Robert Burlingham

Obituary of Robert Burlingham

Robert F. Burlingham, 83, a resident of Gates Ave. in Victory Mills, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Saratoga Hospital.


Born November 7, 1934 in Victory Mills, NY he was the son of the late Robert and Irene Gordon Burlingham.


Bob was a US Navy Veteran and served aboard the US Intrepid from 1952-1956.  He was a member of the Old Saratoga Post #278 American Legion, Saratoga National Cemetery Honor Guard, and Notre Dame-Visitation Church in Schuylerville.  He retired in 1993 from Con Edison in Yonkers, where he worked for 30 years.  He enjoyed fishing and hunting.


Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Margaret Long Burlingham of Victory Mills; 3 sons, Joseph Burlingham of Victory Mills, Michael (Mary) Burlingham of Putnam Valley, NY, and Charles (Arlene) Burlingham of Yonkers, NY; 6 grandsons, James, John, Daniel, Thomas, Alex, and Brian Burlingham; 1 brother, Donald (Cindy) Burlingham of Georgia; 1 niece and 3 nephews.


A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 am Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Notre Dame-Visitation Church in Schuylerville, with Rev. Martin Fisher, officiating.  Burial will follow in Notre Dame Cemetery.


Friends may call on Monday from 5-7pm at Flynn Bros. Inc. Funeral Home, 13 Gates Ave., Schuylerville.


Memorials can be made to Old Saratoga Post #278 American Legion, Clancy St., Schuylerville, NY 12871 or the Saratoga National Cemetery Honor Guard, 200 Duell Rd., Schuylerville, NY 12871.