John Burgess

John Burgess

Friday, September 30th, 1955 - Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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John Burgess 64 passed away at his home on Tuesday, January 14th of cardiac amyloidosis. He is survived by his wife, Carol Burgess (née Parker) 62, and his three children, Molly Burgess 28, Michael Burgess 27, and Hannah Aisling (née Burgess) 25. John was born in Boston, MA on September 30th, 1955 to George F Burgess and Anne Marie Love and lived in Hingham, MA as one of nine siblings. He attended the Commercial Fishing program at the University of Rhode Island and worked as a 3rd generation Steeplejack for over forty years. John was a lifelong sport fisherman, fishing for smallmouth and striped bass whenever he could. John had a big heart and made friends wherever he went and adored his family endlessly. Advice he passed on to his children “keep your stick on the ice!”
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Jacqueline Myers

Posted at 02:49pm
Dear Carol, Molly, Michael and Hannah-
I am so sad seeing this. Your Husband/Dad always took the time to say hello and catch me up with what was going on with you all. He clearly adores you as you do him! You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Love, Jacqui Myers


Posted at 07:39pm
So sorry to hear of John’s passing my condolences to his entire family.


Christine Cann Posted at 07:17am

Carol , Molly , Mike & Hannah. My heart goes out to you at your time of sorrow 😥 He was such a kind soul ..He always had time to stop an talk when ever I saw him out in the yard when I walked by . Thoughts & Prayers to your entire family . Christine Cann

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