|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1926|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 2011|
The Service of Remembrance for the Rev. Harold Burdick, age 85, of Inverness, Florida, will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 30, 2011, at the Hernando Church of the Nazarene, with the Rev. Randy T. Hodges officiating. Interment will take place at Rose Hill Cemetery, Smethport, Pennsylvania. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Inverness Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes. The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of memorial donations to Sayer Evangelical Church of North America, Bradford, PA, Ohio Christian University, Circleville, OH or Hospice of Citrus County. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneralHome.com.
He was born October 25, 1926, in Smethport, PA, son of William and Drenna (Church) Burdick. He died November 26, 2011, in Inverness, FL. He moved to Inverness, Florida, from Williamsville, NY, in 1988. Rev. Burdick was stationed overseas in the South Pacific before he was 19 and saw duty in the Philippines and in the occupation of Korea at the close of World War II. He was a mess sergeant in Headquarters CO., 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry. When he returned to civilian life he completed his education and entered the ministry and served 38 years in Pennsylvania, New York and Ohio, in the E.U.B. Church, Evangelical Church of N.A. and the Wesleyan Methodist Church. He was a member of the Eastern Hills Wesleyan and attended the Hernando Church of the Nazarene.
Rev. Burdick was preceded in death by his parents; 3 brothers, William A. Burdick, Rodney L. Burdick and Kenneth C. Burdick; and sisters, Isabel R. Crosswhite and Marjorie J. Bickford. Survivors include wife of 63 years, Doris June Burdick of Inverness; 2 sons, Ricky (Mary) Allen Burdick of Yorba Linda, CA, and Randy (Linda) George Burdick of Tahoe City, CA; 2 daughters, Mary Beth (Timothy) Anderson of Canandaigua, NY, Bonnie (Larry) Ann Olson of Circleville, OH; a brother, James F. Burdick; 2 sisters, Dorothy Hall and Annis O. Rea; 5 grandchildren: Nathan Anderson, Lindsay Martino, Melissa Dulaney, Kimberly Piccarreto and Jeremy Olson; and 7 great-grandchildren. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hooper Funeral Homes &
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on November 27, 2011
William M Burdick (1892 - 1985)
Drenna L Church Burdick (1906 - 1994)
William A Burdick (1924 - 1983)*
Harold A Burdick (1926 - 2011)
Kenneth C Burdick (1929 - 2011)*
Rose Hill Cemetery
Created by: No Guts, No Glory
Record added: Nov 27, 2011
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