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BURGER, Norbert Anthony "Barney"
BURGER - Norbert Anthony "Barney'' Of East Aurora, NY, entered into rest February 5, 2017. Born March 27, 1932 in Buffalo, NY to the late Teresa and Anthony Burger; beloved husband of 56 years to the late Edna Louise (nee Holderith, 2010); predeceased by his sisters Betty (Paisley) and Theresa (Maher) and his twin children David (1968) and Dolores (1976); survived by his brother, Robert (Mary Lou), and Norbert's children, Elizabeth of Oberlin, OH, Michael (Jami) of Forestville, Barbara of East Aurora, and Eric (Kelly) of Buffalo; grandfather of nine and great-grandfather of nine. A 1950 graduate of Seneca Vocational HS; he served in the U.S. Army from 1953-1956, and was stationed in Fairbanks (Ft. Wainwright), Alaska. He retired from Moog Inc. after 34 years of service. He was a lifelong member of the EA Fish & Game Club. He was an avid euchre and pinochle player and together with his wife Edna competed in tournaments at EA American Legion, the Moose Club, the Chicken Coop, Max & Soph's, and the Country Inn. They also traveled extensively with the EA Senior Center. Family will be present to receive friends Saturday February 11, 2017 from 3 PM-7 PM (a service will follow) at Wood Funeral Home, 784 Main St. in East Aurora. In lieu of flowers, the family requests you make a donation to Hospice Buffalo. Online condolences at www.woodfh.com