Janice Burdick


Janice Burdick, 78, of Bloomville passed away Saturday, Jan. 20, 2024 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Born on Sept. 5, 1945 in Oneonta, Janice is the daughter of Harlon Briscoe and Beulah Francisco.

She was a 1963 graduate of Delaware Academy and went on to graduate from SUNY Delhi.

Mrs. Burdick was married to Alden Burdick on Dec. 17, 1966 at the Bloomville United Methodist Church. 

Janice retired as Election Commissioner from Delaware County Board of Elections.

She enjoyed gardening, being out in the sunshine and playing golf with Alden, and she also loved to watch Tiger Woods. Janice loved to dance, listen to Elvis Presley and enjoyed watching Dancing with the Stars.

Besides her parents, Janice was predeceased by her siblings Shirley Slicer and Richard Briscoe.

She is survived by her husband Alden Burdick; her daughter Paula (Tim) Schermerhorn; grandchildren Matt (Sydney), Chelsea and Ben Casey; sisters Phyllis (Wally) Heannings, Barbara (Glen) Miller and Laura (Frank) Aji; along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 12 p.m. Friday, Jan. 26, at the Bloomville United Methodist Church, followed by a celebration of life from 1-4 p.m. at the Bloomville Fire Hall. 

Contributions in memory of Janice can be made to Bloomville Fire Department.

Visit www.macarthrufh.com to share a condolence with the Burdick Family.