Arlene A. Burket

Arlene A. Burket, 91, of Treasure Lake, DuBois, PA, Formerly of East Freedom, PA, died Friday, February 23, 2018, at her home.

Born on August 2, 1926, in Roaring Spring, PA, she was the daughter of the late Clarence & Lucy (Miller) Biddle.

In 1945, she married Gerald C. Burkett, Sr. He preceded her in death in 1981.

She retired from Veeder Root in Duncansville after over 30 years of service.

Arlene was a member of the “Crazy Ladies Book Club” and also belonged to many card clubs. She was a member of the United Veterans Association Club of Blair County and loved to read & play games, go to the casino, and drink wine with her friends.

She is survived by a son, David A. Burket and his wife Diana of Leola, PA, two daughters, Lucinda A. Dixon of Durham, NC, and Robin L. Cameron and her husband Russ of DuBois, PA, a brother, Samuel Biddle of Vinco, PA, a sister, Joyce Hainly of Hollidaysburg, PA, seven grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren, with one on the way.

Arlene was preceded in death by a daughter, Debora Burket, and a son, Gerald C. Burket, Jr.

There will be no public visitation.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. from Grace Fellowship Church, Broadway & 15th Avenue, Altoona, PA.

Burial will be in Blair Memorial Park.

Memorials may be placed with the charity of the donor’s choice.

The Baronick Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc is in charge of arrangements.

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