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Shane Michael Burchett

November 15, 2002 May 11, 2018
Shane Michael Burchett
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Obituary for Shane Michael Burchett

“May you look down upon us as a special angel who walked a short life here on earth but left indelible footprints on our hearts forever.”

Shane Burchett, 15, of Wilson, NC, a loving son, brother and friend passed away on May 11, 2018. Shane was born November 15, 2002, the son of Aaron Burchett and Amy Burchett (Goras). He was a freshman at Fike High School.

Shane lived his life to the fullest always embracing new adventures and challenges. He was an active member of the Air Force Junior Reserve Office Training Corps (JROTC), played the saxophone for the Fike High School concert band and completed the spring season as a member of the Fike High School tennis team. Outside of school activities, Shane attended the Youth Group at First Presbyterian Church in Wilson.

Shane is survived by his parents Aaron Burchett from Seven Springs, NC, Amy Burchett of Wilson, NC; and his older brother Ian. On his maternal side, Shane leaves his grandmother, Joyce Macrania, Aunt Tina Fyock, Uncle Roger Fyock, Aunt Beth Lostal and cousins Tyler Fyock, Cianna and Kaitlyn Lostal. On his paternal side, Shane leaves his step-mother, Brandi Burchett, step-sister, Summer Wilson, step-brother, Bryon Croom, grandparents, Jane and Fred Brashear, Uncle Fred Brashear III and wife Courtney, Aunt Deana Burchett, and cousins, Jamie and Cadence. Shane was preceded in death by his great grandmother, Irene Macrania who passed in February of 2003.

A memorial service is being held on Thursday, 17 May at 6:30pm at First Presbyterian Church located on 414 Sunset Rd NW, Wilson, NC 27893. The family will greet friends following the service in the church youth center.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making a donation to Fike High School in the name of Shane Burchett and mention one of the following; the Concert Band Department, Tennis team or the Air Force Junior Reserve Office Training Corps (JROTC). Donations can be mailed to Fike High School c/o Shane Burchett, 500 Harrison Drive, Wilson, NC 27893.

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Celebration of Life Service




6:30 PM 5/17/2018 6:30:00 PM
First Prebyterian Church of Wilson

414 Sunset Road, NW
Wilson, NC 27893

First Prebyterian Church of Wilson
414 Sunset Road, NW Wilson 27893 NC
United States

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