Family Login:

Share This Obituary

Send Flowers
 Send Flowers

Memories & Candles

“The Burnette's are in our thoughts and prayers now and always-Jeremy was/is a Dad you would want to emulate yourself after- don't recall him not...Read More »
1 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott & Lisa Brong - Noblesville, IN

“To Jeremy's family: Very few people in my life have touched my world like Jeremy did. There are so many stories. We all talk about him at work...Read More »
2 of 100+ | Posted by: Linda Nettles - Indianapolis, IN

“You will be often missed , and we so blessed who knew you , now know your home with the Lord , God bless your family and may he continue to look over...Read More »
3 of 100+ | Posted by: Gail R Green - Franklin, IN

“In memory of Jeremy Burnette ~May 1980-Nov. 2011~ The little boy who helped me catch my first fish, who never minded having to play with a girl and...Read More »
4 of 100+ | Posted by: Amy Ramsey - Swita City, IN

“Jeremy, This is now my third entry in your memory book. Thank you for inspiring so many of us to live our lives out differently because of your...Read More »
5 of 100+ | Posted by: Tammi Good - Tipton, IN

“Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. We are so sorry for your loss. ”
6 of 100+ | Posted by: Claude and Jan Ritchey - Bedford, IN

“There are no words to describe the heartache that we have all felt this past week. I can only imagine the pain that Sandy, the children, Rusty,...Read More »
7 of 100+ | Posted by: Misty New - Oolitic, IN - Cousin

“I had the privilege of working with Jeremy over the past year at Henry County Hospital. He truly did touch the lives of those he encountered. My...Read More »
8 of 100+ | Posted by: Gary Clarkson - Frankton, IN

“We were so saddened to hear about Jeremy's death, and we have been praying for his family ever since. We have many fond memories of Jeremy and his...Read More »
9 of 100+ | Posted by: Pam & Steve Deckard & Family - IN

“I had not worked alongside of Jeremy recently, however, his beautiful heart, kindness, warm personality, and intelligence is something that you don't...Read More »
10 of 100+ | Posted by: Kristen Combes - Fishers, IN

“Thinking of Jeremy & his family today. Such a great person/leader. I will miss him so much. I will always remember Jeremy as a kind person that you...Read More »
11 of 100+ | Posted by: Ellen Jones - Anderson, IN

“So sorry to hear of your loss. I'm not sure if we have ever met, but I help in Studio 6.7 on weekends at Northview. Please know that your entire...Read More »
12 of 100+ | Posted by: Traci Kobielush - Carmel, IN

“Jeremy was a wonderful man in all aspects of his life. His love and generosity was evident in his words and actions. It was through this that he...Read More »
13 of 100+ | Posted by: Renee Berry - Fishers, IN

“Jeremy you and I never met but we have a special friend in common and I feel like I know you though her. Shelly is always telling stories of you and...Read More »
14 of 100+ | Posted by: Diane Skinner - IN

“Rusty and Carmen, We are very saddened by your loss. As I recall all our past times together when the kids were growing up and all the good times...Read More »
15 of 100+ | Posted by: Dave and Debby Ramsey - Sullivan, IN

“What an outpouring of love was demonstrated tonight! Jeremy, even now you continue to bring out the best in people. Missing you. ”
16 of 100+ | Posted by: Tammi Good - Tipton, IN

“My memories of Jeremy are our teenage years. Even then, he was an exceptional person. I have spent the last few days remembering all the fun times...Read More »
17 of 100+ | Posted by: Jennifer Thompson - Springbille, IN

“I had the pleasure of working with Jeremy at THCI. He has such a warm soul and was such a good guy. I will continue to pray for Sandy and his kids. I...Read More »
18 of 100+ | Posted by: Leslie Willett - friend

“Thinking of you and may the Lord bless and be near to you and family. ”
19 of 100+ | Posted by: LORETTA MADDOX - BEDFORD, IN

“To all of Jeremys family, I am so sorry of Jeremys passing. He was one of the finest students I had the pleasure of having in my classroom. Keep...Read More »
20 of 100+ | Posted by: Gary Holmes - Avoca, IN

