ENOSBURG FALLS – Claire M. Burns, age 56, passed away unexpectedly Sunday April 23, 2006 at her home.
She was born September 10, 1949 in Newport the daughter of the late Laurent & Evelyn (Sheltra) Poutre.
She was a resident of Enosburg most of her life and was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. She was a homecare provider for several families in the area for many years. She enjoyed the time she spent with her family but most of all loved to be with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughter, Katherine Burns and Mark St. Marie; her grandchildren, Hannah, Melanie & Justine St. Marie all of Sheldon; her brother, Raymond Poutre and his wife Terri of Falls Church, VA; her sister, Louise Chauvin and her husband Jim of Morrisville; several nieces, nephews and in-laws. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband David Burns on March 3, 1995.
Funeral services will be held Thursday morning April 27, 2006 at 11:00 AM at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Enosburg Falls. Interment will follow in St. John the Baptist Cemetery
A time of visitation will be held Thursday morning from 9:45 to 10:45 at the Spears Funeral Home, 96 Dickinson Ave., Enosburg Falls.
For those who wish, contributions in her memory may be made to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, P.O. Box 563, Enosburg Falls, VT 05450
Condolences may be sent to the family on-line through www.spearsfuneralhome.com