Kenneth Burrier

SALEM — Kenneth Burrier, 85, died at 10:35 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at Blossom Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center.

He was born July 3, 1933, in Salem, Ohio, the son of Oscar and Bertha (Yocus) Burrier.

Kenneth was employed as head tool maker for 35 years at the former E.W. Bliss Company and had previously been a mason. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Salem. Kenneth was also a member of the Leetonia Sportsman Club. He collected antique cars, gasoline engines, Cushman Scooter and boat motors, his favorite being the 1957 Mahogany Wolverine Boat. Kenneth owned Burrier Cake, Candy and Craft Supplies for 15 years.

Survivors include his wife, Goldie (Borton) Burrier, whom he married Aug. 25, 1955; a son, Michael Burrier of Salem; a daughter, Sally Burrier and fiance Mike Calderone of Alliance; a sister, Virginia Benson of North Carolina; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, at the First Presbyterian Church with Dr. Rev. Meta Cramer officiating.

Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Kenneth’s obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.


(Paid obituary)