Dad and Luther Bert Burkeen, 1978
Melvin Talton Burkeen
  • 66 years old
  • Date of birth: Mar 4, 1930
  • Place of birth:
    Erath County, Texas, United States
  • Date of passing: Jul 7, 1996
  • Place of passing:
    Grand View, Idaho, United States
Let the memory of Melvin be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Melvin Burkeen, 66, born on March 4, 1930 and passed away on July 7, 1996. We will remember him forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by amanda harris on 8th July 2015

"Its been 19 years and i still vividly remember everything about you. Your smile, your laugh, your smell, your voice.... and i feel you near me often. I know you were there the morning my son died. I felt you and grandma. And even though i didnt know it then, it helped me to let him go. I cant eait for the day when i can see and hug you all. But grandpa, i miss you so much. Why do thw good ones have to go? :(
Until the day i see you again, know i love you dearly. Kiss grandma and my sweet Michael for me please. :) xoxo"

This tribute was added by Mathew Jamie Titus on 7th July 2015

"Oh dad, you got called home today in 1996, my heart aches for you. I miss you so much dad, you always will be the best daddy in the world. I hope you know how much I love you, I know I didn't show you or tell you enough. Please hug my precious Michael dad, I know you love him and you are with mom, grandma and you're mom and dad, but I'm selfish, I want you with us. I love you dad, I will see you again then my tears will stop."

This tribute was added by Kayla Titus on 24th April 2013

"I often think about all the memories I have with you grandpa and I miss you every day. I know you're up there with a smile on your face watching over us by grandma's side holding my little Michael. I love and miss you and look forward to the day I get to see you again. I love you grandpa."

This tribute was added by debbie igo on 11th April 2013

"Dear brother, how i miss you. seems like only yesterday we were sharing letters, poems and talking on the phone..
life here is not the same now, but i know how you loved the Lord, and i believe you are with mom, and eva mae again basking in the Glory of our God! wait by the river, i'll be along soon, love you..."

This tribute was added by Mathew Jamie Titus on 9th April 2013

"Dad... I miss you every second of every day.  I wish I had shown you how much I truly do love you.  Rest in peace.  Hug Mom and our precious Michael.  I know you will never tire of playing with him and he will never see anything less then a smile on your face.  I love you dad"

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