Elizabeth June (Chilson) Burt

WESTFIELD- Elizabeth June (Chilson) Burt, 89, (1931 – 2020) passed away on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, at Westfield Gardens in Westfield, MA.

Elizabeth was born on June 1, 1931, in Stafford Springs, CT to Richard Chillson and Brenda (Bishop) Chillson.

Elizabeth and her husband owned and operated Community Bowling Lanes in Westfield, MA for 16 years. Elizabeth enjoyed playing bingo in her spare time. She was an avid animal lover and enjoyed volunteering alongside her son at Westfield Homeless Cat Project.

Elizabeth is predeceased by her parents Richard and Brenda Chillson, her husband Clarence Burt, and her brother Richard Chillson.

Survivors include her son Paul Burt of Westfield, MA , her brother Robert Chillson and his wife Patricia, her sister-in-law Ilene Chillson, along with other family members and friends.

In lieu of flowers please consider a memorial donation to Westfield Homeless Cat Project, 1124 East Mountain Rd, Westfield, MA 01085.

A private burial service will be held at Pine Hill Cemetery in Westfield, MA where Elizabeth will be laid to rest alongside her husband.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Avalon Funeral & Cremation Services, 691 College Hwy, Southwick, MA 01077

To express condolences to the family please visit Elizabeth’s memorial page at

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