Burtt, James M.

July 17, 1940 - July 4, 2018

James M. Burtt Sr. (Max), 77, passed away July 4th 2018.  He died peacefully surrounded by his loving family.

Per his wishes, cremation rights were accorded.  He will be interned at the Dallas-Ft Worth National Cemetery at 11:30 am September 7th 2018.

Max was born July 17, 1940 in Burtts Corner, New Brunswick, Canada to Arthur and Aletha Burtt. Max grew up in South Portland, ME.  He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Clifton and brother-in-law Gus Amodeo.  He is survived by his son Jay (Tracy) Burtt of Gray, ME, and Celebration FL, and daughter Lynne (Lynn) Fassig of Garland, TX.  Four grandchildren Jeremy (Makayla) Burtt and DeLaney Burtt of Celebration, FL and Jason Fassig and Justin Fassig of Garland TX.  One great grandchild, Evelyn  Burtt of Celebration FL and a sister, Kay Amodeo of Mississauga, Ontario,  Canada and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial contributions may be made to the following charity:  opens in a new windowWolfwood Refuge  or to the donor’s choice.  Wolves were Max’s favorite animal. Max was an avid outdoors-man who loved camping, hiking, photography and auto racing.”


A Signature Service under the direction of:
Aria Cremation Service & Funeral Home
10116 E. Northwest Highway
Dallas, Texas 75238

2 replies on “Burtt, James M.”

Janet E. Skinner says:

Max was like a brother to me. He will remain in my heart. Love sent to his family, with special thanks to his caregiver daughter Lynne.

C. Belvey says:

My condolences to the family of Mr. Burtt. May the peace of God be with you at this difficult time. ( Isaiah 25:8) Gives us a promise from God, that He ( God) will swallow up death forever.

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