VICTORIA - Ronnie Burden, age 66, of Victoria, Texas, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013, in Victoria, Texas.
He is survived by his wife Gayle Burden of Victoria, son, Ronnie Lee Burden, Jr. of Pleasanton, sister, Karen Felps and husband Lloyd of Pearsall, sister-in-law, Mindy Piland and husband Mike of Pleasanton, brother-in-laws, Jim Lechler and wife Paige of Marble Falls and Kevin Lechler of Denton, nieces, Amanda Smith and husband Andrew and their children of San Antonio, Christy Gonzales and husband Richard and their children of Pleasanton, Lucie Blye and husband Adam of Austin, Abbie Floyd and husband Brad and their children of Allentown, Pennsylvania, Kelsie Piland of Pleasanton, nephews, Wesly McGehee and wife Amber and their children of Pleasanton, Jim Felps and his children of Pearsall, Lonnie Felps and wife Dana of El Paso, Luke Lechler and wife Meagan and their children of Dallas, Zachariah Lechler of Austin.
Mr. Burden is preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Mildred (Ratcliff) Burden, son, Jacob Lloyd Burden, brother, J.L. Burden and his in-laws, Elmer and Wilma Lechler.
Visitation will be held at Hurley Funeral Home Chapel, 118 W. Oaklawn Rd., Pleasanton, Texas from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM, with the family present between 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Friday, February 15, 2013. A funeral service will be held at Cowboy Fellowship, 561 FM 3350, Jourdanton, Texas at 10:00 AM on Saturday, February 16, 2013. Interment will be at Pearsall City Cemetery in Pearsall, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that a donation be made to Warriors Weekend.org or Warriors Weekend c/o Harrison Waldrop & Vherek LLP, P. O. Box 2052 Victoria, Tx 77902.
Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family may do so at www.hurleyfuneralhome.com