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Glen Royce Burnett

March 15, 1935 ~ June 15, 2022 (age 87)


Glen Royce Burnett, 87, a native of Canada and a resident of Madera for 38 years, passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 in Madera.

He was born on March 15, 1935, to Elmer V. Burnett and Jessie (McFarland) Burnett. Glen was a Cattle Buyer in the Dairy Livestock industry. He grew up in Kingsburg and went to work in Canada before coming back to California (Santa Ynez valley, then back to Kingsburg and the last 37 years in Madera). He served in the Army for several years and worked with cattle as a buyer in the latter years. He was an active member of the Model-A club out of Merced. Work hard, Play hard and don't mix the two - something he believed and taught.  A cowboy all his life, and a good life it was. Glen

Glen preceded in death by his wife of 62 years Mary Laine Burnett in 2019, by both parents and his son, Ronald Burnett.

He is survived by three sons, Dewey and his wife Meredith, Roy and his wife Elizabeth and Vincent Burnett, his daughter Debbie Silva and her husband Randy; 11 Grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

A memorial Service will be held Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at 1:00 PM at Jay Chapel in Madera.

Interment will be at a later date at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Gustine.

Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Alzheimer’s Association.

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Memorial Service
June 21, 2022

1:00 PM
Jay Chapel
1121 Roberts Ave
Madera, CA 93637

Video is available for this event


San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery
32053 W. McCabe Road
Santa Nella, CA 95322


Alzheimer's Association
P.O. Box 96011, Washington DC 20090-6011

American Cancer Society
5420 California Avenue, Bakersfield CA 93309

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