BURGLER - Roger L. Age 91 of the City of Tonawanda, May 23, 2021 at his residence. Husband of 64 years to June (nee Illy) Burgler, father of Roger J. Burgler and grandfather of Justin J. Burgler, son of the late Wilfred and Helen (nee Saurburn) Burgler and brother of the late Virgil (late Helen) Burgler, Joan (late Walter) Krause and Richard (late Elaine) Burgler. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Roger was a 1947 graduate of Tonawanda High School and was a US Navy Veteran serving on the USS Mindora during the Korean War. Roger had been employed for 37 years as a Professional Firefighter for the City of Tonawanda Fire Department, retiring as Captain in 1990. He was also a Life Member of the Delaware Volunteer Hose Co. in Tonawanda. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday (May 26) from 2-4 PM at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan and Broad Sts.), Tonawanda, where a Funeral Service will be conducted at 4 PM on Wednesday following the visitation. Everyone welcome. Please be mindful that face coverings and social distancing will be required. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mended Hearts, Rochester, NY. Condolences may be shared at www.ROTHFUNERAL.com
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