US Air Force

Burt Sisson

April 26, 1936 ~ March 4, 2022 (age 85)

Obituary

Burt Sisson, 85, passed away on March 4, 2022, at Tri Point Medical Center in Concord, Ohio. 

Burt was born on April 26, 1936, in Painesville, Ohio, the son of Howard and Dorothy (Shach) Sisson.

Shortly after graduating high school, Burt enlisted in the United States Air Force where he proudly served his country.

Burt married the love of his life, Darlene F. Dutton on March 7, 1975, they would have celebrated their forty-seventh wedding anniversary in just a few short days.

He worked for Conrail Railroad for forty-four years until his retirement in 1999.

Burt enjoyed doing yard work, he was an avid golfer and a dedicated fan of the Cleveland Browns. He especially enjoyed the comradery of fellow Veterans and spending quality time with his beloved grandchildren.  He was a lifelong member of the Geneva VFW and was a "Champion Blood Donor" for the American Red Cross. 

He is survived by his loving wife, Darlene Sisson, his children: Kelli Verbanac, Dawn Forhetz, Linda Connors, Jill Sisson, Cindy Leonard, Melissa Feke and Daniel Sisson, his grandchildren: Patrick Luks, Jr., Crystal Luks, Lane Forhetz, Evan Forhetz, Victoria Layne, Garrett Connors, Lacey Confrancesco, Nathan Heinly and Caden Heinly, his great-grandchildren: Chloe Forhetz, Gabrielle Forhetz, Delaney Connors, Rett Connors and Kennedy Connors and his siblings: Marilyn Helsel, Dorothy Greenholtz and Donna (Joel) Catlin.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Howard Sisson and Dorothy Butcher. 

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2022, from 11:00a - 12:00p with a funeral service to immediately follow at 12:00p at the Geneva Home of Fleming and Billman Funeral Directors, 323 South Broadway, Geneva, Ohio. Burial will immediately follow the funeral service at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, 600 Walnut Street in Geneva.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
March 10, 2022

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Geneva Home of Fleming & Billman Funeral Directors
323 South Broadway
Geneva, OH 44041

Funeral Service
Thursday
March 10, 2022

12:00 PM
Geneva Home of Fleming & Billman Funeral Directors
323 South Broadway
Geneva, OH 44041

Interment following funeral service
Thursday
March 10, 2022

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
South Ridge East
Geneva, OH 44041

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