Maurice Edward Burghart
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Maurice Edward Burghart
  • August 9, 1939 - March 7, 2017
  • Boulder, Colorado

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Maurice "Moe" Edward Burghart of Boulder, age 77, passed away peacefully in the night Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at ManorCare Health Services.
Moe was born in Spearville, Kansas in 1939 to Edward and Irene Burghart. He grew up on a farm in Offerle, Kansas with siblings: Tony, Elmer, Bernie, Dennis, Vince, Kenny, Jeanette, Tim, Theresa, Vern and Alicia. He attended Windthorst High School and graduated in 1957. After high school he joined the Navy and served for two years. In November 1960 in Offerle, Kansas, Moe married Bernadette Ann Brake. Shortly after their marriage they moved to Denver, Colorado where they had two sons: Mitchell and Christopher. They moved to Boulder in 1976.
Moe enjoyed working with machinery and helping people. His career included working 30 years for NCR as a field service engineer. His interests were golf, woodworking, and gardening. He was also a Denver Broncos fan.
A memorial gathering will be held at Crist Mortuary, 3395 Penrose Pl., Boulder at 11:00 AM on March 18th. Share memories and condolences at cristmortuary.com.