Winslow Alumni Class of 1958
November 10, 2008
David Burkhart, 68 of Hillsboro, Indiana passed away at 8:50 a.m. on Monday, November 10, 2008 at his residence
He was born in Pike County, February 7, 1939, the son of Ernest E. and Thelma R. (Howard) Burkhart. He married Kathleen McGoye, June 8, 1963.
He was a graduate of Winslow High Class of 1958. He participated in basketball at Winslow High School. He served in the U.S. Army from 1961 to 1963 with a rank of Sp4 and then two years in the Army Reserves. He retired from R. R. Donnelley and Sons where worked in the CRS Dept. During his retirement he also worked seasonally at Shades State Park. He was a member of the Crawfordsville Gun Club and the NRA.
David is survived by his wife, Kathleen and two sons, Barry Burkhart of New Market and William Burkhart of Crawfordsville; a half-sister, Barbara Miller of Oakland City, IN.; sister-in-law Katherine Burkhart of Winslow; five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers, Don Burkhart, Tom Burkhart, and Wayne Burkhart.
Visitation was on Friday, Nov 14, 2008 from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the Shoemaker Funeral Home, 202 State Rd 25 South, Waynetown, Indiana. There will be a private family service following visitation on Friday.
He was cremated, per Burkhart’s wishes and arrangements were handled by Shoemaker Funeral Home.