Maurice A. Burgess, 79, of Dunkirk, died Thursday morning, November 2, 2017. He was born in Ripley, NY, August 23, 1938, son of the late James and Margaret (Lanphere) Burgess.
A veteran of the U.S. Navy, he retired from Clifstar and was an avid hunter.
Surviving is his wife, Jean L. (Schafer) Burgess; sons, Frederick (Janice) Burgess of Arkwright, Howard (Dianne) Burgess of Dunkirk, William (Karen) Burgess of Clymer; brother, Ronald Burgess of Portland; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren. Nieces and nephews also survive. Preceded in death in addition to his parents are 3 sisters and 6 brothers.
Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 East Doughty Street in Dunkirk.