HARRY “LEW” BURDETTE, 72 of Weirton, WV passed away Wednesday July 21, 2021, surrounded by his loving family, at Weirton Medical Center.
He was born March 2, 1949 in Steubenville, OH. The son of Dorothy Jean O’Brien Burdette of Steubenville, OH and the late Harry Burdette, Jr. (1978).
Lew was a United States Navy veteran, having served on the USS America during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed fishing, basketball, and baseball. He retired from Weirton Steel Corp. as an electronics technician in the sheet mill dept.
Surviving are his loving wife of 49 years, Linda June Virtue Burdette; sister, Nancy Cant (Wayne) of New York; brothers, Robert Burdette (Nancy) of Noonan, GA, Kenneth Burdette of Richmond, OH.
Linda would like to thank Dr. Jasbir S. Makar, Dr. Brijinder S. Kochhar, Valley Hospice, Inc., and the nurses and staff on level 5 and level 8 at Weirton Medical Center. All these people were so wonderful and competent in their care to Lew.
Per Lew’s wishes, there will be no visitation or services. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to STEEL & WOLFE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., Weirton, WV. www.steelandwolfe.com.