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In Memory of

Clarence Arthur Burrows

February 6, 1945 - May 13, 2017

Obituary


Clarence A. Burrows passed peacefully at his home in Deerfield Beach, Florida on May 13, 2017. He was born in Sandys, Bermuda, on February 6, 1945. Clarence was a master wallpaper hanger and house painter, as well as an accomplished musician; he played bass guitar and stand-up double bass, both in Bermuda and New York City jazz venues. A fervent lover of jazz from an early age, one of his favorite pieces of music and an inspiration to him during the term of his illness is a song performed by jazz pianist Bill Evans and...

Clarence A. Burrows passed peacefully at his home in Deerfield Beach, Florida on May 13, 2017. He was born in Sandys, Bermuda, on February 6, 1945. Clarence was a master wallpaper hanger and house painter, as well as an accomplished musician; he played bass guitar and stand-up double bass, both in Bermuda and New York City jazz venues. A fervent lover of jazz from an early age, one of his favorite pieces of music and an inspiration to him during the term of his illness is a song performed by jazz pianist Bill Evans and sung by Tony Bennett. It is called You Must Believe in Spring. Clarence is survived by his wife, Michele; his son, Mark; his stepson; Thomas Foley; two sisters, Stefanie Darrell and Cora Charles, and many nieces and nephews, cousins, and friends. He was genuinely loved by all and will be missed by many. Arrangements under the direction of Kraeer-Becker Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Deerfield Beach, FL.