Dorr Roscoe Burdett

Male 1921 - 1998  (77 years)


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  • Name Dorr Roscoe Burdett 
    Born 28 Sep 1921  Fremont, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 03 Oct 1998  Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    • HORNELL: Dorr. R. Burdett, 77, died unexpectedly Saturday (Oct. 3, 1998) at his home at 7614 Airport Road. Born in Hornell on Sept. 28, 1921, he was the son of the late Fred and Bessie Davis Burdett. A lifelong resident of the Hornell area, Dorr attended the former Big Creek School and Hornell High School.

      Dorr was a mechanic by trade and was employed by the former Hornell Buick, Russ Davis Motor Sales and Zeliff Auto Sales. In 1947 he established his own business, Burwood Auto Repair, originally located on the Big Creek Road and later on Arkport Road. He retired in 1977 due to ill health. An avid race car fan, Dorr assisted his son in developing and maintaining several race cars. He also attended many area races and eventually NASCAR races. Dorr was also an avid Ford car fan and was a longtime member of the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) of Hershey, Pa., and the Chemung Valley Region of AACA.

      A very loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, his family includes his wife Shirley J. Glover, who he married on April 27, 1945 at the Arkport Methodist Church; his son and daughter-in-law, Michael D. and Linda Burdett of Bishopville; his daughter, Michelle 'Shelly' Burdett and her friend Gary Saxton of Hornell; his grandson, Jason M. Burdett of Concord, NC; his granddaughter, Jamie L. Burdett of Bishopville; Gary Saxton's children, Megan, Jacob, and Jarrod Saxton of Hornell; his three sisters and a brother-in-law, Gladys Boag and Joyce Scholla both of Hornell, and Lois and John Giglio of West Seneca; also his nieces, nephews, cousins and his many sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law.
    Person ID I4542  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father Fred Allen Burdett,   b. 19 Jul 1881, Fremont, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 May 1965, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Bessie Jane Davis,   b. 20 Sep 1894, Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1968, Castile, Wyoming Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1914  Arkport, Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3173  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Shirley Jacqueline Glover,   b. 03 Feb 1926, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 2015, Sayre, Bradford Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1945  Arkport, Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Type: Methodist Church 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 25 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Sep 1921 - Fremont, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Type: Methodist Church - 27 Apr 1945 - Arkport, Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 03 Oct 1998 - Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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