Russel ‘Jack’ Burket

Russel “Jack” Burket, 81, Winter Garden, Fla., died peacefully Monday.

He was born in Altoona, son of Russel John and Mary Elizabeth (McGraw) Burket.

Surviving are three children: Brenda Canada and husband, Keith, Greg and wife, Kathy, and Gail Crist and husband, Kevin; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Eileen Bickel of Altoona.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lorraine; a daughter, Nancy Hodges; and four siblings: Lester, Gerald and Ralph Burket and Betty Dunkel.

A memorial service to celebrate Jack’s life will be held Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home Chapel, Winter Garden, Fla.