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Peter M. Burton Dies at 75

Peter M. Burton, formerly of Estate Prosperity, died on March 7 in Johns Creek, Georgia, at 75 years old.

Peter Burton was a long time resident of Fredicksted. He was the Commander of RCA Underwater Tracking Station and an honorable member of St. Croix Rotary.
Peter is survived by his wife of 46 years, Gloria Gomez Burton; daughter, Dorothy “Joanna” Burton; sons: Pedro “Ricky” Richardson, Mario Richardson and John Labeeb “John-John” Alexander Jr.; daughters-in-law: Yolanda Richardson and Tracy Alexander; cousin, Robert W. “Chip” Burton II; sisters-in-law: Aurea Gomez Stamatakis and Maria Gomez VanPutten; grandchildren: Justin Robinson, Yasitu Richardson, Savitri Nguyen, Shaenna Stephanides, Damari Johnson, Victoria Aldwinckle, Antares Richardson, Carlos Prunty, Orion Richardson, Amira Alexander, Peter Prunty and John Labeeb Alexander III; great grandchildren: Brenna Stephanides, Piper Robinson, Osayuki Richardson, Callie Robinson, Uyiosa Richardson, Enzo Nguyen, Massimo Nguyen, Kendall Robinson, Allora Stephanides, Alsosa Richardson, Barrett Johnson; as well as nieces and nephews too numerous to mention.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, March 16, at St. Bridgit Catholic Church in Johns Creek, Georgia.

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