Robert Leon Burton (Jack)

Robert Leon Burton (Jack) was born April 25,1930. He passed away December 5, 2017 and was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years. Joan Mae Burton and Jack were the parents of 3 children. Michael and Merrilee of Marietta, children Emilie (Fred) Huntsville, Utah, Gregory and (Rechelle) Denver, Co and Bryan and (Michelle) children Bryleigh and Cole, of Belpre, Oh. Cathy (Gosselin) and children Solena great granddaughter Kailea , Michael and (Dia) children Noah, Daniel, Joshua all of California. Jeffery and Stephanie of Pleasantville, Pa and children. Shayln and (Joe) children Landon and Tenley, Pittsburgh, Pa and Travis of Pittsburg, Pa

He is also survived by one sister Jane Newman and many nieces and nephews.

He was precede in death by parents Herbert and Edith Burton, siblings Dick, Herbert, Byron, Margaret (Stilgenbauer), Helen (Dotson), Betty (Navarre), Wilma (Stegner).

Jack worked for Draco / Connex, and was CEO of Burton Associates until retirement.

He is a veteran of the Navy and Air Force, serving his country with pride.

He loved God, family, hunting, fishing, golfing, Ohio State football, and many wonderful friends throughout the years. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike St. with Pastor Jeff Baumer officiating. Burial to follow at Newport Cemetery. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association Mid-Ohio Valley, 1218 Market St., Parkersburg, WV 26101. Online condolences may be made at