Michele Millard-Burgess, 43, passed away September 25th after a long battle with breast cancer
. Michele, known by those who loved her as Missy, was born in West Berlin, Germany and lived most of her childhood in Florida. She then went on to spend many years in England, where she met her husband Steve. They have a beautiful 10 year old daughter, Alice Joy. Michele worked at State Farm Insurance in West Palm Beach where she had many good friends. Missy is survived by her husband Steve, her daughter Alice, mother Joan Millard, Aunt Kathy Auerbach, sisters Amy Millard, Julie Eden and Lisa Gray and her brother Kevin Millard, her sisters-in-law Sheila and Marie, brother-in-law Doug, and step-sisters Louise and Marybel as well as six nieces and nephews and many cousins. Missy was pre-deceased by her beloved step-mother Nicole. Missy will be most remembered for her easy and ready laughter, her kindness to all, for being the center of her family, and her love of being a mother to her greatest joy, Alice. A service will be held at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church on Saturday, October 5th at 10:00 AM, 1701 E. Oakland Park Boulevard, Oakland Park, Florida 33334. In Lieu of flowers, the family requests donation to Alice Burgess Scholarship Fund. Make checks payable to Amy Millard, 417 Mississippi Street, San Francisco, CA 94107.