OBITUARY

Ted Burton

13 September, 193523 October, 2020
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Ted Burton, “aka Poppy Ted”, 85, passed away on Friday, October 23, 2020 at the Hospice of Hamilton North Inpatient Care Center, in Hamilton, Ohio.

He was born on September 13, 1935 in Hyden, Kentucky to the late Joe and Myrtle {Begley} Burton. Ted attended and graduated Salem High School in Salem, Indiana. He was a LCpl in the United States Marine Corps. Ted married Patricia Ann Burton on October 4, 1963 in Hamilton, Ohio. They just celebrated their 57th anniversary. Ted worked at Mosler Safe Company for 35 years, before retiring in 1994. He also worked at Wal-Mart for 10 years, before retiring in 2017. In his spare time, Ted enjoyed bowling, watching westerns, making cornbread/eating it with buttermilk, gardening, and everything University of Kentucky. He loved to go camping at Monkeyland with his grandson Robby. Ted was a member of the Eagles #407, I.O.O.F. #17, Monkeys, Middletown Moose #501, and VFW #6636 of Salem, Indiana. He is survived by his wife Pat; daughter Tammy (Doug) Feltner; grandson Robby Barger; brother Gran (Cathy) Burton, of Gretna, Louisiana; a very special little girl, Jade Thomas; god-daughter Leah Shifflett Thomas; longtime friend Darrell Shiffett; step-grandson Dustin Feltner; six nieces; six nephews; and many great and great-great nieces and nephews. Ted was preceded in death by his siblings Danny, Bobby Joe, Hiram, Bennie, Rebecca Burton, Janet Holstine, Judy Clark, Marietta Rutherford, and Dolly Ratliff, five nephews, and one niece. Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 11am until 1pm at the Rose Hill Funeral Home, with a funeral service to follow at 1pm. Interment at Rose Hill Burial Park.

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Tammy & Bo Walton

November 5, 2020

So very sorry to hear of Ted's passing. He was always such a sweet man and we always enjoyed talking to him. Prayers for all of you through this trying time. Tammy & Bo

Robin Floyd

October 29, 2020

Robin Burton Floyd

October 29, 2020

Uncle Ted,
We will all miss you so very much .
Forever in our thoughts, our memories and our hearts.
Until we meet again
I love you
Robin

Jade Thomas

October 27, 2020

He always would take me camping when I was little and used to tell me stories. Me and Ted were super close and he will always be in my heart and my thoughts. I love you and you will always be with me.

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