Robert “Bob” Byrd Burger

04/26/1936 – 10/20/2019

On Sunday morning, October 20, 2019, Bob Burger received his promotion to Heaven’s Gardens. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ashby P. (Joe) and Ozella M. (Berber) Burger; brother, Charles E. (Charlie) Burger; sister-in-law, Marie D. Damewood; brother-in-law, Quentin M. (Buzz) Duncan; and his sweet dog, Zack.

Bob is survived by his wife of 61 years, Geraldine D. Burger; sons and daughters, Bobby and Amy, Eric and Brooke; granddaughters, Haley Burger and Olivia Burger ( the apples of his eye); sisters-in-law, Lenore Burger and Evelyn Sheppard; brother-in-law, Calvin (Patsy) Duncan; and numerous nieces, nephews, and the “boys and girls” that called his house home.

The family would like to express their thanks to Friendship Health and Rehab, Salem Health & Rehab, Kindred Home Health, Lewis-Gale 6W Staff, and Craig County EMS for the exceptional care given to Bob.

A Memorial Service will be held 5:00 PM Friday, October 25, 2019 at the New Castle Christian Church. The family will receive friends 4-5:00 PM before the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Craig Co. EMS or the New Castle Christian Church Building Fund. Arrangements by Paitsel Funeral Home.

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