Roy B. Burch • February 20, 2019
Roy B. Burch, age 88 of Pensacola passed away on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. A service celebrating his life will be 1PM Monday, February 25, 2019 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home with Pastor Ken Cook officiating. Interment will follow in Pensacola Memorial Gardens with military honors. Visitation will be 4PM-5:30PM on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at the funeral home.
Roy was survived by his son Ronald Burch and wife Shelly, daughter Shirley Burch Morrell; 3 grandchildren Rachael Burch, Rhianna Henderson and husband Philip and Shannon Burch. 3 great grandchildren also survive.
Roy moved to Pensacola in 1960 with his wife of 52 years Jean Burch. After retiring from the United States Navy, he continued his career at NAS Pensacola as a fireman. In his younger years, he loved playing softball where he was a pitcher and also enjoyed golf.