Daniel Lee Denny Burton, 80, of Brockton, formerly of Boston, died Feb. 25, 2014. Born in Arkansas, he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War
and later retired from the Boston Housing Authority after 32 years as a fireman
there. Daniel was the husband of the late Janet L. (Fregeau) Burton; father of Sadie Goss and her husband Don of Brockton, Daniel Lee Burton Jr. and his wife Marie of Brockton, Aletha Stewart of Boston, Kathy Burton of Boston, Linda Burton of Brockton, Lyndia West Burton of Brockton, Jean Swindell of Boston, Danielle and Denny March, both of Webster, Michael and Walter Lovejoy, both of Randolph, Janique Lynch and her husband Robert of Boston, Richard Fregeau of Brighton, Chris Grandy of East Boston, Kathy and Rev. Billy Brewington, both of S.C., Frankie Mills of Chicago, Ronald Williams and his wife Cheryl of Brockton, Regina and David Fondes, both of Taunton, Ronnecia Williams of Boston, and DeSeaun Williams and his wife Tammy of Boston; brother of Arzetta Dickerson, Queeney Dickson, Willie Mae Raney and Albert Burton, all of Arkansas. Daniel leaves a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. All are welcome to calling hours Friday, March 7, from 5-7 p.m. in Waitt Funeral Chapel at Waitt Funeral Home, 850 North Main St., Brockton. Funeral service Saturday, March 8, at 9 a.m. in Waitt Funeral Chapel and burial at Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. Visit www.waittfuneralhome.com
or call 508-583-7272.