Burkland, 58, of Danville PA passed away on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at his
residence. He was born October 24, 1958 in Danville PA, the son of the late
Rolland and Mary Ellen Leitzel Burkland.
He graduated from
Danville High School in 1976.
Tim was employed
as a telecommunications installer at various telecommunication companies
throughout the years.
He was a member of
the Danville Moose, American Legion Post 40, Danville VFW and several fire
golfing. He was an avid football fan, especially for the Oakland Raiders
and Penn State. He also enjoyed attending NASCAR races. A very social
person, Tim had a wonderful sense of humor who loved the time spent with his
friends and his family.
survived by his longtime companion, Karen “Squirrel” Baum of Danville PA.
Also surviving are two brothers; Rolland “Butch” Burkland of Scranton PA and
David A. Burkland of Danville PA and two sisters; Barbara A. Womer and her
husband Larry of Mt. Pleasant Mills PA and Laura Susan Klinger of Danville
PA. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews including Jason A.
Burkland of Sunbury PA and Heidi N. Burkland of Sunbury PA.
A Celebration of
Tim's life will be held at a later date. Burial will be private and at
the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com