George Burg

Obituary of George Joseph Burg

Springfield Twp., George J. Burgie Burg, Sr., age 79 of Springfield Twp., died Wednesday at Water's Edge Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Trenton.

Mr. Burg was born in Roebling, NJ, and was the son of the late John and Katherine Wahl Burg.

George resided in Springfield Twp. the past 46 years and was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He was a retired heavy equipment operator for Operating Engineers Local 825 of

Newark with 37 years of service. During WWII he was a Merchant Marine. Georges favorite

pastime was visiting all of the local flea markets.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Cooper Burg, sons, George J. Burg, Jr., Jake P. Burg, daughter

and son-in-law, Donna J. & John B. Maxwell, all of Springfield, son and daughter-in-law, Paul &

Laura Burg, Vineland and daughter and companion MaryAnn Burg and Dominick Mariniello,

Burlington. Survived by three brothers, Martin Burg, Sr., Florence, Frank Burg, St. James City,

FL, Jacob Burg, Bristol, PA and a sister Anne Steward, Florence. Also survived by 9 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews.

Funeral will be Wednesday 10 AM from Koschek and Porter Funeral Directors, 1115 Hornberger

Ave., Roebling. Funeral Mass 11:00 AM Holy Assumption Church, Roebling. with Rev. Abert Ricciardelli officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday 6 -9 PM at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to

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