David L. Burton, 76, of Lindenhurst, IL, passed away peacefully Thursday February 14, 2019, at Advocate Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, IL.
He was born October 6, 1942, in Moundsville, WV, the son of the late William and Dorothy (Smith) Burton, living in Mundelein and Vernon Hills, IL, before settling in Lindenhurst in 1996. Before his retirement, Dave had worked for many years as a regional field manager for AC Nielsen Company, Northbrook, IL. Dave was an avid sports fan, and enjoyed fishing, reading, listening to music and especially being with his family. On November 12, 1966, he married Sally Karpiel in McMechen, WV.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Sally; three children, Vicki (Brett) Van Slochteren of Antioch, IL, Lisa (James) Burton-West of Minneapolis, MN, and David Burton of Lindenhurst, IL; a granddaughter, Ashley; great-granddaughter, Brooklyn; his four-legged grandbabies, Scrappy Ann and Farkle; and close friends.
Funeral services and interment in Millburn Cemetery, Old Mill Creek, IL, will be private. Arrangements were entrusted to the Strang Funeral Home of Antioch.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Heart Association are appreciated in Dave’s memory. Please sign the online guest book for David at www.strangfh.com.