Margaret A. Burdge
AGE: 89 • Lakewood
Margaret A. Burdge, 89, passed away December 23, 2013 at her home in Lakewood. Mrs. Burdge was born in Point Pleasant and lived most of her life in Lakewood with her husband Anthony. Margaret worked for the Fort Monmouth Military Base during World War II
and spent the rest of her life as a homemaker, raising and caring for her beloved family. She was a member of the Lakewood Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary for Company 2. She was a member of the Ladies Circle of the First Baptist Church of Lakewood. Margaret also served as the Brownie leader for many years. She was an avid knitter and loved making things for her family. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and "neighborhood Mom-Mom" and will be greatly missed by all. Mrs. Burdge is predeceased by her husband of 65 years, Anthony, and son Gene Burdge. Margaret is survived by her daughters Diana Weber and her husband Edward and Kathy Gillhaus and her husband Phil, grandchildren, Michael, Donna, Shane, Becky, Megan, Lauren, and Philip and great grandchildren, James, Shannon, Sarah, Erin, Patrick, and Cole. Friends may call Thursday, December 26, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the D'Elia Funeral Home Rt. 70 & Vermont Ave. Lakewood, NJ 08701. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 27, 2013 at 11AM at the funeral home. Interment will take place at Ocean County Memorial Park, in Toms River. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Margaret's memory to the Deborah Hospital Foundation, PO Box 820, Browns Mills, NJ 08015 or by visiting www.deborahfoundation.org.
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