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Blansett Family Obituaries

Burkett, Almeda (nee Blansett)

BURKETT - Almeda, 74, Hertford, N.C., passed away July 28, 2006, in Hertford, N.C. Born March 1, 1932, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Arthur and Frances Blansett.

Preceded in death by first husband, Raymond Hess, and second husband, Ronald Burkett. Survived by children, Donald Hess Sr., and wife, Hallie, Seward; Rodney Hess, Hertford, N.C.; Ronald Burkett Jr., and wife, Theresa, Johnstown; and Cindy Shepler, Johnstown; grandchildren, Mark McMinn, and wife, Lindsay; Donald Hess Jr., and wife, Maya; Michael Hess, and wife, Karie; David Shepler; and Lindsey Shepler; great-grandson, Tanner Hess; brother, Pete Blansett, Michigan; sisters, Violet Locher, Ohio; Esther Blansett, Johnstown; and Zelda Popolo, New Jersey.

Retired from the kitchen at Garfield Junior High School. A member of Grace Lutheran Church. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing or visitation. Friends are invited to a memorial service at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Seward United Methodist Church, the Rev. Ronald Emery officiating. Interment, Benshoff Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by the William T. Hindman Funeral Home, 146 Chandler Ave.


Printed in the Monday, July 31, 2006 edition of Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, PA

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