The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

September 5, 2013

Wayne A. Burkett Jr.


The Tribune-Democrat

WINDBER — BURKETT – Wayne A. Jr., Windber, died suddenly Sept. 4, 2013, at Windber Medical Center. Born April 21, 1959, in Johnstown, son of Wayne A. Sr. and Barbara (Habel) Burkett. Preceded in death by infant son; paternal and maternal grandparents; and sister, Debra Wolfhope. Survived by parents of Windber; wife, Kathi (Romus) Burkett; daughter, Kayla and Johnny; son, Wayne III; and grandson, Riley. Also survived by in-laws, Frank Sr. and Louise Romus, Cairnbrook. Brother of Karen, wife of Gary Klinefelter; David, and wife, Michelle; and Mark. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Wayne was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son and brother. Part owner of B&B Remodelers in Windber, and was formerly employed by Longwall Mining. He was an avid racing fan of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wayne devoted his entire life to his family. He is loved by many and will be truly missed by all. Family will receive friends from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber, where service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, the Rev. Ronald St. Clair, officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery.


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