Anna M. Burkamper, 85, of Davenport, formerly of Durant, died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2000, at Wheatland Manor Nursing Home in Wheatland.
Services will be at the Bentley Funeral Home in Durant. The Rev. Del Preston will officiate. The organist will be Deb Mohr and vocalist will be Henry Bentley. Pallbearers will be Jay Wardell, Bill Mortensen, Gaylon Wiese, Greg Wiese, Gary Wiese, and Mark King. Serving as honorary pallbearer will be Leroy Mortensen. Burial will be at the Durant Cemetery in Durant.
She was born Jan. 6, 1915, the daughter of Christian and Oline Jensen Mortensen in Scott County. She married Carl Henry Burkamper on Nov. 28, in Cambridge, Ill. He preceded her in death on Aug. 10, 1975. She worked at the former Parkers Department Store in Davenport and McCabes Department Store in Rock Island, Ill. She was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Davenport and Clara Lodge in Moline, Ill. She enjoyed playing cards, reading, visiting family and friends, and her great-grandson, Adam. Survivors include a son, Gary Burkamper and his wife, Marlene, of Dixon; a son-in-law Jon Wardell of Mesa, Ariz.; three granddaughters, Brenda Wiese and her husband, Gaylon, of Bennett, Becky Burkamper of Dixon and Janice Kominek and her husband, Dale, of Nisswa, Minn.; a grandson, Jay Wardell of Nisswa, Minn.; a great-grandson, Adam Wiese of Bennett. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Jean Wardell; a brother, Leroy "Bud" Mortensen.
Carol Mae Burkamper, 69, of Boise, Idaho, formerly of Muscatine, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, June 18, 2008, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames, Iowa.
Funeral Service will be at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services, Muscatine, Iowa. Following the interment a time of food and fellowship will be held at the New Hope United Methodist Church.
She was born on October 15, 1938, in Muscatine, Iowa the daughter of Herbert and Dorothy Mae Irwin Spring. She married David L. Burkamper on February 28, 1961, in St. Louis, Missouri.
She was employed at Kent Feeds since 1965 as a laboratory supervisor, she was also employed at Grain Processing Corp. for four years, after retirement she moved to Boise.
She attended New Hope United Methodist Church.
She enjoyed traveling, shopping, watching movies and reading, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
She will be deeply missed by her children, two daughters, Darla Solorzano and her husband, Edward, and Shea Webster and her husband, John, both of Boise, Idaho; two sons, Darrin Burkamper and his wife, Amber, of Morris, Illinois, and Courter Burkamper and his wife, Jennifer of Boone, Iowa; four grandchildren, Landon Phillips, David Burkamper, Jaelynn Burkamper and Caden Burkamper; her father, Herbert Spring of Cocoa Beach, Florida, and three sisters, Grace Tisor Steckman and her husband, James, and Jo Ann Tisor Ralls, all of Muscatine and Sherry Spring Thomas of Boise, Idaho.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1977, her mother, and step-father, Elmer LeRoy Tisor.
Doris E. Burkamper, 68, of Plainfield, formerly of Muscatine, and Fulton, Ill., died May 10, 2008, at Provena St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, Ill.
Funeral services will be at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home chapel, corner of Routes 30 & 59, Plainfield. Interment will be at Plainfield Township Cemetery.
She was born Oct. 31, 1939, in Muscatine. Doris was a 1957 graduate of Muscatine High School.
She is survived by her husband and best friend of 50 years, William Burkamper; her sons, Kevin Lee Burkamper and wife, Melinda, of Plainfield and Randall WayneBurkamper and wife, LuAnn,of Lisle, Ill.; her grandchildren, Allyson Renae, Emily Nicole, Jacob Allen, David Michael and Jared Ryan; her brother, Harlan Leo McKillip and sister, Carol Reed and husband, Dallas, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leo Harlan and Dorathea McKillip.