Robert Burch

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Robert Francis Burch, born August 4, 1926, passed away June 5, 2015. Bob was born in Greenport, NY.

After high school, he served two years in the US Navy and then went on to Hofstra University where he earned his BS in Economics. After college he worked for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines where he held numerous positions at JFK, and was Station Manager at Miami and Houston. He was an active member of the Top, Tech, and Fueling Committees and the AOC, as well as chairman for numerous airline groups. After 35 years, he retired from KLM and his position as Manager of Operations and Airport Services at IAH and enjoyed being with his family and friends and playing golf.

Bob is survived by his daughter, Mary Ellen Burch and numerous relatives. He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Barbara Ann Burch and his son, Robert Larsen Burch PHD.

Special thanks to Roni Shelley, for her love and support for the entire Burch family.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to MD Anderson Cancer Research Center in Robert Larsen Burch's name.


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Published on from June 9 to June 22, 2015
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