We were saddened to learn of the sudden death of Christine A. Burman, the wife of Allan V. Burman, the president of Jefferson Solutions and the former administrator of the Office of Management and Budget’s Office of Federal Procurement Policy. Christine Burman passed away last Thursday and I just found out about it this morning.
CHRISTINE A. BURMAN (Age 65) Wife of Allan V. Burman, died Thursday, June 11, 2009 at Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, VA. Chris was born June 10, 1944 in Bristol, CT and was a daughter of Hedwig (Klimovitch) Anderson of Westport, CT and the late Arnold Anderson. A graduate of the University of Hartford, she was employed as an elementary school educator involved with community outreach with non-native English speakers. She was also an award winning photographer. In addition to her husband and mother, Chris is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Zoe (Burman) and Jeremy Sherlick of Westport, CT; a brother: Arnold “Andy” Anderson of Grantham, NH; a sister and brother-in-law, Elaine and William Greene of Westport, CT; and two grandchildren, Maya Luna Sherlick and Finn Sherlick. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 17, 2009, 9 a.m. from Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, CT to St. Stanislaus Church, 510 West Street, Bristol, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Peacedale Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. A memorial celebration of Chris’’s life will be held at a future date in Arlington, VA. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’’s choice. On line guestbook available at: www.FunkFuneralHome.com