elevated dyWMq June 18, 1930 ~ September 19, 2019
elevated dyWMq Funeral Mass
Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 12:00 pm
elevated dyWMq Chapel of St. Joseph – Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
elevated dyWMq Interment
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
8361 Yonge Street, Thornhill, ON, L3T 2C7
elevated dyWMq Obituary
elevated dyWMq Erwin Burchert
elevated dyWMq June 18, 1930 – September 19, 2019
elevated dyWMq Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, in his 90th year.
elevated dyWMq Beloved husband of Maria (Schormann) and loving father of Ralph (Diane), Gerhard (Becky), Irene (Walt), and Janet. His memories are cherished by his grandchildren Julia (Jason), Cameron (Katie), Katie (Scott), Paul, Siobhan, Chris, Michael, Andrew, Collette, Jenny and Christopher. He is adored by great grandchildren Annie and Finn. Erwin was predeceased by his parents Bruno and Martha and his brother, Rudy. He is also the treasured uncle to a host of nieces and nephews.
elevated dyWMq Erwin came to Canada from Germany in 1952 and was a successful electrician and business owner of Glenside Electric. His years of being a member and former President of the Maennerchor Harfentonene provided him with lifelong friends.
elevated dyWMq He will always be remembered for his generosity, kindness and quick-witted sense of humour. Erwin will be sadly missed but those who knew him will be forever enriched
elevated dyWMq Donation
elevated dyWMq Good Shepherd or a charity of your choice