“My warmest regards to the family. The huge number of guestbook entries is a testament to how much he was loved. ”
21 of 100+ | Posted by: Bruce Buchanan - Indianapolis, IN

“One of the nicest boys I ever met in school, and his parents raised a fine young man. ”
22 of 100+ | Posted by: Charlotte Pannell - Bedford, IN

“I am so very happy to have known Jeremy and to have met his loving and beautiful family. He will be sadly missed and represented that kind of person...Read More »
23 of 100+ | Posted by: Brenda Parson and family - IN

“We are so sorry for your loss and are praying for your family. May God's love and peace fill your hearts and your minds. ”
24 of 100+ | Posted by: Greg, Sara, Charis, Kiana, Thalia and Brielle Siefert

“There are no words to express how sorry we are for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
25 of 100+ | Posted by: Robin and Laura Bailey - Bedford, IN

“I am so sorry for the loss of Jeremy. He was my student in Health Careers class. I will never forget what a wonderful, caring and compassionate young...Read More »
26 of 100+ | Posted by: MARY kINSER - springville, IN

“I am so sorry to hear about your loss, Sandy. Will keep you and the children in our prayers. God Bless! ”
27 of 100+ | Posted by: Sherry (Wagler) Graber - Shoals, IN

“My heart is heavy over the loss of Jeremy. He was a true Leader here on earth.He led by example. He was a wonderful father, co-worker, and friend...Read More »
28 of 100+ | Posted by: Tonya Mitchell - Indianapolis, IN

“so sorry for your loss are deepest sympothy terry susan taylor conner sydnee wittmer ”
29 of 100+ | Posted by: Terry Wittmer - loogootee, IN

“I met Jeremy for the first time in 2008 when I first started at St. Vincent Heart Center. He was the process leader for the ER. I had to speak to...Read More »
30 of 100+ | Posted by: Anita Boyer - Westfield, IN

“Jeremy was an inspiring individual who made a positive impact on every life he touched. He had a gifted heart and sole that touched everyone. We are...Read More »
31 of 100+ | Posted by: Joann Sandlin - Avon, IN

“Jeremy was such a special man. At such a young age, he had accomplished so much in both his career and personal life. Nothing, though, was as...Read More »
32 of 100+ | Posted by: Bonnie B. Morin - Indianapolis, IN

“We are so very sorry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. ”
33 of 100+ | Posted by: The Donny Wright Family - Bedford, IN

“I am so sorry for this family's loss. I grew up next to Jeremy. He was always a very sweet little boy. My thoughts and prayers are with you all...Read More »
34 of 100+ | Posted by: Janine Gould - Bedford, IN

“I was lucky to have met and worked with Jeremy I enjoyed our conversations about our kids. He was a great co-worker. and a great guy. He will be...Read More »
35 of 100+ | Posted by: Mitch McQueary - Yorktown, IN

“Jeremy was a great guy and coworker. I was very sad to hear of his passing. He touched a lot of peoples lives and will be missed. ”
36 of 100+ | Posted by: Jason Hermann - Indianapolis, IN

“So sorry for Sandy and family at the lost of their beloved Jeremy. He was a wonderful man, who loved his family so much. He loved nursing and it...Read More »
37 of 100+ | Posted by: Krista Crabtree - Muncie, IN

“My prayers are this the Burnette family. This was a wonderful co-worker, husband, father, friend and I am sure much more to alot of people. I worked...Read More »
38 of 100+ | Posted by: Terrie Nunn - Anderson, IN

“Heaven has gained an Angel already worthy of his wings. You will be missed on Earth greatly. You did so much here and you inspired so many people....Read More »
39 of 100+ | Posted by: Natalie Bozzuto - Noblesville, IN

“Jeremy inspired us to be better co-workers, friends, and family members. He will be missed and remembered for being an understanding man who loved...Read More »
40 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandi Morse - Westfield, IN

“I am deeply sorry for our loss! I had just begun working with him and he was simply a wonderful man ”
41 of 100+ | Posted by: John Ives - Phoenix, AZ

