BURTT, William Dyar

Date of birth: 21 Jan 1923, Greensburg, Decatur Co., IN

Date of death: 09 Jan 1998, Beech Grove, Marion Co., IN

Brown County Democrat, January 21, 1998

William D. Burtt

William D. Burtt died Friday, January 9, 1998, in Beech Grove. A resident of Greenwood, he was 74.

He left survivors in the Brown County area.

Mr. Burtt was born January 21, 1923, in Greensburg to David Martin and Hazel D. Wood Burtt.

He and Betty J. Hendrickson were married December 29, 1956, in Indianapolis. She survives in Johnson County.

Mr. Burtt worked as an international representative for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers for 30 years, retiring in 1988.

He was a United States Marine Corps veteran of World War II.

Other survivors include three daughters, Rebecca Stokes of Indianapolis, Tina Shank of Bluffton and Kimberly Douglass of Centreville, Virginia; a son, Martin Burtt of Greenwood; three sisters, Gail Burtt of Ninevah, Rosemarie Crews of Indianapolis and Lois Lee of Speedway; a brother, Earl M. Burtt of Ninevah; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Leslie Burtt.

A service was conducted Sunday, January 11, at G.H. Herrmann Funeral Home in Greenwood.

Burial was in Greensburg’s Union Baptist Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey