Burtis, John A.

June 30, 1941 - October 25, 2019

On Friday, October 25th 2019, John Austin Burtis, loving husband, father, and grandfather was called to heaven. John is survived by his wife Pam, daughter Ginger, son Austin (Michelle), grandson AJ, nieces, nephews, a host of extended family members, and a multitude of individuals whose lives he has touched.

John was born June 30, 1941 in Denison, Texas. He was a third- generation pharmacist and had Pharmacies in Denison and Irving, Texas. He was loved by both employees and customers. Ginger and Austin were blessed to have their dad as a best friend. He was known as a very giving person, had a great sense of humor and was a role model and hero to many.

In lieu of flowers, you may send a donation to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, PO Box 4777, New York, NY 10163-4777; www.michaeljfox.org.

A celebration of his life will be held at 1:00 p.m on Saturday, November 2nd 2019, at Irving Bible Church, 2435 Kinwest Parkway, Irving, TX 75063.

Arrangements under the direction of:

Aria Cremation Service and Funeral Home

1820 N. Belt Line Road

Irving, Texas 75061

(972) 607-4400

9 replies on “Burtis, John A.”

Terry Burtis says:

He will be missed by family and friends. He was a wonderful caring man.

Becca says:

John was the best boss ever I loved working at Gibson Pharmacy with him such a sweet man, him and Pam made us all feel like family, he will ne missed and was definitely an amazing person

Lynn Coolman says:

On behalf of Carepath Hospice…we offer our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the dearly departed. You and yours are in our thoughts and prayers at this time. God bless each and every one of you during this time of grief and sorrow. Respectfully, Lynn Coolman – Bereavement Coordinator, Carepath Healthcare – (Pastoral Care Team) for Family Support.

Holly & Doug King says:

Sending love and prayers to you Pam, I know you are at peace knowing he is with Jesus now , love you , Holly King

Kay Russell says:

Oh! What a loss for so many! He was a precious man, and I loved him dearly! My deepest condolences to all the Burtis’.

Justin Holder and Family says:

We love you guys, prayers for peace throughout this difficult time

Paula Miller Dalrymple says:

Condolences to the family!

Chuck Pool says:

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Burris family.

Izzy Lee says:

Miss and love you. You were an amazing godfather. Love you

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