Bertie Barrington Burley, Youngstown, Ohio Obituary


by: MyValleyTributes staff

Posted: 07/01/2021 / 7:27 PM EDT
Updated: 07/01/2021 / 7:27 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Mr. Bertie Barrington Burley, 59, of Youngstown, left this life at his residence on Thursday June 24, 2021.

Bertie was born on June 24, 1962 in Youngstown to Willie and Ola Spann Burley.

Bertie attended East High School and completed a certification in medical billing and coding.

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He worked in various construction trades.

He played youth football for the Southside Warriors and was a youth boxer for the Buckey Elks at 115 pounds and light weight. He was an avid Minnesota Vikings fan. He enjoyed exercising and listening to music.

He recently attended Jehovah’s house of prayer, COGIC Church, and enjoyed attending services.

Bertie especially loved spending time with his children, grandchildren, and family.

As a reminder, he leaves behind four loving sons, Bertie Delvon McQueen from Greensboro, North Carolina, Quentin Darrell Burley from Youngstown, Ohio, Jujuan Q. Burley and Dwaylian Marquis Gray-Burley from Fort Wayne Indiana, and three grandchildren; four sisters, Gloria (Lester Wiley) Spann-Burley of Columbiana, Carol Turner-Burley, Rose, and Deania Burley; four brothers Willie (Beverly A. Butler) Burley, Dwight (Juanita) Burley, Curtis, and Jerald Burley, all from Youngstown; a lot of nieces; Nephews; Family and friends.

His parents preceded him in death; Grandparents, Laddie and Elizabeth Spann, Erusher and Gussie Burley.

The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, July 6th, 2021, in FD Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., at 11:00 a.m. Friends can call the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 6th.

Please wear your face masks when entering the funeral home and please do not linger so that the family can start the funeral service punctually at 11:00 a.m. Thanks in advance.

A TV Tribute will air Friday, July 2, at the following approximate times: 6:43 am on WYTV, 9:32 am on WKBN, 10:58 am on FOX, and 8:12 pm on MyYTV.