Ronald "Todd" Burchett

Ronald "Todd" Burchett passed away Friday, July 3, 2020, at the age of 51. He was born February 6, 1969, in Galion, Ohio.

He formerly owned a Sears store and furniture store in Prestonburg, Kentucky. Todd was proud to help his community and enjoyed participating in his church in Kentucky. Family was his top priority and he looked forward to their gatherings. Todd was a friend to everyone and huge fan of the Kentucky Wildcats. In his free time, he enjoyed any outdoor activity but most especially fishing.

Todd is survived by his life companion, Robin Hale; mother, Betty L. (Gary D.) Risner Olmstead; three children, Chaise W. Burchett, Bryce D. Burchett, and Hannah R. Burchett; a granddaughter, Brylee J. Burchett; a grandson, Weston M. Burchett; three sisters, Amy M. (Eric) Burchett Fisher, Angela L. (Michael) Keenan, and Michelle L. Gallant; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Ronald Ray Burchett.

The family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, July 10, 2020, at the Ontario Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 100 S. Lexington-Springmill Road. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. He will be laid to rest in Mansfield Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made in care of the family.

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