Betty Jean Burnham


Relationship to conference: Wife of elder, Rev. Charles Burnham, who died in 1988

Date of death: Dec. 15, 2017 at age 86

Arrangements: A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 22 at Lake City UMC (213 N. Oak St., Lake City). A visitation will take place at the church one hour prior to the service and 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 21 at Schleicher Funeral Homes, Lake City Chapel in Lake City.

Appointment information: Rev. Burnham served Minnesota churches in Blooming Prairie, Ellendale, Geneva, West Concord, Kenyon, Lake City, Zumbro Falls, Mabel, Newburg, Frazee, and Vergas.

Mrs. Burnham is preceded in death by her husband; her brother, Frederick Atkinson; and her sister Joanne Austin. She is survived by her daughters Pamela (John) Anderson, Rosanne (Fred) Stram, Paula Hamm, and Vonda (Shannon) Dronen; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Vonda Atkinson.

Cards of condolence can be sent to daughter Pamela Anderson, S 80 W 19002 Janesville Rd., Muskego, WI 53150.

Obituaries will appear in the Rochester Post-Bulletin and Lake City Graphic.

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058