Passed away, Monday, April 13th, Gordon A. Burton, at the age of 88 years. He was predeceased by: parents John and Lucinda Burton; sister Edna Reid; brothers Mark Burton and Larry Burton; brother-in-law Eli Reid; sisters-in-law Dorothy Burton and Lily Burton.
Gordon leaves with fond and loving memories: wife Ruby; son Bruce (Marguerite); daughter Sheila (Gary) Guy; grandchildren: Rene (Dan), Corinne (Paul), Robert (Krista), David (Sarah); great-grandchildren: Zoe, Cameron, Myles, Ashton, Lilliana and Conor; sisters-in-law Ruth Burton and Margie Burton;as well as a circle of extended relatives and friends.
In light of the current Covid-19 pandemic, the health and safety of our families and our community continues to be our highest priority. At this time, there will be a private family burial at the United Church Cemetery, Durrell. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Twillingate Volunteer Fire Department or United Church Cemetery, Durrell.
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Burial Date: April 16, 2020
Burial Location: United Church Cemetery, Durrell