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John L. Burdick

Published on September 12, 2023

Glenfield- John L. Burdick, 76, passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2023, at Lewis County Health System, Lowville.

John was born in Lowville, on August 11, 1947, a son of Dayton and Helena Miller Burdick. He grew up near Glenfield, where he lived for his entire life. He received his education locally and graduated from South Lewis Senior High School, Turin, with the Class for 1965. From 1966, until 2001, John was employed in many departments of first the Gould Paper Company, and then at Georgia Pacific Paper Co, before retiring as a machinist from Lyons Falls Pulp & Paper Company.

John is survived by three children; John D. (Cheryl) Burdick; Michelle L. (Clifford) Colwell and Kevin Burdick (Holly Yelton, seven grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, and a granddaughter, Chloe Burdick.

John’s family extends a note of sincere thanks and appreciation to the staff at Lewis County Health Services for the excellent and compassionate care which they extended to John and also to John’s friend, Maynard Olmstead for the care he gave to Mr. Burdick.

In keeping with John’s wishes, a private graveside service will be at Beeches Bridge Cemetery, Town of Watson and there will be no public calling hours. Memorial contributions may be made to the Glenfield Fire Company. His arrangements are in care of Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. Boonville.

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