Spr Howard Charles Burton (Ret’d)

    • Spr Howard Charles Burton (Ret’d)
    • RCE Badge circa 1937-52

    We regret to advise of the death of Sapper Howard Charles Burton (Ret’d) peacefully on 17 November 2010 at the Cobey House St. Joseph’s Villa in Cornwall, ON at the age of 90 years.

    Howard was a veteran of the Second World War who served with the Royal Canadian Engineers.  After the war, he joined Courtaulds Silk Mills Limited in Cornwall and had a 50-year with them. Howard was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion John McMartin Memorial Branch #297 in Cornwall.

    There will be no visitation. A private inurnment will be held at the Woodlawn Cemetery at a later date.  Donations may be made to the Canadian Lung Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.  {gdMar2017dc} [zsd, zsp]