Margaret MRS
Margaret MRS

Obituary of Margaret Burns MRS

Margaret Ruth Burns, 86, of Pittsville, died Sunday, March 13, 2011 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury. Born May 29, 1924 in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late James Kersey and Evelyn McCollough Kersey. She was retired from C & P Telephone Company after 29 years. She was an avid artist and a wonderful seamstress and cook. She was a very devoted and loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by a daughter, Susan C. Butler & her husband, Michael of Pittsville, 2 sons, Michael E. Burns & his wife, Susan of Ocean City and Robert T. Burns & his wife, Patricia of Frankford, DE; a granddaughter, Stacie Burns; a great grandson, Austin Burns and a step grandson, Raymond Bacon. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Joseph Burns and a brother, Robert McCollough. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 11:00 am at the St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Salisbury. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, Maryland 21804. To send condolences to the family, please visit

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When Saturday, March 19th, 2011 11:00am Location St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church Address 535 Riverside Drive Salisbury, MD 21801
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