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Obituary: Shawn L. Burton, Columbus

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Shawn L. Burton, 40, of Columbus, died at 10:39 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013.

He was born June 21, 1972, to the late Dennis and Jewel Alley Burton. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, hunting mushrooms, camping, and anything outdoors.

Shawn enjoyed time with his family. He touched everyone he met and will be missed deeply.

Cremation is planned and a memorial service will be conducted at a later date.

Online condolences may be sent to the Burton family at

Shawn is survived by his son, Dylan Burton of Columbus; daughters, Macey Burton of Columbus and Hydie Burton of Seymour; brothers, Carl Furkin, Steve Furkin, Mark Kelsay, and Raymie Kelsay; a nephew, Stevie Wilson of Seymour; and nieces, Nakkai and Marissa Furkin, both of Columbus.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Judy Phillips; and brothers, Randy Furkin, Danny Furkin and Douglas Kelsay.


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