BURLEY, Robert Bruce "Bud," 91, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, died Thursday, May 2, 2013 at Trinity West Medical Center, in Steubenville, Ohio.
He was born on October 18, 1921 in Benwood, WV to the late Albert and Grace (Baltz) Burley.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Stella (Koblensky) Burley; a son, Robert Bruce "Ruby" Burley, Jr. and a sister, Betty Keys Fox.
He served in the United States Navy and was retired from Navistar Stamping Plant in Shadyside, Ohio.
Robert is survived by three sons, Les (Evelyn) of Rayland, Ohio, Tom and Gary Burley, both of Tiltonsville, Ohio; 11 grandchildren; 13 great- grandchildren; a niece and two nephews.
Friends will be received to pay tribute to Robert and celebrate his life on Sunday, May 5th, from 2-9 p.m. at the Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, Ohio.
Following full Military Services on Monday at the funeral home at 10 a.m., funeral services will be conducted with Pastor John Ater officiating.
Burial will follow at Limestone cemetery, in Limestone WV.