|Birth: ||Dec. 16, 1941|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 2011|
Robert D. Burpee
July 16, 2011
Robert D. Burpee, age 69, of Sanford Road, Wells and Zephyr Hills, FL, passed away peacefully, July 16, 2011 in York Hospital, surrounded by his family after a lengthy illness.
He was born December 16, 1941 in Sanford, Maine, the son of Norris and Beatrice (Petrin) Burpee. For many years, he drove truck for Lavalley Lumber in Sanford as well as Eldridge Lumber in York, ME. Bob also painted signs for Burpee Signs in Sanford. He had also owned and operated Airport Redemption Center in Sanford, ME.
Bob was an avid fisherman but his greatest enjoyment came from woodworking. He especially enjoyed making doll and children�s furniture for his family. Bob was a volunteer fireman for the Wells Branch Fire Department and a member of the Ocean Lodge #142 AF & AM in Wells, ME.
Robert is survived by his wife of 20 years, Irene (Lauze�) Burpee, his children, Tim, Tony and Tammy Burpee, the mother of his children, Lynn Burpee, 3 grandchildren, Kassandra, Quinn and Caleb; and 2 great-grandchildren, Jaylyn and Kyra.
A graveside memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 20 at 11am in the Riverside Cemetery in Springvale, ME with a Masonic Service at that time. Friends who wish may contribute to the York Hospital, 15 Hospital
Norris W Burpee (1917 - 1996)
Beatrice Petrin Burpee (1920 - 1999)
Created by: paul robie
Record added: Jul 19, 2011
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