2010-08-19 / Obituaries

Jean M. Burdick

Jean M. Burdick, a lifelong Brewster resident, died Sunday August 15, 2010, in Carmel at the age of 81.

Mrs. Burdick was born May 28, 1921, in Patterson, daughter of the late Seeley and Clarice (Barber) Elting.

She graduated from Garden Street School in Brewster in 1946. On Jan. 1, 1950, she married Roland H. Burdick in St. Lawrence O’Toole Church. Her husband predeceased her on Apr. 28, 1989. Mrs. Burdick worked for Dill’s Best in Brewster for 36 years before retiring in 2006.

She is survived by her daughter, Brenda Hamilton, and her husband, Sean, of Brewster; two grandchildren, Megan and Sean; three nieces, Roberta Puff, Rhonda Johnson, and Rolinda Luther; and a nephew, William Elting.

A Funeral Service will be held Friday, August, 20, at 10am at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster. Interment will follow in Raymond Hill Cemetery in Carmel. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday and Thursday from 4pm to 8pm.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Hospice of Westchester and Putnam, 540 White Plains Rd., Tarrytown, NY 10591.

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