|Death: ||Nov. 15, 1995|
Delaware County Daily Times (Primos - Upper Darby, PA) - Sunday, November 19, 1995
Mervin E. Burgett, 82, of Rutledge, a former employee of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., died Nov. 15 at the Conner-Williams Nursing Home, Ridley Park.
Born in Swarthmore, Mr. Burgett lived in Rutledge for the last 54 years. The son of the late Mervin E. Burgett and Gertrude Corman Burgett, he was in sales with Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. for 30 years before retiring in 1963. Subsequently, he worked in real estate with Century 21 Calderone, Aston, for 20 years, retiring there in 1983.
Mr. Burgett belonged to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Ridley Township, and the Optimists Club, Holmes.
Husband of the late Helen Raczkowski Burgett, who died in 1985, he is survived by two sons, Edward Burgett of the Glen Mills area and Marcus Burgett of Minneapolis, Minn.; a daughter, Joan Wallace of Darby; two sisters, Elinor Burgett of Swarthmore and Alma Stull of New Jersey; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a close friend and companion, Mary.
The funeral will be at 9 a.m. Monday at the James F. Knoetgen Funeral Home Ltd., 746 Kedron Ave., Ridley Township. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Amosland Road, Ridley Township. Burial will be in SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Marple. Calling hours will be 7 to 9 tonight at the funeral home.
Memorial gifts may be provided the American Cancer Society, 180 N. Providence Road, Media, PA 19063.
Mervin Elmer Burgett (1882 - 1972)
Gertrude Emma Cornman Burgett (1883 - 1930)
Helen Raczkowski Burgett (____ - 1985)
Melvin E Burgett (____ - 1995)
Mildred Emma Cornman Burgett (1906 - 1906)*
Ethel G Burgett (1907 - 1907)*
Marion Elva Burgett (1910 - 1983)*
Marcus Cornman Burgett (1916 - 1945)*
Elinor Louise Burgett (1921 - 2014)*
Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery
Plot: Section 14, Range/Row 45, Lot 89
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: May 30, 2013
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