Edward H. Burr Jr., age 82, of Orange entered into rest after a long illness on October 27, 2011.
He was the beloved husband of Marie Vitali Burr. Father of Kevin (Chrisanne) Burr and grandfather of Kristen Nicole. Brother-in-law of Nora Zandri, the late Dr. Anthony Vitale and Josephine Humphrey. He was predeceased by his parents Edward H. Burr Sr. and Elizabeth Bogart Burr and brothers Everett & Hanford (Hank) Burr.
A 45 year resident of Orange, he was a member and past president of the Orange Exchange Club and the V.F.W. He served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War and was a communicant of Holy Infant Church. For 25 years he was the financial manager of Nora Zandre’ Shoppes of Orange and New Canaan.
All are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday morning at 10:00 in Holy Infant Church. Entombment with military honors will follow in St. Lawrence Garden Mausoleum. There are no hours for visitation.
In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to Holy Infant Church, 450 Race Brook Road, Orange, CT 06477.
Courtesy West Haven Funeral Home