Tonawanda News


December 5, 2012

Tracy D. Burtch

ALDEN — Tracy D. Burtch, age 57, of Alden, NY and formerly of the City of Tonawanda, Saturday,      December 1, 2012, at her Erie County Home Residence, after a long battle with Multiple         Sclerosis. A 1973 graduate of Tonawanda High School, she had been employed as a Toll Booth Collector for the Grand Island Bridges. Tracy was the daughter of the late Charles and Betty Jane (nee Mislin) Burtch; sister of the late Robert Burtch and great-aunt of the late Jesse Sidote.

She is survived by two sisters and a brother, Nancy Ross of North Tonawanda; Ralph (Lisa) Burtch and Deborah J. Burtch, both of Tonawanda; loving aunt of Tina Hankinson, Laura (Joseph) Sidote, Kenneth (Deborah) Hankinson, Victoria Burtch, Charles Burtch and Colton Boettcher and great-aunt of Anthony Sidote and Leah Mae Sidote; and her very dear friend, Jerald Janan.

There will be no prior visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service Saturday, Dec. 8th, at 11 AM in Salem United Church of Christ, 114 Morgan St., in Tonawanda. The Rev. Jeremy Lopez will officiate. A private entombment will be in Elmlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Tracy may be made to her sister, Deborah Burtch. Arrangements by John O. Roth Funeral Home, Inc., Tonawanda, NY.

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