DELMAR – James M. Burton, 53, passed away
Saturday, May 31, 2014. James had lived his early years in New
Baltimore. He was a 1979 R-C-S graduate and graduated from DeVry
Institute of Technology in Columbus Ohio. James had been a long time
employee of IBM in Poughkeepsie. He enjoyed the outdoors, he was an
avid hunter, enjoyed cooking, but most of all he loved spending time
with his daughter.
Survivors include his mother, Donna E. McCormick; daughter,
Christine Burton; brothers, Stephen (Tracy) Burton and Donald (Judy)
Burton; nephew, Cameron Burton; and his companion, Renee Woods
Goldinger. James was predeceased by his father Stephen L. Burton and
brother Timothy A. Burton.
Funeral services will be held 9 AM Thursday, June 5th at St.
Patrick’s Church, Ravena. Burial will follow in Chestnut Lawn
Cemetery, New Baltimore. Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral
Home, Ravena on Wednesday from 4 to 7 PM.
Contributions in memory of James may be made to the Christine Burton
Education Fund, PO Box 327, Selkirk, NY 12158.