He was born on November 2, 1918 the son of Tom and Mary Kupiec Burza. He graduated from Amsterdam High School in 1936. During World War II he served in the US Navy and took part in the liberation of the Philippine Islands.
We all know Stan Burza opened a very successful tavern at the very top of Locust Avenue in Amsterdam, NY, but do you know where he worked before he opened Burza’s Highland House?
I tell you in the new 2nd Edition of my book “A Year’s Worth of Amsterdam NY Birthdays” which will be available for sale on Saturday, December 10, 2016. If you’d like to receive a copy from the first printing, fill out this reservation form and someone will contact you. The book will also be on sale at Liberty Fresh Market (4867 NY Route 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010) beginning that same day!