It is with sadness the family announces the passing of Michael Burger on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at Hospice of Waterloo Region at the age of 92.
Beloved husband of Hilde for 70 years.
Loving father of Elfriede « Frieda » Szillat (Lothar), Dieter Burger (Judy) and Helene Burger (John).
Proud Opa of Sabrina (Chris), Christel (Tim), Alaina (Shaun), Heidi, Michael (Michelle), Melissa, Scott (Elizabeth) and Andrew (Virginie).
Great-Opa of Niklas, Sofia, Hayden, Colten, Olivia, Whitney, Tiernan, Leenah, Jack and Liliana.
Dear brother of Gabriele, Hilde and Josef all of Germany.
Before his retirement, Michael worked as the night foreman at Wean United Canada. He will be remembered for his great sense of humour.
Michael’s family will receive relatives and friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, June 14, 2021 at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick Street, Kitchener. A private family service will be held in the chapel. Interment at St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery.
Those wishing to attend Michael’s visitation must RSVP through the funeral home website or by calling 519-749-8467. Michael’s service may be viewed via live stream at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at www.henrywalser.com/live-streaming
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Operation Smile Canada would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).
Visit www.henrywalser.com for Michael’s memorial.
Wednesday June 9th 2021
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Michael Andreas Burger Wednesday June 9th 2021..
Décès pour la Ville:Kitchener, Province: Ontario