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James Andrew Burgus

Male 1932 - 1998


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  • Name  James Andrew Burgus  [1
    Born  26 Apr 1932  Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Interests 
    • James enjoyed automobile racing and gardening
    Military  Abt 1950/1954  [3
    • James was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.
    Occupation  Abt 1962/1980  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • He worked for the National Research Bureau in Burlington, Iowa, for 25 years during the 1960s, 70s, and 80s.
    Occupation  Between 1980 and 1998  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • He worked for the Doran and Ward Printing Company between 1980/88.
    Residence  Apr 1991  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died  6 Apr 1998  Burlington Medical Center, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried  10 Apr 1998  Loper Cemetery, Franklin Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    A Second Headstone/Marker of James Andrew Burgus (Military Credentials)
    A Second Headstone/Marker of James Andrew Burgus (Military Credentials)
    Obituary  11 Apr 1998  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    The Hawk Eye 
    • James Andrew Burgus, 65, of Sperry, died at 3:30 p.m. Monday, April 6, 1998, at Burlington Medical Center.

      Born April 26, 1932, in rural Sperry, he was the son of Herbert C. and Daisy E. Marshall Burgus. On August 28, 1955, he married Hazel Anna Robbins in Burlington.

      Mr. Burgus was a U.S. Army veteran of Korean War, serving until 1954. He worked for National Research Bureau for 25 years and Doran and Ward Printing Company for the last 18 years, both of Burlington.

      He was a member of Sperry United Methodist Church in Sperry, and was an avid race fan and gardener.

      Survivors include his wife; five sons, Timothy Burgus of Burlington, Thomas Burgus of Mediapolis, and Trenton Burgus, Tracey Burgus and Travis Burgus, all at home; two daughters, Twyla Crawford of Burlington and Terri Russell of rural Biggsville, Illinois; 13 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three sisters, Dorothy Crow of Morning Sun, Lavera Gerst of Yarmouth and Pauline Kester of rural Burlington; and one brother, Harold Burgus of Burlington.

      He was preceded in death by his parents.

      Visitation will be after 8 a.m. Thursday at Lunning Chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

      The funeral for Mr. Burgus will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Lunning Chapel, with the Reverend John Gaulke officiating. Burial will be in Loper Cemetery in Sperry.

      A memorial has been established for Sperry United Methodist Church.
    Religion  Sperry, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    the Sperry United Methodist Church 
    Social Security Administration Information 
    • James A. Burgus; born: 26 April 1932; died: 6 April 1998 (P); last residence: 52650 (Sperry, Des Moines, Iowa); state where issued: Iowa
    Person ID  I9300  All Families
    Last Modified  28 Feb 2014 

    Father  Herbert Charles Burgus,   b. 28 Mar 1898, Benton Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1960, Sperry, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Daisy Esther Marshall,   b. 10 Dec 1895, Franklin Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1991, Burlington Medical Center, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Sep 1918  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Officiant  Reverend Robert Newman  [6
    Residence  Sep 1947  Sperry, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence  Nov 1947  Sperry, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID  F3376  Group Sheet

    Family  Hazel Anna Robbins 
    Children 
    >1. Timothy Charles Burgus
     2. Twyla Marie Burgus
    >3. Terri Lynn Burgus
     4. Trenton David "Trent" Burgus
     5. Tracey Herbert Burgus
     6. Travis Walter Burgus
    Last Modified  28 Feb 2014 
    Family ID  F3314  Group Sheet

  • Obituaries, Deaths, Funerals
    The Obituary of James Andrew Burgus
    The Obituary of James Andrew Burgus
    James Andrew Burgus (1932-1998) was the son of Herbert and Daisy (Marshall) Burgus. He was married to Hazel Anna Robbins, and was the father of five sons and two daughters.

  • Sources 
    1. [S787] Begey, Kathy Rae (Poggemiller) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1649] Burgus, James Andrew - Headstone Photograph, (his grave is at the Loper Cemetery, Franklin Township, Des Moines County, Iowa; photo provided courtesy of "Nancy" at Find A Grave (web site); Memorial #: 70972079) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1650] Burgus, James Andrew - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 7B, April 8, 1998; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1688] Burgus, Daisy Esther (Marshall) - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 9A, April 19, 1991; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S776] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S787] Begey, Kathy Rae (Poggemiller) (Reliability: 4).

    7. [S1663] Burgus, Pauline Ruth and Wayne Irvin Kester - Engagement Announcement, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye Gazette, page 5, September 13, 1947; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S1686] Marshall, Abigail "Blanche" (Larkin) - Obituary, (originally published in an unknown southeast Iowa newspaper, November 1947) (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1687] Marshall, Abigail "Blanche" (Larkin) - Second Obituary (Hawk-Eye Gazette), (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye Gazette, page 7, November 15, 1947; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).