Jeremiah Abe Burgett
Jeremiah Abe Burgett, 30, of Muncy, went to the arms of the Lord on Sunday evening, June 9, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Williamsport on Thursday, Jan. 26, 1989, and was the son of George D. and Michele L. Sones Burgett of Muncy.
Jeremiah was a member of Moreland Community Church of Muncy and a 2007 graduate of Hughesville High School. Jeremiah enjoyed the outdoors and hunting with his family. He loved NASCAR, the New York Yankees, and shooting trap with his father and brother. He also was involved in the Superstars drum class at the YMCA and competed at the Verizon Sports Jamboree at Fort Indiantown Gap. As part of the Challenger Baseball Team, he had the opportunity to play in the Little League World Series Challenger Game.
He is survived by his parents, George and Michele Burgett, a brother, Matt T. Burgett, of Muncy, an honorary sister, Katurah L. Klein, of Lewistown; a paternal grandfather, Leon J. Burgett, of Muncy, a maternal grandmother, Barbara A. (Myers) Sones, of Muncy, and by a maternal great-grandmother, Laura M. (Harman) Myers, of Muncy.
He is predeceased by his paternal grandmother, Laura H. (Shetler) Burgett, and by his maternal grandfather, Harold “Punk” F. Sones.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Friday, June 14, at Moreland Community Church, located at 1300 Church Dr., Muncy, with Lay Pastor Greg Houseknecht, officiating. Burial will follow at the Moreland Lutheran Cemetery, Muncy. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jeremiah’s memory to the A-T Children’s Project, 5300 W. Hillsboro Blvd., Ste. 105, Coconut Creek, FL 33073, or to UPMC Suquehanna Home Care & Hospice, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701.
Arrangements are by McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.