Sunset Funeral Home
1800 St. George Rd., Evansville

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Yvonne Carolyn Burton

January 30, 1939 - August 9, 2020


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    Steve Bohleber says

    My condolences to Sherri, Casey and all of Yvonne’s family and friends. Remember and smile at all the good times!

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Yvonne Carolyn Burton, 81, passed away on August 9, 2020. She was born on January 30, 1939 to Roy and Ruby Glen Wright in Evansville, Indiana.

Yvonne worked in retail for most of her life. She started her career at Salms, then moved to De Jongs, and retired from Sears after 35 years. Yvonne enjoyed going to the casinos and playing slots as often as she could. She was also a huge Mickey Mouse fan. She collected many Mickey Mouse memorabilia and loved going to Disney with her husband. Yvonne loved photography. She always had a camera in her hand and loved taking photos. Yvonne loved spending time with her family and friends.

Yvonne is survived by her daughters Sherri S. (Jerry) Hudson and Darla Jo (Dustin) Derigo; her grandchildren Casey Wettmarshausen, Jeffrey Hudson, Tony (Heather) Derigo, Frankie Derigo (Hailee Vanatti), and Joey Derigo; her great-grandchildren Jenna, Addy, Corey, Wyatte, Braylen, Lynnlee, Jaxon, Juliet, Audrey, and Brinley; her sister Monetta (Danny) Ohl; her nieces Kristi (John) Horton and Sheila Fletcher; and a special thank you to her close friend Adria Johnson.

Yvonne was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years Curtis Burton and her parents.

Private graveside services will be held at Sunset Memorial Park.