COLEMAN A visitation for Joan Pickard, 86, of Burkett will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 9, at the Rolling Oaks Ranch, 398 Private Road 1902 in Burkett. Use the East entrance to the ranch. No other services are planned.

Her body was cremated with arrangements under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home.

She died Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009, at Abilene Regional Medical Center.

She was born March 4, 1923, in New York City, to Bernard Wakefield and Elizabeth Goodrich Wakefield. She was married to Peter Pickard in August, 1989, in Las Vegas.

Survivors include her children, Lynn Lamar of Carmel, Calif., Edward Wakefield Burnham of Nantucket, Mass., Pen Burnham and Peter Burnham, both of Pepperell, Mass.; and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one sister.