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Garrett J"'Gary' 'Fish Tails'" Burgess

Garrett J. "Gary" "Fish Tails" Burgess, 25, of Gardner, died Tuesday, April 4, 2017 in Rose Monahan Hospice Home of Worcester, surrounded by his family, following a brief illness.
Born in Gardner on August 1, 1991, he was the son of Sheridan and Marion (Atkinson) Burgess of Gardner.
Gary loved motorcycles, cars, and anything with a motor. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hiking, camping, and fishing. He was a self-taught guitar player and loved playing for his daughter Aubrey. Gary enjoyed watching football, as well as movies on television with his family and friends.
Besides his parents, Garrett leaves his wife Kelly A. (Allen) Burgess of Gardner; daughter, Aubrey Burgess of Gardner; paternal grandmother, Linda Duncan of Steuben, ME; three brothers, Timothy L. Burgess and his wife Mallori of Worcester, Donnie L. Burgess and his wife Chelsey of Gardner, and Sheridan L. Burgess Jr. of Gardner; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 12th at 12:00 p.m. in the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner. Pastor David Bodanza of Mission Street Congregational Church of Gardner will officiate. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Gardner.
A calling hour will be held Wednesday, April 12th from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of donor's choice.
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Visitation Details

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner

Service Details

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 12:00pm, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner

Interment Details

Notre Dame Cemetery, West St., Gardner

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my sweet young baby man what a generius and loveing son i have been hearing about your helping the people that needed foodd or a place to lay ther heads at night rather you knew them or not you treated them like you would as a friend hearng honey you made me so greatfull to here all the wonderfull things and how you were capeable of such wonderull things you had done while you was here with us i no your physcle body is no longer here but thank you god for giving us 25 wonder full years ps garrett your allways with us when the lord tok yu he needed a new rare being

sheridan marion burgess May 31 2017 12:00 AM

So very sorry for your loss. May he rest in peace. Donna Offner (Williams ) Jessica Williams Jeremy Williams

Offner (Williams ) Apr 12 2017 12:00 AM

Garrett, was such a sweet kid. I'll never forget the time he dyed his hair blue and ended up looking like a blueberry lol. He Was such a funny and caring person. He will be sadly missed.I haven't seen him in year's and until I saw his obituary I didn't even know that he became ill or that he or Donnie had settled down and got married and begun families of their own. My condolences to his entire family and friends. Rest in peace kiddo. Julie s celona!!

Julie s celona Apr 9 2017 12:00 AM

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