Ronald V. Burden


First Posted: 6/30/2011

Belle CenterRonald V. Burden, 70, died at 7:30 a.m. June 30, 2011, at his residence.He was born Nov. 20, 1940, in Lima to Edgar Vance and Goldie Thalman Burden, who preceded him in death. On July 8, 1967, he married Janice Seymour, who survives in Belle Center.Mr. Burden was a member of Quickstep Pentecostal Church, Alger. He retired as a sergeant first class from the Army and from the Lima Correctional Institution, after 20 years. Survivors also include a son, Jeremy (Jyoti) Burden, of McGuffey; a daughter, Heather Lynn (Mark) Badertscher, of Belle Center; a brother, Charles (Norma) Burden, of Ada; a sister, Beverly (Perry) Eagy, of Sturgis, Mich.; and nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by three sons, Stephen V., Ronald V. Jr., and Marc Allen Burden; a grandson, Hunter Ray Burden; three brothers, Lewis, Ralph and Terry Burden; and a sister Anna Belle Fruchey.Services will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday at Quickstep Pentecostal Church, Alger. Pastor Robert Dye will officiate. Burial will be in Roundhead Cemetery, Roundhead, with military rites by AMVETS Post 1994.Memorial contributions may be made to Quickstep Pentecostal Church.Condolences may be expressed at www.armentroutfuneralhome.com.Arrangements are by Armentrout Funeral Home, Waynesfield.