Burl E. Dodson entered into rest on his 63rd birthday, September 28, 2019 at the Medina Memorial Hospital.
Burl was born September 28, 1956 in Paris, TX to Samuel E. Dodson and Janet (Woodworth) Doty. Burl attended high school in Valentine, NE and worked throughout his life as a stone mason and cook. Burl married Sandy Gentry on April 1, 1975. Of this union, one child was born, Patricia Hope Dodson. Burl married Pam Dodson on July 12, 1986. Of this union, two children were born, Daniel Dodson and Amber Dodson. He ran BMW Masonry out of his home in Albion, NY. He was also very active in Albion school functions and was a member of the PTA.
Burl is survived by three children, Patti (Jeremy) Lee-Smith of David City, NE; Daniel (Jacquelynn) Dodson of North Java, NY and Amber Dodson of Rochester, NY; grandchildren, Gentrie Dodson, Madison Lee, Angel Dodson, Gage Swan, Mykal Thousand, Finn Dodson and Willa Dodson; sister, Sondra (Dan) Adams of Wheatland, IA; brother, Wallace Dodson of Nebraska; nieces, Linda (James) Jones, Andrea (Jerry) Bopp, Amanda (Dwight) Wiese and Kaylee Hollandsworth; and nephews, Eric (Jenny) Colburn and Ty Hollandsworth. Predeceased by his parents and sister, Joanna Kate Hollandsworth.
Services will be privately held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are in the care of Cooper Funeral Home, 215 W. Center St., Medina, NY 14103. Share condolences at www.cooperfuneralhome.com