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Myers Funeral Home

2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN

OBITUARY

Geraldine "Gerri" Busenburg

August 7, 1944August 7, 2020
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Geraldine “Gerri” Dolby Busenburg, 76 of Huntington passed away on Friday, August 7, 2020 at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Gerri had worked as a shipping and receiving clerk at Lime City Manufacturing. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. She loved to collect jewelry and bird watching in her back yard. Gerri enjoyed traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.

She was born on August 7, 1944 in Somerset, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Willie and Lola Helen (Huff) Gholson.

She was united in marriage to Delbert L. Burton, Sr., Delbert preceded her in death. She later married Robert W. Dolby on July 14, 1973, Robert preceded her in death on June 21, 2002. She later married Jerry L. Busenburg on September 22, 2007, Jerry preceded her in death on January 31, 2019.

Survivors include two sons: Delbert (Deb) Burton, Jr. of Auburn; Rick (Audra) Burton of Columbus, OH; two daughters: Anita Runion of Huntington; Deanna (Eric Cole) Burton of Woodstock, GA; two brothers: Bobby (Janie) Gholson of Burnside, KY; Gale Gholson of Somerset, KY; two sisters: Edna (Roy) Simpson of Waco, KY; Ivalee (Bobby) Meece of Somerset, KY; twelve grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren.

Gerri was preceded in death by two brothers: Verlan and Wendell Gholson and a sister: Mary Sue Marshall.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, Indiana. Funeral service following visitation at 2:00 pm. We will be following the CDC’s guidelines for Social Distancing and Social Gathering Limits.

Interment will be at the Lancaster Cemetery.

Memorial donations can be made out to American Heart Association or American Stroke Association both in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.

  • FAMILY

  • Delbert (Deb) Burton, Jr., Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Rick (Audra) Burton, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Anita Runion, Daughter
  • Deanna (Eric Cole) Burton, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Bobby (Janie) Gholson, Brother and Sister-in-law
  • Gale Gholson, Brother
  • Edna (Roy) Simpson, Sister and Brother-in-law
  • Ivalee (Bobby) Meece, Sister and Brother-in-law
  • Willie Gholson, Father (deceased)
  • Lola Helen (Huff) Gholson, Mother (deceased)
  • Delbert L. Burton, Sr., Husband (deceased)
  • Robert W. Dolby, Husband (deceased)
  • Jerry L. Busenburg, Husband (deceased)
  • Verlan Gholson, Brother (deceased)
  • Wendall Gholson, Brother (deceased)
  • Mary Sue Marshall, Sister (deceased)

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  • PALLBEARERS

  • Derek Burton
  • Quentin Runion
  • Daniel Burton
  • Michael Trotter
  • Delbert Burton, Jr.
  • Rick Burton
  • DONATIONS

  • American Heart Association
  • American Stroke Association

Services

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, August 12, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, August 12, 2020

  • Interment

    Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Memories

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Carol Karst

August 12, 2020

Gerri was so much fun to work with. She would make you laugh, never seen her mad. She was a very classy lady. Love her! Fly free!

Ron & Pat Hall

August 11, 2020

Dear Busenburg family, Our hearts were truly saddened to learn of Gerri's passing. She has been a good neighbor and we will definitely miss her. Our neighborhood will never be the same. May our God wrap is loving arms around you and comfort you now and in the days to come.

Ron & Pat Hall
Lila & Rachel Lane

Gale Gholson

August 10, 2020

I remember all the good times that we have shared as we were growing up there are so many. I remember her kindness that she showed to other people. I will miss you but we will see each other again.

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