“Sandy i am so sorry to hear about the passing of your husband. It has always been a joy to work with you in the nursery at Northview. You have such a...Read More »
42 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Jeremy's Wife and Children, Rusty, Carmen and family, Sue and family, Kenny, Ann and family: There are no words I could say that will take away...Read More »
43 of 100+ | Posted by: Donna LeClair - Bedford, IN

“We are deeply saddened by the loss of Jeremy. My God welcome him into Heaven and give his family love and strength during this difficult time. ...Read More »
44 of 100+ | Posted by: Christene and Tad Scott - IN

“I was shocked when I first heard of Jeremy's accident, then devastated a short time later to hear that he didn't make it. The Burnette family have...Read More »
45 of 100+ | Posted by: Kay Lee - Bedford, IN - friend

“I know the Burnettes through my Beloved Grandpa, Matt Strunk. The Burnettes are wonderful people and I am so very sorry for this tragedy. God had a...Read More »
46 of 100+ | Posted by: Tina Strunk Nolley - Loogootee, IN

“The Burnette family is so special. Our hearts and prayers are with you all. May you feel His comfort around you. ”
47 of 100+ | Posted by: Cara Augspurger - Friend

“Words can not describe the pain of the loss of Jeremy. I sit here and read all the great things all that have come in contact with him have said. His...Read More »
48 of 100+ | Posted by: Dana Childers-Paredes - IN

“Justin & Sandy, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Know that you have friends and family that are there for you. Your family will be in our...Read More »
49 of 100+ | Posted by: Chris & Tina Peyton - Bedford, IN

“I shared an office for a time with Jeremy while at Henry County Hospital. I was truly impressed with his sincerity and his wonderful smile. That...Read More »
50 of 100+ | Posted by: Karla Terrell - New Castle, IN

“Sandy, the Twin Oaks neighborhood is standing by to help you and your family in any way. Please continue to live by faith in what God has done for us...Read More »
51 of 100+ | Posted by: Tom & Kristin Wagenhauser - IN

“Our thoughts are with the Staggs & Burnette families in this sad time.We never met Jeremy but heard alot about him from my brother Phillip & mom. ”
52 of 100+ | Posted by: Jim & Carolyn Deckard - Bedford, IN

“To The Burnette Family, May God continue to wrap His arms around you and keep you in His perfect peace. Although I only saw Jeremy in passing in the...Read More »
53 of 100+ | Posted by: Rosalie Conley - Indianapolis, IN

“Sandy, Rusty, Carmen, Andy and Justin So very sad for your loss. Jeremy was such a great person. I will never forget the time that Jeremy, Andy, Jim...Read More »
54 of 100+ | Posted by: David & Jennifer Baxter - IN

“So sorry for your loss. Jeremy was truely a great man, it is quite evident in all of the messages posted. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. ...Read More »
55 of 100+ | Posted by: Steve & Sheryl Hawkins - Bedford, IN

“Dear Burnette Family, We are so sorry for your loss! We are so saddened by this tragedy. We have been friends with Jeremy and His Family for many...Read More »
56 of 100+ | Posted by: Lisa Roberts - Springville, IN

57 of 100+ | Posted by: PHIL,DEBBIE MORRON - BEDFORD, IN

“To the Burnette family so sorry for your loss Jeremy was a wonderful person he will be missed by many. ”
58 of 100+ | Posted by: Cylee Brady - Bedford, IN

“Sandy, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you & your kids. Summer Shafer ”
59 of 100+ | Posted by: Summer Shafer - IN

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
60 of 100+ | Posted by: Nathan & Ashlee Giesler - IN

“I am so sorry to hear about Jeremy's accident. I will be praying for you and the kids Sandy. You are all precious and God will continue to be your...Read More »
61 of 100+ | Posted by: Jennie Pryce - Brazil, IN

62 of 100+ | Posted by: DEBRA MILLER - OOLITIC, IN

“Jeremy, You were the best Brother-in-Law a guy could ask for. Sarah and I will miss all the good times we shared with you and Sandy. The long...Read More »
63 of 100+ | Posted by: Stephen Hatch - New harmony, IN

