James Williams Burleigh
1925 - 2024
James Williams Burleigh
Visitation Information
June 15, 2024
Visitation Time
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Visitation Location
Ferguson Tyne Valley Funeral Chapel
Service Information
Service Date
Monday June 17, 2024
Service Time
11:00 am
Service Location
Bideford-Conway United Church
Burial Information
Burial Date
June 17, 2024
Burial Location
Bideford United Church Cemetery
Requested Charity
Prince County Hospital Foundation or Shriners Hospital for Children
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The death occurred at Prince County Hospital, Summerside, on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 of James Williams Burleigh, Veteran of WW11, in his 99th year, beloved husband of the late Pauline (nee Jelley). James was born in Ellerslie on November 15, 1925, son of the late Lemuel and Pearl (Williams) Burleigh.

Cherished dad to Paul (Barbara), East Bideford; Ann Burleigh, Halifax, NS; Heather (Dave) Rideout, Vancouver, BC; Georgia (Dave) Ellis, Summerside and loving grampie to Andrew, Sarah, Erin, Rebecca, Spencer, Laura, Matthew, Colleen, Gregory, Heather and to six great grandchildren. Uncle to several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, wife Pauline (Sept 6, 2019), sisters Georgia (Art) Weymouth and Vivian (Jerry) Sheen, sister in law Olive (William) Parker, brother in law Charles (Jo) Bryant ,niece Gerri-Lynn Sheen and nephew Donald Sheen.

Resting at Ferguson Tyne Valley Funeral Chapel with visiting hours on Saturday, June 15, 2-4pm. Funeral on Monday, June 17 at the Bideford-Conway United Church at 11am. Interment to follow in the Church Cemetery.

Brothern of Alexander Lodge #5, Port Hill will hold a masonic service on Saturday at 4pm.
Comrades from Ellerslie Royal Canadian Legion will hold a service of remembrance at the funeral home on Saturday at 4:30.

Family flowers only, in memory of James memorials can be sent to:

Prince County Hospital Foundation

PO Box 3000, 65 Roy Boates Avenue
Summerside, PE, C1N 2A9
[email protected]


Shriners Hospital for Children @ shrinerschildrens.org

James Williams Burleigh