TOPPING—Let all that you do be done in love. 1 Corinthians 16:14.
On the morning of November 7, Dennis Burchill passed away surrounded by loved ones. Dennis was the youngest of six children, born to the late Maurice and Mabel Burchill on March 12, 1957, in Baltimore, Md.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Ray Burchill and Gary Burchill.
He is survived by his wife, Patty; two children and their spouses, Justin and Sam Burchill and Matt and Krista Gwilliam; three grandsons, Ben, Jack and expected Baby Burchill; his sister, Maureen Forestell (Bill); his brother, Dan Burchill (Tina); sister-in-law, Nancy Burchill; and brother, David Burchill, along with several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Dennis was a 1978 graduate of the Broadcasting Institute of Maryland. As vice president, general manager of Two Rivers Communication, Dennis had an incredibly impactful and award-winning career in radio broadcasting. His dedication to the community included involvement with Kilmarnock Rotary Club, Lancaster by the Bay Chamber of Commerce, The Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Neck and Camp Kekoka.
As well as having a huge impact on his community, Dennis was the ultimate family man. He enjoyed cheering on the Hokies, picking crabs, taking boat rides with his wife and dogs and watching his grandsons grow up.
Join us for a celebration of his life at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 11, at Currie Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to The Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Neck at P.O. Box 564, Kilmarnock, VA 22482.