Kenneth Burnside Sr.

Kenneth R. Burnside Sr.

1919 - 2005

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Obituary of Kenneth Burnside Sr.

Kenneth R. Burnside, Sr. age 85, of West Hill Road, died Monday, October 10, 2005 at Founders Pavilion in Corning.

He was born in Hornby, NY on December 2, 1919, to Elmer and Margaret (Henderson) Burnside. He married Carol Morse in 1943 in Painted Post, NY. Ken had worked for Danns Dairy for over twenty five years, did maintaincnce work for Spring Pond Apartments and Corning Glass Works at the Knoll for many years. He was a life-long farmer and raised beef cattle in Hornby. Was a member of the First Baptist Church of Painted Post.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Carol; two sons: Kenneth (Cheryl) Burnside, Jr. of Campbell and Donald (Carol) Burnside of Painted Post; a brother-in-law, Ronald Morse of Corning; sister-in-law, Phyllis Hamilton of Painted Post; four grandchildren, Kenneth III, Kevin, Dan, and Dennis Burnside; seven great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; very special friends, Bob and Reva Fisk. Ken was predeceased by brother Donald Burnside.

A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2005 at 3:00 PM at West Hill Cemetery with Reverend Gary McCaslin officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049, or to Alzheimers Research Foundation, 1236 Ginger Crescent, Virginia Beach, VA 23453-9810.