January 24, 1982 – February 15, 2014
Obituaries » MICHAEL J. BURNHAM
BURNHAM, MICHAEL JARED, 32, of Somerville, Mass., formerly of Hardwick, died February 15. He was born Jan. 24, 1982, in Morrisville, the son of Cynthia A. (Michaud) and Kendall R. Burnham. He graduated in 2000 from Hazen Union School in Hardwick, where he was a Boys State delegate and a Vermont Scholar. He graduated from the University of Vermont in 2004 with a degree in psychology. He worked as account representative, marketing coordinator, senior operations coordinator and project manager in the greater Boston area, including for The Guild Associates Inc., Elaine Construction and Rent-a-Crate. He enjoyed music, rugby, travel and all Boston sports teams, especially the Red Sox. Survivors include his father, of Asheboro, N.C.; his mother and his grandmother, of Hardwick; a brother, Joshua Burnham, of Greensboro, N.C.; his stepmother, Janet S. Burnham; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Calling hours will be from 6 to 9pm Friday, March 7, at the Northern Vermont Funeral Home, 60 Elm St. in Hardwick. A celebration of his life will be held at 2pm Saturday, March 8, at United Church, Main Street in Hardwick.