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Herbert S. Burgess, Sr.

March 8, 1940 ~ December 23, 2018 (age 78)

Herbert S. Burgess Sr, 78, Passed on December 23rd, at 4:01 am at the Concord Hospital.

He was survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Antonia S Burgess, and children Mary Ellen Bemis of Hillsborough, NH. Kenneth Burgess also of Hillsborough, NH. Grandchildren Ryan, Ashley, Ross and Brett, and two Great grandchildren, Grayson and Kaiden. Siblings, Elvira Jones, Caroline Rathbone and Donald Burgess of RI. Nellie Slezak, Virginia Reeves of Fl. and several nieces and nephews.

Herbert was preceded by his son Herbert (Yogi) Burgess Jr. Brother Frank, sisters Eva, Adelene, Alice.

Herbert was an active member of The Moose Lodge (1091) in Hillsborough, NH.

He also enjoyed antique cars, Hunting, Fishing, and playing pool.

There will be a celebration of life at the Moose Lodge in Hillsborough, NH on Jan 5th, from 2pm – 4pm.

Assisting the family with arrangements is the Petit-Roan Funeral Home in Pembroke.  To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit

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