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Steven C. "Cheeks" Burmakow

December 20, 1958 — February 22, 2021

Services for Steven C. "Cheeks" Burmakow, age 62, of Paullina who passed away on Monday, February 22, 2021 at Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon. His memorial service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina with Pastor Lynn Dau ~ officiating.
Burial will be at a later date at Calvary Cemetery in Primghar.
Visitation with family present will be from noon to 1 P.M. at the funeral home on Thursday, February 25, 2021.
Masks will be recommended for the visitation and service.

IN LOVING MEMORY OF
STEVEN C. “CHEEKS” BURMAKOW

BORN
December 20, 1958
Primghar, Iowa

PASSED AWAY
February 22, 2021
Sheldon, Iowa

CELEBRATION OF LIFE
1:00 P.M. Thursday, February 25, 2021
Eldridge Family Funeral Home; Paullina, Iowa
Pastor Lynn Dau ~ Officiating

CD MUSIC
Alan Jackson
“The Old Rugged Cross”
“How Great Thou Art”
“Amazing Grace”

FINAL RESTING PLACE
At a later date
Calvary Cemetery
Primghar, Iowa

Arrangements are under the care of the
Eldridge Family Funeral Home; Paullina, Iowa.


Steven C. Burmakow, the son of Gregor and Mary (Kruse) Burmakow was born on December 20, 1958 in Primghar, Iowa. He received his education and graduated from Paullina High School in 1977. After graduation he worked various jobs that included being a farm hand for Paulsen brothers, Lenny and Cindy Paulsen and Bernie and Judy Paulsen, worked with heavy equipment for various construction companies including WRD and Brad Puhrmann. Steve worked the wheat run and at the lamb plan outside of Paullina. Steve passed away on Monday, February 22, 2021 at Sanford Senior Care in Sheldon reaching the age of 62 years, 2 months, and 22 days.
Steve enjoyed visiting with people, watching NASCAR races, and also cared deeply about his nieces and nephews.
Left to cherish Steve’s memory are his mother, Mary (Burmakow) Whited of Marcus, Iowa; his siblings, Gregory (Lynn) Burmakow of Paullina, Jeanette (Roger) Prunty of Marcus, Iowa, Donald Burmakow of Paullina, Eileen (Dean) Campbell of LeMars, Iowa, James (Lori) Burmakow of Paullina and Mary Ann (Tim) Plathe of Granville, Iowa; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.
Steve was preceded in death by his dad, Gregor, step-father, Claude Whited Jr. niece and nephew Kelly and David Burmakow and maternal and paternal grandparents.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Steven C. "Cheeks" Burmakow, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, February 25, 2021

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Eldridge Family Funeral Home - Paullina

217 East Logan Street , Paullina, IA 51046

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Service

Thursday, February 25, 2021

1:00 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Eldridge Family Funeral Home - Paullina

217 East Logan Street , Paullina, IA 51046

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Burial

Calvary Cemetery

IA

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