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“So sorry to hear of your loss. Will remember you in my prayers. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Enoch Duarte - Tampa, FL - Friend

“Dear Marilyn and Family,You have our sincere condolences. May the memories and loved you shared in this life see you through until you are together...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Claire and Pat Young - CA

“We are going to miss seeing our friend Leon.,Marilyn and Leon are such an important part of our church family ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: MaryAnn & Kurt Ritucci - Odessa, FL

“My deepest condolences too Marilyn and family. Leon was a true and natural man. He always seemed to have a smile on his face and was ready to lend a...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Paul francisco - Odessa, FL


BURTON, Leon, 83, son of Lloyd and Estelle (nee Sinclair) Burton, was born on July 19, 1933 in Louisville, Kentucky. Leon passed away peacefully on October 16, 2016. Leon married his loving wife, Marilyn (nee Miller) in 1983. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. Leon was very proud of his military service. Leon was a long-time member of the American Legion and the VFW. He was an avid collector of firearms and a long standing member of the NRA.. Predeceased by his parents; son, Anthony Lloyd Burton; brother, Ralph Gilbert Sinclair; and sister, Barbara Jones. Leon is survived by his loving family including his wife, Marilyn, daughters, Gail Lynn Burton of Tampa, Lorie A. Heath of Spartansburg, SC; brother, Phillip Burton of Louisville, KY; his three step-children, Teresa French, Cynthia French and Cheryl Iaconette; nine grandchildren, Dana,Brianna,Nikki, Robert, Christie, Eric,Tiffany, Kailey, Joseph, and six great-grandchildren, Xavier, Gabrielle, Donovan,Bailey, Penny, Audrey.