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Floyd M. Burgher, Sr.

October 7, 1932 ~ January 11, 2021 (age 88)

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SAUGERTIES… Floyd M. Burgher, Sr., 88, of West Camp died Monday, January 11, 2021 (his 63rd Wedding Anniversary) at the Northern Dutchess Hospital.  Born October 7, 1932 in Lanesville he was the son of the late Peter and Esther Burger.  A Veteran of the US Navy and 156 Field Artillery, New York Army National Guard, he retired as an electrician at Bard College.  He was formerly employed by Knaust Brothers, Ostoyic Electric, and for many years at Brink’s American Service Station on Malden Ave. in the Village of Saugerties.  

Survivors include his wife, the former E. Betty Brink; a son, Colonel (Retired) Floyd M. Burgher, Jr. of Glasco; a daughter, Roxanne and her husband, Victor Churchill of Saugerties; two granddaughters: Jessie and Jaime Churchill both of Saugerties; and numerous brother in-laws, sister in-laws, nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by a daughter-in-law, Beverly Ann Chick-Burgher, and his siblings: Mildred (Bishop) Wager, James, Clarence and Clement Burger, and Katharine Drescher.

A celebration of life will be held at Pheasant Run Farm when it is safe to do so. IIn lieu of flowers donations can be made in his name to the New Saugerties Animal Shelter Building Project. Please write in memory of Floyd M Burgher Sr. in the note for online donations. Checks can be made out to Saugerties Animal Welfare Fund with a the same note in the memo.

Arrangements under the direction of the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. of John & Lafayette Sts., Saugerties.  Further obituary information and condolences to the family may be shared on Floyd’s Tribute Wall at


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