Mr. Burton Joseph Quimby

  • Born: December 19, 1931
  • Died: July 19, 2018
  • Location: Meredith, New Hampshire

Doherty Barile Family Funeral Home

11 Linden Street
Reading, MA 01867

Tel. 781.944.1589

Tribute & Message From The Family

Burton Joseph Quimby, formerly of Reading, passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at age 86. Beloved husband of the late Catherine A. (Buckley) Quimby. Loving father of Burton Joseph Quimby Jr.and his wife Lorraine, Edward Quimby and his late wife Teresita, Kathleen Tompkins and her husband Jeffrey, and Joanne Quimby and her partner Emily Bowman. Cherished grandfather of Kegan and Alden Quimby, Greg Gilmore, Catherine Quimby, and Meredith, J.T. and the late Neal Tompkins. Loving brother of Melvin Quimby, the late Shirley Beattie, and the late Rose Marie LaRocque. Devoted son of the late Burr and Rose Quimby.

Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with Burton's family in the Doherty-Barile Funeral Home, 11 Linden St READING, on Wednesday evening, July 25th from 4-6pm. Parking attendants are available.

A Funeral Mass Celebrating Burton's Eternal Life will be celebrated at St. Agnes Church, 187 Woburn St., Reading, on Thursday, July 26th, 2018 at 11:00am.

Interment will be in Forest Glen Cemetery, Reading.

Please consider making donations in Burton's memory to Central NH VNA & Hospice

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Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry to hear about your dad. He will be with your mom once again which We hope will bring you all some peace.

Love The Seavey and Fenton families

Posted by Stacy Seavey - Tewksbury, MA   July 27, 2018

I'm so sorry to hear of Burton's passing. I have fond memories of times at the Lake with the Quimby family.

Posted by Donna Porter - Colleyville, TX - Family Friend   July 26, 2018

To the family of Burton Quimby, so sorry for your loss. May God's promise found in John 6:40, of the hope to see our loved ones again, comfort your heart and give you peace, strength, and hope in the days ahead.

Posted by LF    July 23, 2018


We are so sorry for your loss.

Posted by Andrew and Robin Daniels - Norwell, MA   July 23, 2018