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William Charles "Bill" Burgess

BURGESS, William Charles "Bill" - It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Bill Burgess on, Sunday, January 20th, 2019 at the Brantford General Hospital. Beloved husband of Donna for over 34 years. Much loved father of Lorri (Tim) Eckert, Rusty Burgess, Jeff Burgess and Mark Musikov. Loving grandpa of Jamie, Samantha, Jessica, D.J. and Madison. He will also be dearly missed by many other family members and friends. Life time employee of CN Rail, Bill was a very active volunteer/member, including CARP, the Sanderson Centre, Kiwanis Grand River and many others over his life. Many thanks to the Nurses and staff at the Brantford General Hospital and CCAC. Friends will be received at the BECKETT - GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE, 88 Brant Avenue, 519-752-4331, on Wednesday, January 23rd, from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Private family services and a burial will take place at a later date. Donations to the Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences and service details will be available at A tree will be planted in memory of Michael in the Beckett-Glaves Memorial Forest.13322316
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Posted by Sherrill Heys (friend) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Dear Donna & family,

Please accept my deepest sympathy in the passing of your dear husband, father & grandfather. I worked with Bill for several years with the Brantford CARP chapter. He was a devoted volunteer and will be deeply missed.

Sincere Condolences
Posted by Kevin Smith (Friend) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019
I looked after Bill for many years with his 2008 Impala at Stricklands great guy will miss him.
Posted by Ron and Kathy (Neighbors from long ago) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Dear Donna,

Many years ago we had the privilege of having you as our neighbours 2 doors down!

Always appreciated those years!

Thinking of you and sending our condolences with the passsing of Bill, your love!

Ron and Kathy

Sincere condolences
Posted by David and Lynn (family) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Aunt Donna and family, we are deeply sorry to hear of your loss. Our love and heartfelt condolences are with you. Bill’s welcoming smile, laughter and warmth will fondly be remembered. May treasured memories of your lives together, shared with those who surround you, bring some comfort.
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Posted by Jim Dinsmore (friend) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019
So sorry for your loss I did work for Bill on Wellington St and he became a friend It was always such a pleasure to see him and visit He will be missed

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