Edward F. Adzima Funeral Home

Obituary for Stanley Burden

A photograph of Stanley Burden

Born: Brooklyn, NY
Lived: Ansonia

Stanley Alexander Burden, age 88, of Ansonia peacefully entered into rest surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday May 19, 2020. He was the beloved husband of 64 years to Josephine (Tavolacci) Burden. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on November 16, 1931 the son of the late Edward and Clara (Liska) Burden. Stan proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He worked as a custodian in the education system for many years before his retirement. Besides his wife, he is survived by his children Joseph Burden, Steven Burden, and Laurie Selters and her spouse Kerry Selters, and his grandson Joseph Burden, Jr. He was predeceased by his siblings Edward, Robert, Shirley and Kay. Due to the coronavirus pandemic a private funeral services will be held with military honors at the State Veteran Cemetery. The arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Edward F. Adzima Funeral Home, 253 Elizabeth St. Derby. Condolences can be left for his family at www.adzimafh.com.