|Birth: ||Nov. 30, 1935|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2008|
HATTIE VIOLA BURNS, nee Seabrook, 72 - passed away on February 16, 2008 at home surrounded by her family. Hattie was born in Bridgeton November 30,1935 to the late Sidney and Lillian Seabrook.
Her sister Odessa Ritchie predeceases her. Hattie is survived by her loving and devoted husband William J. Burns of 51 years, Helen Stiedmen (Aunt), sister in-law Mary Jane Smuul, her three daughters Kathleen (Bill) Dolby, Cherilee (Les) Keeper, Sharon (Jay) Jaindl, 10 grand children Thomas Mangano Jr., Shannon Bell, Thomas Dawson Jr., David Mangano, Syndey Caudill, Jason and Jordan Jaindl, Tabatha Dolby, Lori Parker, Willdard Dolby Jr., seven great grand children, and several nieces and nephews.
Hattie worked at RJ Ritters, Wheatons, and Ocean Point Nursing Home. Hattie's number one focus was on her family, as she loved them so. She belonged to many organizations, The Salvation Army of Bridgeton and a service unit member of Somers Point. March Dimes, she coordinated the Mothers March in Somers Point for 10 years. She held office and was a member of the Somers Point PTA from the late 60's through the mid 80's. She was an honorary life member of the Somers Point Ladies Auxiliary Fire Company #1. Hattie was a member and officer of the Rescue Squad in the 70's. She also was a member of the American Legion's Ladies Auxiliary Post 352 of Somers Point for 18 years. She was a member and officer of the Ventnor City String Band and inducted into the Penn Jersey Mummers String Band Associations Hall of Fame in the Mummers Museum in Philadelphia. She was a life member and helped organize the Somers Point Ladies Auxiliary Fire Company # 2 and held the office of Secretary till present. Hattie was a very dedicated volunteer; she was creative, caring, artistic, and a warm-hearted person. All those whom she touched will sadly miss her.
Services will be held 10 a.m. Thursday at the Middleton-Stroble & Zale Funeral Home, 304 Shore Road, Somers Point. Burial Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery, Estell Manor. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing Wednesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and again Thursday morning 9-10 a.m. at the funeral home.
Published in The Press of Atlantic City on February 19, 2008
William James Burns (____ - 2010)
Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Created by: The Bull
Record added: Dec 20, 2011
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