She was born on Nov. 18, 1950 in Sedalia, a daughter of Richard and Nathalie June (White) Kasak. On Feb. 27, 1972 in Sedalia she was marriedto Victor Michael Burkhalter, who preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 2007.
Dee Ann enjoyed raising and showing rabbits and especially love spending time with her kids and grandkids.
She is survived by three children, Heather Miller (Scott) of Ballwin, Annie Funk (Chad) of Galena, Ohio, and Wade Burkhalter of Sedalia; five grandchildren, Dawson, Alex, Emma, Brayla and Elena; and a sister, Nancy Burkhalter (Marvin) of Windsor.
A graveside service and burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 11 at Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Bill Douglas officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 10 at Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia.
Pallbearers will be Clinton Burkhalter, Clayton Burkhalter, Brad Legg, David Grotheer, Chad Funk and Scott Miller.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Crossroads Hospice in care of the chapel.