Mount Carmel Item Thursday, August 2, 1945
Burt Funeral to Be Held Saturday
Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 1:00 o'clock for the late John Burt, 64, of Lavelle, who died Tuesday morning following a long illness. He was a recent patient in Shamokin State Hospital.
Mr. Burt was a native of Shenandoah, but he left that community with his parents when still a youngster. For a time the family resided in Mount Carmel and later at Leck Kill. He was employed at the Potts Colliery for 22 years.
To survive he leaves his widow the former Eleanor Ochenreider and one brother, Andrew Burt, of Shamokin.