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Burdett D. Metz

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“Jake was a very good man I consider myself blessed to have known him ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Gerald tessendorf - Apopka, FL

“You have our sincerest sympathy in the loss of Jake. Our prayers are with you at this hard time. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Richard & Diane VanRaden

“Pat, sorry to hear of you father's passing. You have my sympathy and Prayers. Arleta Gordon ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Jake was a great man, I thought a lot of him. He will be missed. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Patti Tessendorf - Ormond Beach, FL

“You have my sympathy, Jake was a good man, he will be missed ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Irma Matous - Ormond Beach, FL

“Sorry for your loss, Jake was a great man. Love from the Orr family. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Christine Orr - Millen, GA

“I remember Uncle Jake very fondly. He always had a smile on his face and took the time to chat about our families. He was a valued member of our...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Becky Finkenbinder - Freeport, IL

“Uncle Jake was a great man. He cherished his family and was always kind and considerate of others. He was a hard worker and was always pleasant to be...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Steve Gitz - Freeport, IL

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Burdett was born on November 27, 1932 and passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2016.

Burdett was a resident of Freeport, Illinois at the time of his passing.

Jake was a U.S. Army Veteran serving in the Korean Conflict.

He was married to Jeannine J. Smit.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday September 19, 2016 at Burke Tubbs Funeral Home. Rev. Gavin Brandt will officiate. Visitation will be Sunday 1:00 ' 3:00 at Burke Tubbs. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport Location
504 N. Walnut
Freeport, IL 61032

Visitation will be Sunday 1:00 ' 3:00 at Burke Tubbs.

A memorial has been established in Jake's memory.