Born April 25, 1933, in Portsmouth, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Bertha Schulz Underwood and was a homemaker.
Surviving are her loving husband, Harold R. Burchett, whom she married June 16, 1951; two sons, Rick Burchett and his special friend Lela Dukes, and Jeffrey (Claudia) Burchett; two granddaughters, Stephanie Burchett and Sarah Burchett; and a grandson, Trent Burchett.
A funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family, with the Rev. Peter Michael officiating. Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. No visitation will be observed.
Memorial contributions may be made to SOMC Hospice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Brant Funeral Home in Portsmouth. To offer condolences visit brantfuneralservice.com.