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John P. Burmeister, 76, of Hazen, Arkansas formerly of Gibsonburg, Ohio, passed away Sunday, December 13, 2015.

John was born August 30, 1939 in Fremont the son of Edward W. and Rose M. (Camarata) Burmeister.

John was a Paratrooper in the Army and achieved the rank of PFC E-3 during his time of service from 1956 to 1959. Afterwards, John was a Truck driver up until January of 2015. He was also a member of the A.B.A.T.E. Motorcycle Club and the Stuttgart Harvest Church in Stuttgart, AR.

He is survived by his wife, Sheila Weems, whom he married on February 9, 2015; the mother of his children, Kathy Burmeister of Gibsonburg; two daughters, Amy (Robert) Little of Genoa and Bethanne (Steve) Brand of Union, Ohio; two sons, Robbie (Mary) Burmeister of Gibsonburg and Todd (Monica) Burmeister of Gibsonburg; three step-children, Jina Kee, Charles N. (Sandy) Kee, and Amanda (Chris) Berg all from Hazen, Arkansas; two brothers, Charles Burmeister of Clyde and Edward (Marlene) Burmeister of Fremont; six grandchildren; one great grandchild; and three step-grandchildren.
John is preceded in death by his father.

Foos Funeral and Cremation Service, 504 E. McPherson, Clyde is in care of Services

Memorial donations in John's honor may be made to the Disabled Veterans National Fund, 1020 19th St. NW, Suite 475 Washington, DC 20036.

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