Jack Burrell Obituary
 
In Memory of

Jack Howard Burrell

May 13, 1948 - May 2, 2014
Obituary

Jack Howard Burrell, age 65, of Fremont, Indiana, passed away while working on the family farm, on Friday, May 2, 2014. Jack was born on May 13, 1948 in Angola, Indiana, the son of Marion Russell Burrell and Aileen (Wandel) Burrell Dodds. He married Mary (Stienbarger) on December 23, 1970 in Fremont, Indiana. He was a 1967 graduate of Angola High School. He was a United States Army Vietnam War veteran, serving in Vietnam and Cambodia. Jack grew up and lived on the family farm, and loved farming and collecting antique tractors, he enjoyed dancing, and he especially loved his family and grandchildren, and spent many years helping his...
Jack Howard Burrell, age 65, of Fremont, Indiana, passed away while working on the family farm, on Friday, May 2, 2014.

Jack was born on May 13, 1948 in Angola, Indiana, the son of Marion Russell Burrell and Aileen (Wandel) Burrell Dodds.

He married Mary (Stienbarger) on December 23, 1970 in Fremont, Indiana.

He was a 1967 graduate of Angola High School. He was a United States Army Vietnam War veteran, serving in Vietnam and Cambodia.

Jack grew up and lived on the family farm, and loved farming and collecting antique tractors, he enjoyed dancing, and he especially loved his family and grandchildren, and spent many years helping his children and grandchildren with their 4-H projects.

Survivors include, his wife, Mary Burrell of Fremont, Indiana, three children, Beth (Mike) Weisenfelder of Fremont, Indiana, Jay Burrell of Fremont, Indiana, and Joy (John) Ellis of Fremont, Indiana, five grandchildren, Mariah, Jackie, Dylan, Krystal, and Kayla, four sisters, Joann Bistel of Coldwater, Michigan, June Person of San Diego, California, Janice Wilson of Frazier, Michigan, Nancy (Dan) Polzien of Stanley, North Carolina, and one brother, Jerry (Marie) Burrell of Troy, Michigan.

He was preceded in death by, his parents, one sister, Rosalee Parish, and two brothers, John Burrell and Jim Burrell.

A Celebration of his life will be held on Sunday May 11, 2014 from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the Fremont Moose Lodge, with military honors conducted by members of the Fremont American Legion Cassel Post # 257 color guard.

Memorials are to the Wounded Warrior Project.

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