Charles F. Burcham Sr.

Charles F. Burcham Sr., 83, of Warren, IN, died Saturday afternoon, Nov. 18, 2017, at the Visiting Nurse Hospice Home, Fort Wayne.

Mr. Burcham served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. After completing his service, he drove a truck until his retirement. He was a member of Teamsters Union 414.

He was born Dec. 23, 1933, to George Henry and Minnie Pennington Burcham. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Dorothy Cecil Burcham.

Additional survivors include four sons, Charles (Velva) Burcham Jr., Donald (Sandy) Burcham, Geary L. Burcham and Ed Burcham; a daughter, Terri (Kevin) Lundy; a brother, Gail Burcham; a sister-in-law, Faye Burcham; 12 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Calling is Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., with a service following at 2 p.m., at the Gardens of Memory Mausoleum, 11201 S. Marion Rd.-35, Marion. Entombment will follow at Gardens of Memory.

Elmridge Funeral Home, Muncie, is in charge of arrangements.

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