David W. Buragas
David W. Buragas, 68, of Springfield died at 2:20 a.m. Friday, May 1, 2009, at his home.
He was born June 25, 1940, in Springfield, the son of Joseph and Josephine Aches Buragas. He married Gloria D. Waitkus on Jan. 16, 1960. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Mr. Buragas was a lifelong resident of Springfield. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 30 years of service and also worked for Weaver Manufacturing Co.
Surviving are his wife, Gloria D. Buragas of Springfield; three sons, Barry (wife, Patty) Buragas, Jim Buragas and Steve Buragas; a brother, Joe (wife, Jeanette) Buragas; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild, Ava Marie.
Special thanks to Pat Kmett for the wonderful care she gave to David.
Private services to be held.
Memorials may be made to Memorial Medical Center for Cancer research.