Marc Burden

April 20, 1971 - June 30, 2017


Visitation: Visitation will be Friday, July 7, from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson funeral Home, with family present from 6 to 8:00 p.m.
Service: His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 8, at Canton Lutheran Church.

Marc Burden pix argus0001Marc Burden, 46, passed away unexpectedly Friday, June 30, 2017 at his home in Canton.  His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 8, at Canton Lutheran Church. Visitation will be Friday, July 7, from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, with family present from 6 to 8:00 p.m.

Marc was born April 20, 1971 in Pekin, Illinois to Dean and Norma Jean (Schrever) Burden.   He graduated from Woodruff High School in Manito, IL.  He proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps.

Marc married Dawn Krejci October 2, 2015 and they made their home in Canton.  He was currently working at Adams Thermal in Canton as machine operator.  He previously worked at Sioux Steel in Sioux Falls.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and talking about anything having to do with the Marine Corps.  He was very attached to his cats, Scarlett and Naomi.

Marc is survived by his wife, Dawn; his four children, Aiden, Liz, Ashley, and Daela; his step-daughter, Whitney Krejci; five brothers and sisters; and many other extended family and friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents.

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  1. We were shocked and saddened to hear about Marc. We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to you and the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. Dawn,
    So sorry for your lost. Will be praying for you and your family.

  3. DAWN AND FAMILY SO SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF MARC.
    WE DIDN’T GET TO SEE HIM THAT OFTEN ONCE HE MOVED. HE WILL BE GREATLEY MISSED BY HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
    WE DID GET TO MEET YOU AT THE BURDEN REUNION AND WE ARE THANKFUL FOR THAT. TAKE CARE OF YOR SELF. MAY GOD WRP HIS ARMS AROUND YOU FOR COMFORT AND STRENGTH DURING THIS TIME.

  4. Dawn,
    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. I know he sure made you smile. Though words cannot take away the pain and sorrow, know there are so many out here send thoughts and prayers your way. Take care and keep the memories close.

  5. I’m so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort give you peace to help you cope during this difficult time. We look forward to seeing our dead loved ones again in the righteous paradise here on earth very soon. Acts 24:15

  6. Dawn,
    My heart hurts for you. Your family has always been so dear to me. I am so sorry for your loss. Hugs to you.

  7. My dear Mark I wake up to grab for my phone to see your text every morning telling me I love you and thinking of you. I just can’t believe you’re gone. God blessed me three years ago with an amazing, loving, caring husband and father. it’s July 4th, our first date 3 years ago and I still remember this day. how You grabbed my hand and you kissed me in the back of your truck. my eyes lit up like fireworks. u grabbed my hand and I never let you go and I never will. you are the best thing that happened to Whitney and I. thank you for loving us so much and bringing me into your life. you will always be with us every day. I love you bunches. your wife always and forever, dawn burden

  8. Marc was such a special addition to the family. He brought joy and meaning into my sisters life just as we lost our brother, Glenn just three short years ago. No one knows the days that God has planned for our lives which only proves that we should live each day as though as it is our last. That is how Marc lived his with Dawn and Whitney. He loved them hard and lived each day to the fullest – always ensuring that they knew he loved them and that family meant everything to him. He missed his children and loved them as well. Our daily banter of Marine vs Army only brought more joy into our days!!! Dawn forever was sharing stories of loving moments or playful times between them. He filled her and Whitneys life with joy, love and laughter. We will miss him. We loved him and enjoyed our time with him. He’s having a holy Ghost hoe-down right now and one day we will be there to join in the fun. 😉 love you brother-in-law, Darlene and bobby

  9. Marc,
    There were many things you never had to be. But, with courage, valor, candor and grace, you donned the mantle of husband, friend, father, son and brother. You exhibited those qualities every day I knew you. You will be missed. You are loved. You mattered. You made a difference. On balance, that is the embodiment of a life well lived. The Lord’s got some fishing spots for you. Until then, I’m going to ride the bike you fixed for me and reflect on how much I miss you. Rest easy, friend.