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GIBSON CITY — Kyle A. Burdette, 47, of Gibson City passed away Saturday (March 9, 2019) at Gibson Area Hospital.

A celebration of Kyle’s life will be at noon Monday, March 18, 2019, at Rosenbaum Funeral Home, Gibson City. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time.

Memorial contributions may be made to an education fund for his daughter.

Kyle was born Sept. 17, 1971, in Urbana, a son of Clifford Dean and Alice Dryer Burdette. He married Kimberly Kaiser on May 31, 1997, in Gibson City.

Surviving are his loving wife, Kimberly Burdette of Gibson City; two daughters, Samantha Kaiser of Anchor and Paytyn Burdette of Gibson City; granddaughter, Skylar; mother, Alice Burdette of Pinellas Park, Fla.; brother, Greg (Rhonda) Burdette of Urbana; sister, Lynn (Ray Raulerson) Collins of Largo, Fla.; and in-laws, Ken and Diane Kaiser of Anchor.

He was preceded in death by his father and uncle, Bud Dryer.

Kyle graduated from Paxton High School in 1989. He was employed by K&K Coating in Gibson City for 25 years. He also had worked at Furniture World in Rantoul with his father.

He had a love for music and was a bass-guitar player in several area bands. Kyle was an avid Chicago Bears fan and Indy race car fan and really enjoyed fishing.

Kyle loved his family and enjoyed his friends.

Online condolences and memories of Kyle may be shared with the family at