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Gage Dryden Burr


02/24/1921 - 02/06/2015 Obituary
Gage Dryden Burr Obituary
Gage Dryden Burr was born February 24, 1921 to Homer and Mary Elizabeth Burr. He passed away at home on February 6, 2015. Raised in Southern California with his two sisters Doris and Saralice, he developed his love of automobiles and travel. He enlisted in the Navy in 1942 and married the love of his life Virginia that same year. They moved to Bakersfield after the war and raised three children. Gage retired from Jim Burke Ford after 48 years of service and when Gini retired they were able to enjoy their love of traveling for many years.
Gage is survived by his wife of 72 years Virginia, son Michael (Diane) Burr, son David (Bernadette) Burr and daughter Diane (Jim) Harris, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Service to be held at the Bakersfield National Cemetery on Friday, February 20, 2015 at 12:15 p.m. with a reception following at Hodel's.
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Feb. 18, 2015
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