John William “Billy” Burchard, age 65, of LaBelle, passed away January 10, 2020, in Lehigh Acres. He was born Mar. 15, 1954 in Fort Myers, FL to the late Robert Everette Burchard, Sr. and the late Ella Margaret (Forrey) Burchard. He was a lifelong resident of LaBelle.
Survivors include his wife: Neila R. Burchard, two sons: Michael Thielen and Joshua (Ariel) Cline, and four daughters: Rachel (Christopher) Gambele, Ella Marie (Phil) Jourdan, Tiffany (Matthew) Donovan and Trinity Thielen, grandchildren, Preston, Christopher, Arabella, Joseph, Daniel, Leta, Ame, Amelia, and Evelyn. He was preceded in death by his son, John Paul Burchard, and brothers: Robert Everette Burchard, Jr. and Easton Burchard.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 1:00 pm at First Baptist Church of LaBelle with Rev. Frank Deerey Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in Fort Denaud Cemetery, LaBelle. Visitation will be Monday from 6-8 p.m. at Akin-Davis Funeral Home, LaBelle, FL.
Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home – LaBelle.