Patrick was a member of New Life Temple Church in Hollister, Missouri, and Life Church in Ponca City, Oklahoma. He had a passion for prayer and a heart to worship God. Patrick’s love for people showed in his everyday life. He enjoyed fishing, listening to music and playing his guitar. Patrick will be greatly missed by family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Sue Gillespie-Burnham and his grandparents, Lester James Howell, Pauline Burnham-Howell, Gerald Gillespie and Rosalee Gillespie-White.
Patrick is survived by his father, Patrick L. Burnham of Tulsa, Oklahoma; his sisters, Delinda Burnham-Smith, Lora Kathleen Burnham-Pemberton and Donna Lynn Ellsworth, all of Ponca City, Oklahoma, Sabrina Flint Atkinson of Ardmore, Oklahoma; a brother, James Coleman Burnham of Riverside, California; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Life Center Church, 1300 W. Grand Ave., Ponca City, Oklahoma. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts in memory of Patrick may be made to the New Life Restoration Center c/o New Life Temple Church, P.O. Box 593, Hollister, Missouri 65672.