October 18, 1934 — February 9, 2019
Carolyn Mae Burkey, 84, of Philomath, went to be with the Lord in her home on February 9, 2019, at 3 p.m.
She was born to Melvin and Emily (Kilmer) Mishler on October 18, 1934, in Sheridan, Oregon. She was married to Alfred William Burkey on August 28, 1954.
Carolyn was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She loved the Lord Jesus and her church communities. Carolyn worked part-time as an X-ray technician. She enjoyed the weekly Bible studies, spending time with her family, entertaining in her home, word puzzles, TV game shows, playing games and volunteering at the school.
Carolyn is survived by her husband, Alfred Burkey; her children, son, Gregg (Debbie) Burkey, daughters, Anita Stephenson, Emily Jan Burkey and Angela (Tim) Wenger; 18 grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren; brothers, Robert (Nellie) Mishler, Stan (Ellen) Mishler; along with in-laws and many nieces and nephews. We will all miss her sweet spirit and warm smile.
A viewing will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday at Fisher Funeral Home. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019, at Fairview Mennonite Church.
Online condolences for the family may be posted at www.fisherfuneralhome.com.