In memory of
THOMAS F. BURGER
BURGER THOMAS F. Thomas F. Burger, age 71, of Level Green, died unexpectedly on April 12, 2017. He was born on August 13, 1945, in Pittsburgh, PA, to Harold and Gertrude (McCann) Burger. He was a man of deep faith, a wonderful husband, beloved father and dedicated grandfather. He attended school at St. Anselm in Swissvale, PA and Duquesne University, where he played baseball and graduated with a degree in Accounting. Tom retired from the Union Railroad/Transtar Corporation after 34 years of exemplary service. He was an active member of St. Regis Parish and dedicated to his community through work with the Trafford Food Bank, Meals on Wheels and the Level Green Athletic Association. He was an avid skier, fitness enthusiast and Pittsburgh Pirates, Steelers and Penn State sports fan. Tom is survived by his beloved wife, Susan (Schwarzbach); three daughters, Kimberly (Christopher M.) Capozzi, Tracey (Patrick) Wright, Erin F. (Gabriel) Schneider; five grandchildren, Ben and Matthew T. Capozzi, Fiona and Juliet Wright, and Grace Schneider. Also survived by his brother, John "Jack" (Judy) Burger; brother-in-law, Dick Martin; sister-in-law, Patricia (Robert) Majcher; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Mary Beth Martin. Friends will be received Monday, April 17, 2017, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at LINDSAY - JOBE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 3343 Route 130, Harrison City. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 9:30 a.m. at St. Regis Parish, 517 Homewood Ave., Trafford, PA. Interment to follow in All Saints Braddock Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made, if desired, to the St. Regis Parish. www.Lindsay-JobeFuneral Home.com .
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