Funeral services for Linda “Lee” Burlingame, 48, of County Route 6, Hammond, will be held on Monday (October 8, 2012) at 11:00 a.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home, Ogdensburg, with Rev. Thomas Nichols officiating. Burial will follow the service at the Edwardsville Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Lee passed away Tuesday (October 2, 2012) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester following surgery complications.
Surviving is her husband, Brian; two sons, Lance Lewis and his companion Peggy Benson of Cincinnatus, and Nicholas Burlingame and his companion Ally Welch of Endicott; and brothers Steven Lewis of Pitcher, and Dale Lewis, Daniel Lewis, Carl Lewis and his companion Jennifer, and Roy Lewis all of Freetown. A brother, Wesley Lewis Jr., predeceased her.
Lee was born on February 11, 1964 in Cortland, a daughter of Wesley and Lilly Mae (Clark) Lewis.
She attended schools in Cortland and married Brian C. Burlingame on June 8, 1991 in Willet.
During her career she was employed as a licensed real estate agent in Cincinnatus until she and Brian relocated to the North Country and began the Lakeside Treasure & Marine, and the Lakeside Lodge where she made many friends.
She was a devoted wife and mother and enjoyed hunting, fishing and working in her shop.
Memorial contributions can be made to the SPCA.
Online condolences can be shared at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.