Virgil Bernard Burger



Gulf Hammock - Virgil Bernard Burger, 91 of Gulf Hammock, passed away June 12, 2014.

Mr. Burger was born in Stuttgart, Arkansas and proudly served his country in the US NAVY. He moved to the Dade City area, where he became a Police Officer in Pasco County for 25 years and served as Police Lt. for 4 years. He also owned and operated a Nursery Business for over 38 years. He moved to Gulf Hammock in 1993 and became a member of Concord Baptist Church. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his loving wife, Madge Casey Burger of Gulf Hammock; step daughter, Emily Casey, daughter Lou Ann Banks; a brother, John Burger; his sisters, Irene Gillis and Virginia Yager; 4 grandchildren, Jeremy, Sarah, Kristy and Crystal and 4 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by four sisters and his parents.

There will be an open visitation on Saturday, June 14, 2014 from 1-4 PM at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services.

Graveside funeral services will be on Sunday, June15th, 2014 at 3pm at Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery 11531 US Hwy 301 Dade City, Florida.

Arrangements are under the care of Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services- 1301 N. Young Blvd. Chiefland, FL. Online condolences can be made at

Funeral Home

Langford-Rogers Memorial Funeral Home
1301 N. Young Blvd. Chiefland, FL 32626

Published in Gainesville Sun from June 14 to June 15, 2014