A memorial service for Eugene "Gene" Burrill will be held Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009 at 3:30 p.m. at the Medford Seventh Day Adventist Church,1900 Greenwood St.
Mr. Burrill died Dec. 11, 2008, in Medford. He was born Dec. 6, 1919 in Vancouver, Wash. On Dec. 16, 1939, he married Gladys Johnson.
He is survived by his wife, Gladys; a brother, Don; his children, Celeste, Mike, Sandra, Gina and Helen, 17 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Simeon and Lucille Burrill; brothers, Granville, Wayne, Glenn and Neil, a sister, Ruth; son, Kevin, and granddaughter, Tammy .
Highlights of his life were contained in an article in the Dec. 16 issue of the Upper Rogue Independent.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Medford Rotary for the Kevin Burrill Scholarship, 4240 Cherry Lane, Medford, OR 97504.