Chester L. “Check” Burcham, 81, of Franklin, Ind. passed away Aug. 28, 2015, at Franciscan St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born Sept. 5, 1934, in Dunklin County, Missouri, to Elvis and LaVern (Wood) Burcham. He married Paula (Wilson Handley) Burcham on May 24, 1959, in Franklin. She survives. Paula is from the Altamont-Gallatin area.
Chester retired in 2001 from the Fort Benjamin Harrison Finance Center after fourteen years