June 5, 2019
Jeanette Sharon Burkhardt, 77, passed away in Goldendale on May 28, 2019. She was born in Toppenish, Washington, on June 15, 1941 to Cathrin Y. (Davis) and James Ranes. Jeanette married Robert Thompson in Port Orchard, Washington, in 1988. She was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and enjoyed sewing, knitting, gardening, and puzzles. Survivors include her brother, Fred Ranes of Bremerton, Washington; children Kathy Y. Nau of Port Orchard, Jim L. Hert of Goldendale, Tim W. Burkhardt of Port Orchard, and Tammy L. Burkhardt of Seattle, Washington; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren. Mrs. Burkhardt was preceded in death by her husband Robert and her son Mike W. Ranes. Thanks for all the help, Rachel and Mariah. Columbia Hills Memorial Chapel handled cremation arrangements. To send condolences to the Burkhardt family, please visit http://www.gardnerfh.com.