Leo William Burdett

Male 1919 - 1996  (77 years)


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  • Name Leo William Burdett 
    Nickname Bud 
    Born 3 Feb 1919  Elmira, Chemung Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service Abt 1942 
    World War II - US Army
    Achieved the rank of Master Sergeant 
    Died 14 Sep 1996  Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Mary's Cemetery, Fremont, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • According to Bud's obituary of Sep 1996, his last residence was 136 East Elm Street. He resided in Hornell most of his life and attended Hornell High School. He was employed as a brakeman for the former Erie and Erie-Lackawanna Railroads for over 35 years. Bud was a World War II veteran and acieved the rank of Master Sergeant while serving in the U.S. Army. During the 1950's and 1960's when Fast Pitch Softball was most popular, "Bud" was considered one of the finest pitchers in New York State. In later years, he helped coach girls Fast Pitch Softball in Hornell, Whitesville, and Alfred-Almond. He was always willing to instruct and work with young pitchers, helping them reach their full potential. He also served as a Little League coach and was active in Babe Ruth League Baseball. An avid sports enthusiast, Mr. Burdett enjoyed hunting and fishing in his younger years, and more recently enjoyed bowling and golf. He was a member of the Hornell Twin Hickory Golf Club and former member of the Hornell Veterans of Foreign Wars and sons of Italy.
    Person ID I7979  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2013 

    Father Leo Collins Burdett,   b. 20 Nov 1884, Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1960, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Ethelyne B. Quick,   b. Jul 1881, Fremont, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1909  Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1912  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rita Arlene Walters,   b. 26 Dec 1919, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 2000, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1942  Harrisburg, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William John Burdett,   b. 20 Oct 1946, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 2003, Geneva, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
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    Last Modified 30 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F1913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Feb 1919 - Elmira, Chemung Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Oct 1942 - Harrisburg, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 1996 - Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Mary's Cemetery, Fremont, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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