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 Aaron Dale Burkeen

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Aaron Dale Burkeen

  • Birth 24 Apr 1972
  • Death 20 Apr 2010 Grand Isle, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Philadelphia, Neshoba County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 53497327

Victim of BP oil rig explosion.

Funeral Services for Mr. Aaron Dale Burkeen, 37, were held April 30, 2010 at John E. Stephens Chapel in Philadelphia, with Rev. Barry Fulton and Rev. Kevin Bryan officiating.

Burial followed in North Bend Pentecostal Cemetery near Philadelphia, MS. Mr. Burkeen passed away on Transocean Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico. He was a crane operator. He had worked for Transocean deep water drilling for 10 years. He was born on April 24, 1972. He attended Neshoba Central High School and East Central Community College. He was an avid deer hunter and fisherman.

Survivors include: his wife, Rhonda Burkeen of Philadelphia; mother and father, Mary Bryan Burkeen and Roger Burkeen of Philadelphia; daughter, Aryn Sydney Burkeen of Alaska; son, Timothy Dale Burkeen of Philadelphia; sisters, Janet Particia Woodson and Felesia Dawn Hamilton of Philadelphia,MS

John E. Stephens Funeral Services in charge of arrangements


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  • Added: 10 Jun 2010
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Aaron Dale Burkeen (24 Apr 1972–20 Apr 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53497327, citing North Bend Pentecostal Church Cemetery, Philadelphia, Neshoba County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Olive (contributor 47926178) .