Burnett, Arthur "Buster" (June 1, 1915 - May 25, 1985)
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Douglas Budget - June 20, 1985Services for Arthur(Buster)Burnett, 69, who died in Wheatland, Wyoming, May 25, 1985, at 2 p.m. in the Wheatland Bible Church with Dennis Vanpatton officiating.
Buster Burnett was born June 1, 1915, the son of Mathew Thomas and Dora Prager Burnett of Garrett. Both his parents were Wyoming Pioneers. When Buster was an infant his father died. Buster and his mother ranched in the Garrett and Wheatland areas. She died in 1977. In 1950 he included ranch holdings in the Wheatland area and made his home there.
He and Ellen Marie Willadsen were married December 28, 1956.
He was a member of the Laramie Masonic Lodge AF & AM, the Wheatland Chapter No. 11 of the Order of the Eastern Star, a member of the board of the Wyoming Wood Growers, and had served on various boards for Platte County. An Avid musician, he was a member of the Torrington Fiddler's Association and played for social events, community and civic organizations in southeast Wyoming.
He is survived by his wife, two sons, Steve and Bill, and six grandchildren.
Burial was in the Wheatland Cemetery.
Schrader-Prell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.