Marilyn "Bonnie" BURKE

BURKE, Marilyn "Bonnie" - Passed away peacefully at home on Friday, February 8, 2013, surrounded by family, in her 62nd year and after a very courageous battle with cancer. Loving wife of Bob for 44 years; cherished mother of Marnie Putnam (Donald), Michelle, Sandra, and Matthew (Amanda Smith). Dear sister of Gary Gatson (Barb), Gail Williams (Fred), Lynne Anderson (David); sister-in-law of Bill (Karen). Devoted Nana to Emily, Cassidy, Victoria, Kyle, Maddie, Jacob, Joshua and Samantha. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Respecting Bonnie's final wishes, a cremation has already taken place. A celebration of life will take place at the Northridge Golf Course, 320 Balmoral Drive, Brantford, ON N3R-7S2 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 16, 2013. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Stedman Community Hospice would be greatly appreciated 519-751-7096 ext 2500 or sjlc/donation.asp

Published in the Toronto Star on Feb. 12, 2013