Burton D. Ayers

Burton D. Ayers, 91, of Williamsport, died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at his home.

He was born Dec. 23, 1921, in Newton, Pa.

Burton was a U.S. Army veteran. He worked 34 years as an inspector at AVCO, from which he retired. Burton loved hunting and fishing.

Surviving are his wife of 70 years, Beatrice (Webber) Ayers; a daughter, Bonnie R. Bailey; two sons, Kevin and Burton Jr. Ayers; six grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Wildwood Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport.