Gerry Burkhardt

Obituary of Gerry Burkhardt

Gerry G. Burkhardt, 71, longtime resident of Cozy Lake, passed away on Tuesday October 3, 2017.


He was born in Houston, Texas to the late F.W. & Myrtis (Owen) Burkhardt.

As a young man he moved to New York to pursue his career as an actor & dancer. Gerry retired to Oak Ridge, NJ where he enjoyed friends and neighbors. He touched many lives and will be missed. Gerry is survived by an older brother Charles and younger siblings Dean and Cindy.


A celebration of his life will be held on Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 1 – 5 pm at the Activities Center, 1 Catholic Charities Way, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438.


In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Gerry's name to Saint Jude's Children's Hospital at or to the Cancer Research Institute NY, NY at