February 10, 2011
JOE ELWOOD MILBURN
(2/14/1960 - 2/6/2011)
Joe Elwood Milburn, 50, of Burlington, IA died at 5:10 a.m. Sunday, February 6, 2011, at Great River Hospice House in West Burlington.
Born February 14, 1960 in Burlington, IA he was the son of Edwin Herrick and Marion Nixon Milburn. On July 14, 1990 he married Phyllis Cone at the First Baptist Church in Memphis, Missouri.
Mr. Milburn was a Burlington High School graduate. He was of the Protestant faith and enjoyed fishing, watching football, especially the Hawkeyes and Dolphins and going to concerts.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Milburn of Burlington, IA; one son, Zach Milburn of Burlington, IA; mother and father-in-law, Phil and Helen Cone of Memphis, MO and nieces.
His parents and brother, Ralph Milburn, preceded him in death.
The visitation for Mr. Milburn will be from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 9th, in Lunning Chapel where the family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.
A memorial has been established for Great River Hospice House, 1306 Washington Rd., West Burlington, IA 52655.
According to Mr. Milburn's wishes, cremation has been accorded.