Obituary for Marjorie A. "Marge" Burkett
Marjorie A. Burkett, 95, of 129 Woodward Ave., Lock Haven passed away Friday, November 24, 2017 at Jersey Shore ManorCare.
Marge was born in Johnstown on October 26, 1922, the daughter of the late Charles and Ella Gardner Mardis.
In 1946 she married Robert James Burkett, whom preceded her in death on May 21, 2000.
Marge worked at Sylvania Electric in her earlier years before becoming a homemaker. She also assisted her husband in running their business, Burkett Mobile Homes.
She was a member of Dunnstown United Methodist Church. Marge was also passionate about her “glassware shop,” in which she treated as a hobby.
She is survived by her son, Roger J. (Karen) Burkett of Lock Haven; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters.
A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 11a.m. at Rest Haven Memorial Park, 47 Rest Haven Drive, Lock Haven, Pa 17745 with Rev. Roger Yoder officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the Dunnstown United Methodist Church.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Donald G. Walker Funeral Home, Inc., 231 High St., Flemington, Pa 17745.