services for Denis L. Burman, 63, of
who died Tuesday, December 8, 1992, at a Monroeville hospital,
will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, December 14, 1992, at the
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. Bishop Tom Dorsey of the
Marsing Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Saints will officiate. Interment will follow at the
Mr. Burman was born January 13, 1929, at Meridian, Idaho,
a son of Wesley L. and Oneta Nowland Burman. He lived in the
Franklin district outside of Nampa until the age of 12 when he
moved with his family to a farm in Marsing. After graduating
from high school he worked at the mines at Stibnite until 1952
when he joined the U.S. Army. He was honorably discharged in
1954. After returning from the service he attended the
College of Idaho where he graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1956
with degrees in math, science and psychics. He moved to
Washington D.C., where he worked for the Atomic Energy
Commission. They sent him to Penn State for two years. After
he was with the AEC for five years, he moved to North Carolina
where he helped design and build power plants for three
years. He then moved to Monroeville, Pennsylvania, where he
worked for Westinghouse in Pittsburgh for thirty years and a
nuclear engineer. Denis retired in 1991.
As a young man, Denis enjoyed riding horses in the
Mountains. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, photography
and collecting guns.
He was a member of the
Survivors include his mother, Oneta of Marsing; two
brothers, Don Wesley Burman and Richard Calvin Burman both of
Marsing; two sisters, Arlene Krause of
Boise and Mary
Jane Percy of Salt Lake City Utah and numerous nieces and
He was preceded in death by his father, Wesley Leroy
Burman, and a brother, Glen H. Burman.
The family suggests that memorials be given to the
American Heart Association.
Friends may call Sunday from 1 until 5 p.m. at the
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.