Burres, Kenneth

KENNETH LEE BURRES, 88, of Sequim, WA, died on Monday, September 5, 2022.

Celebration of Life Services will be held on October 8 at 2:00 p.m. at Trinity UMC in Sequim.

Ken is survived by his wife, Carla Anne Burres; children, Cara (Scott) Burres-Jones, Katrina (Mark) Heinzen, and Heather (Lance) Petry; grandchildren, Nick Jones, Andrew Heinzen, and Timothy Petry.

In lieu of flowers, the Burres family suggests a donation to Central Methodist University. You may give online here or mail checks to The Advancement Office, 411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, MO, 65248. Please mention in memo line of either format: Dr. Ken Burres Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be expressed here.

Ken served as a Methodist minister in Kansas, Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri. He was appointed as pastor of an African-American congregation in Gary, IN, during the height of the Civil Rights movement, 1964-1967.