July 2, 1955 - Jan. 21, 2013
WHITE PIGEON, Mich. - Darrell R. Burton, 57, of White Pigeon, died Monday, Jan. 21, at Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, after a short illness.
He was born July, 2, 1955, to the late Alfred and Martha Mae (Anderson) Burton, in Three Rivers.
He married Pamela R. Shafer on June 19, 1976, in Union.
He worked as a concrete finisher for several area contractors for most of his life. He retired as a fireman for the White Pigeon Fire Department after 20 years.
He is survived by his wife, Pamela of White Pigeon; sons Jeremy (Maria) Burton of Roseto, Pa., and Justin (Katie) Burton of Granbury, Texas; grandchildren Edgar, Jaden and Marlee; siblings Sharon (Kenneth) Lincoln of Wilton, Iowa, Debra (Jeff) Frederick of Centreville, Brenda (Ron) Rex of Union and Dennis Burton of White Pigeon; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Roger and Jim Burton.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at Farrand Funeral Home, White Pigeon, where services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, with Justin Burton officiating. Interment will be in White Pigeon Township Cemetery.