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PASTOR ROBERT E. BURTON, 61, of Morrison, IL, died Thursday, September 28, 2017, at his home.

A funeral service will be 10:30 A.M. Monday, October 2, 2017, at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Morrison, IL. Visitation will be from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. Sunday, October 1, 2017, at Bethesda Lutheran Church. A funeral service will also be held 10:30 A.M. Thursday, October 5, 2017, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Harvard, IL. Visitation will be from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Trinity Lutheran Church. Bishop Jeffrey Clements, Northern Illinois Synod, ELCA, will officiate at both services. Interment will be at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Harvard. The Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include his wife, Anita; two daughters, Nicole (Bryan) Pierce of Harvard, IL and Elizabeth (Jeremy) Newman of Carpentersville, IL; one son, Jacob (Kathryn Kremer) Burton of Crystal Lake, IL; seven grandchildren, Andrew, Faith, and Foster Pierce; Ashlynn Adams; Burton and Norah Newman and baby Newman due Dec. 2017; one sister, Sherri (Jeff) Holmes of Monroe, WI; and one brother, Dean (Jodi) Burton of Clinton, WI.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother, Darrell in infancy.

To view full obituary and send online condolences go to www.bosmarenkes.com
Published on September 29, 2017
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