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John A. Burnett, Sr.

October 18, 1947 August 23, 2018
John A. Burnett, Sr.
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Obituary for John A. Burnett, Sr.

John A. Burnett, Sr., age 70, of Peoria, passed away on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

John was born on October 18, 1947 in Peoria to Alfred W. and Juanita A. (Trigg) Burnett, Sr. He married Marsha A. Durr on May 6, 1966 in Peoria and she preceded him in death on July 16, 2017. Also preceding him in death are his parents; one grandson, John A. Burnett, III and one brother.

Surviving are his son, John A. Burnett, II of Peoria and Cody Burnett of Streator; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild and five siblings.

John served in the U.S. Army and was a truck driver for 20 years. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 2 and he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Cremation rites will be accorded and a Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, September 2, 2018 from 4pm to 7pm at the American Legion Post 2 Hall in Peoria. Memorials may be made to the American Legion Post 2.

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Celebration of Life




4:00 PM 9/2/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 9/2/2018 7:00:00 PM
American Legion Post 2

110 E. McClure Avenue
Peoria, IL 61603

American Legion Post 2
110 E. McClure Avenue Peoria 61603 IL
United States

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American Legion Post 2

110 E. McClure Avenue
Peoria, IL 61603

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