MAJ Lonnie L. Burkhalter was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 06/13/2014 at the age of 78.8
San Antonio, TX
Date of Birth 09/04/1935
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with A/7/1 CAV in 67-68
Call sign in Vietnam BLACKHAWK
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More detail on this person: Maj. Lonnie L. Burkhalter US Army, (RET), age 78, passed away June 13, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas. He was born September 4, 1935, in Springtown, Texas to Lonnie and Mary Burkhalter.

He proudly served his country for thirty years in the U.S. Army and seven years in the National Guard.

He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Gladys F. Burkhalter; sons, David W. Burkhalter and wife Diana, Lonnie S. Burkhalter and wife Vickie, and Darryl L. Burkhalter and partner Bruce Sturgill; grandchildren, Carina, Christin, Scarlet, and Shane; great-grandchildren, Aaron, Alex, Malea, Addison and Gracie; sister, Mary Lou Robbins and husband Bill; and brother-in-law, Calvin Ruzicka and wife Raenell.

This information was last updated 05/18/2016

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