Steven Burkett

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Steven Burkett, 54, of Indianapolis, died Tuesday, July 12, 2011. He was born April 4, 1957 in Lebanon, the son of Victor D. Burkett and Corinne A. (Fink) Burkett.

He was a member of Indianapolis Flycasters, and volunteered with the Veterans Association, Project Healing Waters in Indianapolis. He also served in the Navy from 1976 to 1980.

He worked at Pike Township Schools Transportation Department.

Surviving are his wife; Joy (Doty) Burkett and mother; Corinne (Fink) Burkett, son; Robert D. Burkett, brother; Melvin Burkett, sister; Vicki (Ric) LaFollette and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father Victor D. Burkett.

Services will be held at Porter Funeral Home in Jamestown, Saturday, July 16, at 11 a.m. with John Emberton officiating. Friends will be received Friday, July 15 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in the Jamestown I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Jamestown.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Project Healing Waters. Online condolences may be made to