Charles Burt Broomfield



Charles Burt Broomfield, 94, of Eagle Point, Ore., passed away Saturday, June 19, 2010, at Eagle Cove Assisted Living.



Burt was born on December 12, 1915, in Medford, Ore., to Florus and Mary Blanche Broomfield. His parents homesteaded 40 acres in Prospect, Ore., where they built a log cabin and taught school.



During his life, Burt worked hauling lumber and logs and retired from Kimmel Trucking in 1982. Burt was a 43 year member of the Elks Lodge and an 18 year member with the Moose Lodge.



He is survived by son, Robert (Donna), of Eagle Point, Ore.; three grandchildren, Donald, Brenda and Rebecca; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a grandson in 1957; son, Burton Ronald Broomfield in 1943; brother, Florus in 1996; and sister, Ella in 1992.



A celebration of life will be held on Monday, June 28, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. at 403 Riley Road; Eagle Point, OR. Arrangements are being handled by Abbey Funeral.