Lewellyn Duane Burton of Eckert died Sept. 23, 2018. He was 90.
He was born May 27, 1928, in Julesburg to Lewellyn J. and Isabel V. Burton.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at Cedaredge Cemetery.
Mr. Burton is survived by three children, Cheryl Jordan of Eckert, Larry Burton of Eckert and Robin Adams of Delta; three grandsons, Cody Adams, Travis Adams and Jason Kuykendall; and five great-grandchildren, Jordan, Aydin, Kaiyden, Corbin and Jaydyn.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris, in 1991.
Mr. Burton took great pride in his lifetime military career, and enjoyed spending time on his ranch and with his family as a husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.