Richard Burnard Obituary

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In Memory of

Richard C. Burnard

September 13, 1922 - May 12, 2014
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Richard Charles Burnard, Senior -a life well-lived Born in Elmhurst, New York Raised by parents Anjelica and Charles Thomas in Floral Park, New York Thomas Burnard (brother) Thomas Burnard Jr. & John Burnard (nephews) San Diego, California Graduated Sewanhaka High School, Floral Park Attended: Finance School of Wake Forest College, North Carolina University of Georgia Engineering Degree New York University and Hofstra College for Masters in Finance Certified Public Accountant, New York, Florida Served as Second Lieutenant Finance Corps of the Army of the United States World War II Veteran, Technical Sergeant, served in Central...
Richard Charles Burnard, Senior -a life well-lived
Born in Elmhurst, New York
Raised by parents Anjelica and Charles Thomas in Floral Park, New York
Thomas Burnard (brother)
Thomas Burnard Jr. & John Burnard (nephews)
San Diego, California
Graduated Sewanhaka High School, Floral Park
Attended: Finance School of Wake Forest College, North Carolina
University of Georgia Engineering Degree
New York University and Hofstra College for Masters in Finance
Certified Public Accountant, New York, Florida
Served as Second Lieutenant Finance Corps of the Army of the United States
World War II Veteran, Technical Sergeant, served in Central Europe
Earned American Service Medal, EAME Service medal, Good Conduct Medal,
World War II Victory Medal
Married Marion Dorothy Walters in August of 1944
Celebrated 60 years of marriage with Marion before her death in September 2003
Children: Ronald F. Burnard
Laurette Burnard Venski, Caryl Burnard Justus, Richard Burnard, Jr.
Grandchildren: Kelly Burnard Smith, Piper Burnard Corley,
Kate Justus, and April Justus Bristow.
Great Grandchildren: Warner Smith, Parker Smith, Emma Corley, Bailey Corley
Member of: Saint Elizabeth Episcopal Church, Floral Park, New York
Saint Michael's Episcopal Church, Gainesville, Florida
Church of the Nazarene, Pompano Beach, Florida
National Association of Public Accountants
Pompano Beach B.P.O. Elks Lodge No. 1898
Avalon Estates International Bocce ball club, Boynton Beach
Work Career:
Early work as teller at Seaman's Savings Bank, New York
CFO Sperry-Rand Corporation, New York & Florida
Financial Officer Radiant Marble, Pompano Beach
Public Tax Accountant, Pompano Beach, Florida
Other:
University of Florida Fighting Gators Fan
Miami Dolphins National Football League Fan
Avid painter and art enthusiast
Your family and friends will sincerely miss you, but we know you are in a better place!
We love you Dad, Grandfather, brother, friend!

Respectfully submitted by Laurette Venski






Arrangements under the direction of Forest Lawn Funeral Home, Pompano Beach, FL.

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