William Keith Burleson

August 22, 1945 - June 5, 2005

William Keith Burleson of Plano, TX passed away on June 5, 2005. Born August 22, 1945 in Clifton, TX the third child of Homer Odell and Nina Mary Burleson of Cranfills Gap, TX. Preceded in death by his father; sister, Nellie Bronstad and brother, Ronnie Burleson. Survived by his wife of 31 years, Penny Burleson; son, Adam Burleson; mother, Nina Burleson; niece and nephew Donna and Douglas Bronstad who were like a sister and brother to him; nieces, Vanessa Hollar, Lisa Bell, and Michelle Weatherby; 4 great nieces; 4 great nephews and 1 great great nephew. Keith graduated from East Texas State University in 1973 with a computer science degree. He had a 32-year career in computer science, most recently as a technical consultant for Computer Sciences Corporation. He served his country in the Air Force from 1965 to 1969 spending one tour of duty in Vietnam. He was devoted to his family - a man of great character and perfection. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, June 8, 2005 in the Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Rd. Plano with Rev. Todd Harris officiating. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 PM Wednesday at the Cranfills Gap Cemetery.