Herbert M. Burge

April 20, 1926 - January 11, 2008

04/20/1926 - 01/11/2008

Past Services

Wednesday January 16, 2008
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-695-0475 | Directions
Wednesday January 16, 2008
7:00 pm
Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home
204 W. Main St.
St.Clairsville, OH 43950
740 695-0475 | Directions

BURGE, Herbert M. “Herb”, 81 of St. Clairsville OH, died Friday, January 11, 2008 at Trinity East Medical Center, Steubenville OH.
Born in Wheeling WV on April 20, 1926, Herb was the son of the late Wilbur and Velma Burge. He was a retired employee of Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel – Yorkville Plant and was a avid fan of the Wheeling Nailers. He was a veteran of the US Army.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Rosemary Ritchie Burge; one daughter, Linda Burge of St. Clairsville; one son, Mark D. Burge of Lake Stevens Wash.; two sisters, Leola Franken and Iola McGraw both of Columbus OH.
Friends are invited to a Memorial Gathering at the Beck Altmeyer Funeral Home, 204 W. Main St. St Clairsville OH on Wednesday, January 16, 2008 from 6 pm until the time of the Memorial Service at 7 pm. The family asks that memorial contributions be made to Valley Hospice or the local animal shelter of your choice. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com.

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Adrian Cox
8 years ago

Herb was one very special guy and it is with sadness that I hear the sad news that he has passed. Herb was a kind, considerate and warm person who I hold some very special memories and consider him as more than just a friend. His memory will stay with me forever. I wish to pass on my condolances to the entire Burge family.

Jennifer Meeker
8 years ago

I’m soo sorry for you loss…Herb was a great guy and will be sadly missed and at the hockey games

Judy Winesburg
8 years ago

Mrs Burge, Linda & family-I am so sorry for your loss. Mr. Burge will be sadly missed. Judy Winesburg

Mike Shorty Hornyak
8 years ago

My sympathy goes out to you Rose. Herb was a great friend for many years of racing in the 1980âÄôs and 1990âÄôs. He will be missed but I will never forget the great times and the laughs we shared.

Joe and Mary Kovalcik
8 years ago

Our condolances from your friends from the Nailer Booster Club.

Joe and Mary Kovalcik

Nancy Broadwater
8 years ago

Please accept my deepest heartfelt condolences. Herb was a great friend, loyal and true. I am proud to have known him.

Michelle Lukacsko Chini
8 years ago

Rose, Linda and Family:

We are so sorry to hear of Herb’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you! He will be missed, but he’ll always be around in our memories. Our deepest sympathy.

Michelle, Mark, Carli, Brenden & Lucas Chini

Carol Butler
8 years ago

So sorry for your loss, he will be missed by many especially at the hockey games! I have to work a double tomorrow, so I won’t be able to come over, but know you are all in my thoughts and prayers.

8 years ago


Kacy & Becky Campbell
8 years ago

You are all in our thoughts… Herb will be greatly missed by all… If you need anything, please give us a call. We’re just down the road!!!