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George Burton Burgess
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Birth: Jul. 6, 1938
Ballston Spa
Saratoga County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 1994
Saratoga Springs
Saratoga County
New York, USA

George B. Burgess Jr. of St. Lea Court died Friday, November 18, at Saratoga Hospital. He was 56.

Born July 6, 1938, in Ballston Spa, he lived in Rock City Falls for several years and was a 1955 graduate of Saratoga Springs High School.

Mr. Burgess was a veteran of the Air Force, serving in Germany. He worked for 33 years as a printer and pressman at the Kraft/General Foods plant and Universal Packaging Co., retiring in 1993.

He was a member and past commander of American Legion Adirondack Post 70 and was a member, past Chef de gare and present adjutant of the American Legion 40 and 8 Voiture 958 of Saratoga County.

Mr. Burgess enjoyed bowling, fishing, hunting and traveling. His father, George B. Burgess St. and a neice Tammy Priest, both died before him.

He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Shirley Pettit Burgess; four daughters, Kimberly Carder and Kristen Rioux, both of California, Cheryl Gracyzk of Saratoga Springs and Deborah Yule of Washington state; three sons, Timothy Burgess of California, James VanHeste of Kentucky and Frederick E. VanHeste of South Dakota; his mother, Emma Jane Hudson Burgess of Greenfield Center; his stepmother, Dorothy Burgess of Ballston Spa; a sister, Sonja Priest of Rock City Falls; eight grandchildren; and several neices and nephews.

Services will be held at 9 a.m. Monday at William J. Burke and Sons Funeral Home, 628 N. Broadway, Burial with full military honors will follow in North Milton Cemetery, Route 29.

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  George Burton Burgess (1914 - 1969)
  Shirley Anne Pettit Burgess (1940 - 2002)
  Timothy George Burgess (1966 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
North Milton Cemetery
North Milton
Saratoga County
New York, USA
Maintained by: Karen (Burgess) Bryson
Originally Created by: Tina
Record added: Dec 28, 2008
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George Burton Burgess
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George Burton Burgess
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George Burton Burgess
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- Doris Mace Moore
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With Love from your grandaughter Karen and your great-grandaughter Bethany
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