Donald Burkeen, 67, of Paducah passed away at 4:37 p.m. Monday, June 24, at Baptist HealthPaducah.
He is survived by his wife, Doris Puckett Burkeen of Calvert City; his daughter, Michele Morris of Dawson Springs; his son Johnny B. Burkeen of Paducah; two grandsons, Rady L. Burkeen and Jonathan Ray Powell; three brothers, Tommy Burkeen of Gilbertsville and Johnny Burkeen and Buel “Jiggs” Burkeen, both of Benton; and three sisters, Fay Hendrickson of Gilbertsville, Hazel Peck and Gladis Devine, both of Benton.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Tina Marie Merritt; five brothers, Terry Burkeen, Jerry Burkeen, Cecil Burkeen, Cletus Burkeen and William “Doodle” Burkeen; two sisters, Betty Ryan and Joy Darnall. His parents were Jesse Franklin Burkeen and Leona Dismore Burkeen.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29 at Lakeview Cemetery. David Hendrickson officiated. Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory handled the arrangements.