Lionel BurgessBURGESS, Lionel Robert

Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital Garden Street Site, on Wednesday May 1st, 2013. Lionel Burgess aged 81 years. Beloved husband of Anna May (Kirkey) Burgess.  Loving father of Gary (Isobel) and Gregory Burgess (Janice Swaren) all of Brockville.  Cherished grandpa to 3 grandchildren.  Dear brother to Evelyn Tallon (Roger), Pauline Briere (the late Marcel) and the late Jeannette Wood, Yvette Tourville, Irene Moquin (Syd) and Morris Burgess and brother-in-law of Donald Tourville, Dorothy Abraham (the late Sam), Joyce Sabourin, Ronald Kirkey (Monique), Barbara Kirkey (Sandy) and the late James Kirkey.  He will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews. 

Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl St. E., Brockville on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The Liturgy of the Christian Funeral will be Celebrated at St. John Bosco Roman Catholic Church, 175 Windsor Drive, Brockville on Monday May 6th, 2013 at 11:00 am.  In memory of Lionel, donations to the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation Palliative Care Program or the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family.  Messages of Condolence may be sent online at

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