Randy Burgess 58 years old of Portland, New York passed away on Saturday afternoon June 25, 2016 at Westfield Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness. Randy was born in Westfield, New York on April 20, 1958 and was the son of Ronald and the late Shirley Harriman Burgess. He has resided in this area most of his life and had at one time lived in Fulton, New York. Randy graduated from Brocton Central School and had served his country in the United States Army from 1974-1976. He had been employed earlier in his life as a truck driver for Hills Trucking Co. and more recently at Frost Trucking Co. of Fredonia, New York. He was a former member of The American Legion John W Dill Post 434 of Brocton, New York and Former member of ABATE. Randy was also a Member of The Fellowship Church of Brocton, New York. Randy loved Motorcycles, hunting, bowling and cross country skiing.
Randy is survived by his father Ronald Burgess of Portland, New York, one son Christopher Burgess of Florida, three brothers Scott Burgess of Rock Hill South Carolina, Duane Burgess of Brocton, New York and Darren Burgress of Brocton, New York, his sister-in-law Sue Burgess of Westfield, New York and several nieces and nephews and several great nieces and nephews. Besides his mother who passed away in 2004 he was predeceased by one brother Steven who passed away in 2013.
Funeral Services will be held at 11 am on Wednesday June 29, 2016 from the Morse Funeral Home in Brocton, New York. The Rev Sandi Ball will officiate. Friends are invited to call at the Morse Funeral Home , 51 Highland Ave. Brocton, New York on Tuesday June 28, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9. Interment will follow at the Portland Evergreen Cemetery where Randy will receive full Military honors that will be provided by The American Legion John W Dill Post 434 of Brocton, New York.