“We are so sorry for your loss. May God surround you with His love and comfort you. ”
64 of 100+ | Posted by: Herb & Gloria Phillipa

“Carmen so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers ”
65 of 100+ | Posted by: Carolyn S Holmes - Avoca, IN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Burrnette family during this time of loss of their loved one.Even though I only met Jeremy a few times I was...Read More »
66 of 100+ | Posted by: Robert Brown and Family - Bedford, IN

“No words are sufficient. He was a good person on our projects and his faith and family values shone at all times. God Speed. Alec ”
67 of 100+ | Posted by: Alec Williams - Wooster, OH

“Jeremy was a very-well behaved student in 5th grade. I enjoyed having him. So sorry about the accident. ”
68 of 100+ | Posted by: Larry Ritter - Bedford, IN

“Dear Burnette Family, We are so deeply sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you all, especially Jeremy's precious little children. May the love...Read More »
69 of 100+ | Posted by: Bob & Mai Xia Hoffman - Carmel, IN

“I went to school with Jeremy and he was always such a good guy. Prayers for his family in their time of loss. ”
70 of 100+ | Posted by: Amy - Heltonville, IN

“I am so sorry for your loss. I want you to know that I will be praying for you. Gail ”
71 of 100+ | Posted by: Gail Skipton - Garden City, KS

“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My heart is broken for you. May God be your strength and comfort during this difficult time and the days to...Read More »
72 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Nossett - Oakland City, IN

“We are so sorry for your loss!! Our hearts hurt for you all!! Jeremy sounded like a wonderful man!! Sending prayers to you all! Ian, Hyde, Skylar,...Read More »
73 of 100+ | Posted by: Hyde D. Heckman - Noblesville, IN

“No words can express the loss of Jeremy. God is and will be with you through this difficult time. We are praying for you. Cherish beautiful memories...Read More »
74 of 100+ | Posted by: Mike- Mary & Patricia Staggs - IN

“My thoughts and prayes are with you and your family. Jeremy was the ultimate coworker who had genuine passion for eveything he did (family, work &...Read More »
75 of 100+ | Posted by: Shannon Davis - Noblesville, IN

“Sandy and family,I was so blessed to have had the opportunity to work with Jeremy for a handful of years at THC. His positive attitude and...Read More »
76 of 100+ | Posted by: Julie Moore - Lebanon, IN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Burnette family during this difficult time. May you feel Gods embrace! ”
77 of 100+ | Posted by: Chris Deckard - Bloomington, IN

“My husband & I went to school w/ Jeremy & remember him as a wonderful man. Praying for peace, strength & comfort for the entire Burnette family. ”
78 of 100+ | Posted by: Kimberly - Bedford, IN

“Sandy and children, Thinking of you in the loss of your husband and father. Praying for a peace from God that passes our understanding. 39921. ”
79 of 100+ | Posted by: The Graber Family - Loogootee, IN

“My dearest Jeremy. How you could light up a room with your magnificent infectious beautiful smile. God granted all of us with your "bright light" of...Read More »
80 of 100+ | Posted by: Lesley Sexton - Indianapolis, IN

“Just wanted to let the family that they are in our prayers and that our hearts go out to them at this time. ”
81 of 100+ | Posted by: Mrs. Anna Hyman - Mt. Vernon, IN

“Our prayers are with you. ”
82 of 100+ | Posted by: Rita & Jason Waltz - Bedford, IN

“Thinking of our friend Rusty and his family during this sad time. ”
83 of 100+ | Posted by: Needmore Alumni Association with prayers for Rusty - IN

“My prayers go out to the entire family during this time of intense sorrow. ”
84 of 100+ | Posted by: Julie Evans Brassfield - Bedford, IN

“Dear Jeremy, Rest in peace. You were a wonderful person, an amazing and loving father and husband. Dear Sandy, Aidan, Evan, Abby and Isabelle, My...Read More »
85 of 100+ | Posted by: Inessa Christy - Evansville, IN

“Sandy and family, Words can not describe how very sad we are at Jeremy's passing. I recall a conversation with him one night, and we discovered I...Read More »
86 of 100+ | Posted by: Sharon Ferguson - Westfield, IN

