Jeffrey Alan Burling Jeffrey Alan Burling, 58, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Nov. 20, 2012, after a battle with pneumonia. Born July 18, 1954, Jeff was raised in Arlington Heights, IL. He was known for his gentle spirit, love of life and family, and his beautiful smile. He led a remarkable life despite his physical challenges and traveled worldwide. He and his family lived in Scottsdale, AZ for 16 years, where he and his wife owned and operated several businesses. Survivors include his wife, Debra Burling; daughters, Candice Burling, Rhona Koren, Kelly Padgett, Bobbie Bright and son, John Wiggins; mother, Delores Burling; father, Edward Burling; sisters, Vicki Canada and Cheryl Loughman; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and many beloved nieces and nephews. Online condolences may be made at

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Nov. 28, 2012