Daniel Joseph Burt Jr.


    Daniel Joseph Burt Jr. of Union, Missouri, formerly of Sullivan, Missouri, was born on July 12, 1949 in St. Louis, Missouri to Daniel Joseph Sr. and Leona (Woodcock) Burt and passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019 at the age of 70 years.


    After high school he honorably served his country in the United States Navy in Quadrant 11 P3.
    After service Daniel attended college and received a Bachelor of Arts Degree.
    He was employed as a manager at R.F. Spaghetti Factory for a time, however his great love was playing in the Rock and Roll Bands, Alias and Fire Penny. The band opened for other bands such as Fog Hat, Rare Earth, Rocky Mountain Daredevils, Mommas Pride and Little River Band. Daniel was also very artistic and was a talented painter.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Daniel Sr. and Leona Burt; and sister, Nancy Machelette.
    He is survived by his children, Amber Burt of Union, Missouri and Travis King of Bourbon, Missouri; former wife, Janet Jansen; half brother, Tracie Burt of St. Clair, Missouri; nieces and nephews, Micah Machelette and wife Cindy, Lea Ann and Nate Machelette and Billy Machelette and wife Lisa; other relatives and friends.
    Celebration of Life gathering was held from 2-4 p.m. on Friday, October 18, 2019 at the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan, Missouri with military honors performed at 4 p.m.
    According to Daniel’s wishes cremation has taken place.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Eaton Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Sullivan, Missouri.