Jack W. Burd, age 48, of Franklin, TN – formerly of Hillsboro, ND – died on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at his home.
Jack was born on May 2, 1968 in Grand Forks, ND and graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1986.
Jack was fiercely loyal to his friends and family. He loved deeply and never lost his sense of wonder in this world. But behind this exterior was an emotional struggle that few could comprehend.
Jack is survived by his mother, Twila and step father, Peter Lovas of Hillsboro; his son, Derek Burd of Starbuck, MN; his brothers, Chad (Melissa) Burd of Coeur d’ Alene, ID; and Wade (Trish) Burd – nephew, Jake Burd, all of St. Petersburg, FL; and a special friend and someone who loved him very much, Ally Bracy of Franklin, TN. He was preceded in death by his father, Bruce Burd; his grandparents and uncles.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to be given in Jack’s memory in c/o Wildeman-Boulger Funeral Home – PO BOX 216 Hillsboro, ND 58045.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 PM Friday, October 14, 2016 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Hillsboro.