LCB Memorial Walk

The Burch sisters: Leona, Lynette and Leora lead their mother Irene Burch and all Memorial Leonard C. Burch Walkers. The annual memorial walk was held at the SunUte Community Center on Tuesday, Dec. 10.
Nate Hendren and Marcus Archuleta sign up for the raffle drawing before the 8th annual Leonard C. Burch Memorial Walk begins.
Trae Seibel, Matthew Box, Eddie Box Jr., Noah Box, Edward Box III and Roman Siebel honor the late Leonard C. Burch with songs before the memorial walk begins.
Ezekiel Howell, Elijah Weaver and Lexy Young warm up their muscles before they participate in the 8th annual Leonard C. Burch walk.
Edward Box III, Lisa Burch and Chairman Christine Sage gather together for a quick photo before they join other community members in the memorial walk.
Shawna Steffler and Leandra Litz run side by side during the Leonard C. Burch memorial walk to honor the late chairman.
Southern Ute Tribal Council Treasurer, Lorelei Cloud walks in the Leonard C. Burch Memorial walk with Anthony Box.
The family of the seven Burch sisters stand together after the memorial walk alongside their matriarch: Irene Burch.
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum
McKayla Lee | The Southern Ute Drum

The Burch family hosted the 8th annual Leonard C. Burch Walk and Run on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the SunUte Community Center. Dozens of families, friends and community members participated in the memorial walk and had the option of completing a one-mile course or a three-mile course. After the walk ended, participants stuck around for the raffle prize drawing and shared stories of the late Leonard C. Burch. An open mic was held so people could reminisce and honor the visionary leader that he was.

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