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Willis  Leon "Lee" Burrow

Willis Leon "Lee" Burrow
  • September 20, 1940 - September 22, 2013
  • McPherson, Kansas
  • Memorial donations may be given to the Leon Burrow Memorial Fund in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home.

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“I just wanted to let you know that I miss you more everyday. I know it has been 4 years, but I still remember it like it was yesterday. Now that Dad...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Debby Stewart - Lindsborg, KS

“BoBo, i miss you alot. You would have been 75 this year. I feel your presence with me---and I know when you like what i do with my gardening...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Debby Stewart - Lindsborg, KS

“I have tried to make this weekend as upbeat as possible. His birthday was Saturday, he would have been 74. i still have daily reminders of him---2 of...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Debby Stewart - Lindsborg, KS

“The gentleman that shared that he thought they were shipmates---you are absolutely correct. He was on that ship, during the timeframe you are talking...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Debby Stewart - Lindsborg, KS

“I believe I was in the navy with and aboard the same ship. The ship was the U.S.S. Salisbury Sound AV-13. We were both signalmen. The time period...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: jim case - manchaca, TX

“So sorry for your loss Uncle Dick and Aunt Imogene! My thoughts and prayers are with you and yours. May Leon rest in peace. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Colleen Boylan - Manassas, VA

“He was my brother---whom I loved very much. Through the years we have had our good times, our bad times, then we had the great times. Having him...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Debby Stewart - Lindsborg, KS

“I had the pleasure of knowing Leon for the past 25 years. Our love of golf and computers always kept a conversation going. In his early days, Leon...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Tim Stewart - Lindsborg, KS


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Willis Leon "Lee" Burrow, 73, of McPherson, and formerly of Wichita,KS and Azle, TX, passed away on Sunday, September 22, 2013, at his home in McPherson. He served in the United States Navy and was a retired manufacturing engineer.

Lee was born on September 20, 1940, in Guthrie, OK, the son of Richard Willis and Pearl Lorene "Mimi" (Cook) Burrow.

Survivors include: father, Richard Burrow of Wichita, KS; sister, Debby Stewart and husband, Tim, of Lindsborg, KS; half-sister, Tammy Kirkpatrick of Alvarado, TX; nephew, Colby Badgett of Lindsborg, KS; and great-nephew, Caleb Badgett of Andover, KS.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Lorene Kirkpatrick, and son, Michael Burrow.

A private family service will take place at a later date.

Memorial donations may be given to the Leon Burrow Memorial Fund in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460.