Published on July 25th, 2018 | by LedgerOnline0
Richard M. (“Dick”) Burston, 93, of Stamford, formerly of New York, died July 17. He was the husband of Pheobe Harvey Hopkins. Born in Brookline, Mass., he was the son of the late Anita and Mark Burston. He was a naval reserve officer serving in the South Pacific aboard the USS Alhena during World War II. He was also predeceased by his brother LeRoy Burston. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Abby, Seth, Joshua, Mark and Amanda, and their spouses; and 14 grandchildren.