AGE: 89 • Port Charlotte, FL
Robert Burdick, 89 of Port Charlotte, FL, formerly of Lakewood, NJ, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2015. Bob was born in South Clinton, PA, served in the Navy in WWII, and retired from The Daily Home News in 1989. He was Worshipful Master of Lakewood Masonic Lodge, and Past Patron of Carasaljo Chapter, OES in Lakewood.
Bob is survived by his wife of 68 years, MaryAn of Pt. Charlotte, FL; daughter, Bonnie (Rocky) Tiefel; son, Bob (Karen) Burdick; 7 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; his brothers, Dick and Ray; his sister, Marjorie Beckwith, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Internment was at Sarasota National Cemetery. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Herbertsville Road, Brick, NJ.
Published in Asbury Park Press from Aug. 4 to Aug. 6, 2015.