“Prayers to the family. Blessings and strength in this time of sorrow ”
87 of 100+ | Posted by: Shannon (Crane) Pridemore - IN

“May god be with you and your family during this diffulct time. Kathy Owen ”
88 of 100+ | Posted by: kathy owen - bedford, IN - friend

“I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Your family is in my prayers. May God strengthen you through this difficult time. ”
89 of 100+ | Posted by: Brenda G. Taylor Enochs - Bedford, IN

“I first met Jeremy and Sandy in Guatemala in 2006 when they were bringing home Abby. They were so friendly and sweet and it was obvious that they...Read More »
90 of 100+ | Posted by: Lisa Shahar - Terre Haute, IN

“Burnette Family My thoughts and prayers are with your family ”
91 of 100+ | Posted by: Bridget Craig

“Though I never met Jeremy, I happened to be driving home from church on Hazel Dell that night. My family came across the accident a few minutes...Read More »
92 of 100+ | Posted by: J. Bott - Fishers, IN

“Sandy, Rusty, Carmen, Andy, Justin My heart aches for your loss. You are in my prayers and deep within my heart. Kim Turner ”
93 of 100+ | Posted by: Kim Turner - Bloomington, IN

“Sandy we are so sorry for your loss, our hearts go out to you, the kids and your families. Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you...Read More »
94 of 100+ | Posted by: Rome and Jenny Lozano - IN

“Dear Sandy and family, My heart aches for you and your children during this difficult time. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ...Read More »
95 of 100+ | Posted by: Elizabeth McKeon - Avon, IN

“There are no words to describe the pain we all feel with the loss of Jeremy in the world. He walked God's walk and demonstrated His love to all he...Read More »
96 of 100+ | Posted by: Monica Viale - Indianapolis, IN

“May God bless all your family with comfort and strength at this difficult time. I am so sorry for this tragedy in your lives. You have my prayers...Read More »
97 of 100+ | Posted by: Susan Kellum - Brazil, IN

“So sorry for your loss, your family is in our prayers. ”
98 of 100+ | Posted by: Tracy & Vicky Speer - Owensburg, IN

“Burnette Family and Papaw and Mamaw Staggs, Words can't not express the ache in my heart for you at the loss of Jeremy. Even tho I...Read More »
99 of 100+ | Posted by: Britteny Baker - Trafalgar, IN

“Jeremy was an inspiring person. I first met him while working with him at St. Vincent's Heart Center. We worked together for four years, and when I...Read More »
100 of 100+ | Posted by: Sarah Burdette - IN

View Video Tribute

Jeremy Scott Burnette, 31 of Noblesville, entered heavens gates on Saturday, November 5, 2011. Jeremy was born May 6, 1980 in Bedford, IN.

Jeremy began his career as a critical care nurse in Bloomington. In 2004 he joined the nursing staff at the St. Vincent Heart Hospital and progressed to Process Leader of the PCU and ER. In 2009 he became a consultant with St. Vincent and was Director of Cardiovascular Services for Hancock Regional Hospital and Henry County Hospital. Jeremy received his MBA from Bellevue University.

A service celebrating Jeremy's life will be at 1:00 pm Friday, November 11 at Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center-Carmel. Friends and family are invited to gather for a visitation from 4:00 – 8:00 pm on Thursday, November 10.

Jeremy is survived by his wife, Sandy; children, Evan S., Aidan M., Abigail Y. and Isabelle R. Burnette; parents, Russell B. and Carmen R. Staggs Burnette; brothers, Russell A. "Andy" (wife, Heather) and Justin B. (wife, Sandy) Burnette; grandparents, Kenny and Ann Staggs, Marilyn S. Burnette; father and mother-in-law, Gary M. and Teresa A. Bechtel; sisters-in-law, Sarah J. (husband, Stephen) Hatch, Regan A. Brown, Haley R. Bechtel, Stephanie L. (husband, Paul B.) Breeden; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Memorial contributions may be made to Families Thru International Adoption ( or Northview Church Missions.