband Arthur of Osage Beach, brother in law, Bill Klund and wife Connie of Jefferson City, six gransons, one great granddaughter, nd numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, stepfather, Leonard Burk,and step brother Terry Burk.

Funeral services will be held at 10a.m. on Saturday December 15, 212 at Debo Funeral home in Fulton with Pastors Bruce Williamson and Ed Varnum officiating. Entombment will follow in Callaway Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 5-7p.m. on Friday December 14, at the funeral home.

In lieu of customar memorials, the family suggests memorial donations be made in Jo Anne's name to First Christian Church. c/o Debo Funeral Home 833 Court Street Fulton Mo. 65251


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  • Created by: SANDI WILLIAMS ESTABROOK
  • Added: 10 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101990973
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jo Anne Burk Klund (4 Nov 1937–8 Dec 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101990973, citing Callaway Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum, Fulton, Callaway County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by SANDI WILLIAMS ESTABROOK (contributor 46484117) .