Gray- Edward Gary Burlock 53, died on February 24, after a brief illness. Born on December 13, 1961, the son of the late Loretta Curit and Gary Burlock. He attended Portland High School and had a passion for working on boat canvas.
Eddie was the owner and operator of Sea Shore Canvas for the past several years. He had a love for the Oxford Casino, where he was lucky on many occasions. Eddie was also was an avid dart player, where he made many memories with his closest childhood friends. His favorite time of year was hanging his Christmas lights and the Trans Siberian Orchestra and providing a Christmas that his kids and grandkids would never forget. His favorite part of life was with his family. Although he was a very stubborn man, he was a very romantic husband, and a great father and Papa.
Eddie is survived by his wife Dina of 23 years, three daughters, Maria, Amanda and Ashley and son Joshua, grandchildren Haley, Madison, Tessah, Jermare, Justice, Lila and Lily. He is also survived by his brother Scot Curit and wife Patricia of South Portland, Wayne Burlock of Portland, sister Julie Grover of Portland, Wendy and Todd Dubuc of South Portland, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Dina would like to extend a huge “Thank You” to the CICU unit at MMC for their huge efforts, as well as her friends, family and coworkers for their loving support.
The family will have a Celebration of life this Sunday March 1, 2015 from 12-4 pm at the Westbrook Eagles on Saco Street in Westbrook and would like to extend this invitation to all of Eddies family and friends.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Eddie’s great niece who has cerebral palsy, “The Shayla Fund”, c/o Toni Terrano 1251 Pequawket Trail, Steep Falls Maine 04085.