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Carrie K. Kanouse Burns-Marcussen
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1908
Death: Jun. 16, 2000
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA

Spouse 1 Glen Marcussen b 1904
Spouse 2 Leon R Burns 1902 - 1980 Ionia MI

Ionia Sentinel Standard, 20 Jun 2000

Mrs. Carrie K. Burns, 92, of Ionia, passed away on Friday, June 16, 2000, at Spectrum Health East Campus, Grand rapids.

She was born on March 12, 1908, in Ionia and spent her entire life in Ionia, graduating from Ionia High School in 1926. She was the daughter of Burton and Julia Kanouse.

The former Carrie Kanouse married Leon Burns in Greenville and he preceded her in death in 1980. She had been employed at Michigan Reformatory in Ionia for 20 years as an accounting clerk before her retirement. She was an avid outdoors persona and liked to fish and hunt and spend free time reading.

Surviving is one daughter, Sally (Thomas) Edlin of Grand Rapids, and one son, Jerry (Wanda) Marcussen of Ionia; five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers, Clyde and William Kanouse.

Funeral services for Mrs. Carrie K. Burns were held at 1 p.m. on Monday, June 19, 2000, at Cook Funeral Home, Ionia with the Rev. Kenneth Harger of Shiloh Community Church officiating and interment will be in Balcom Cemetery.

Visitation was on Sunday from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at the Rich St. Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, envelopes available at the Cook Funeral Home.
Family links: 
  Burten "Bert" Henry Kanouse (1874 - 1941)
  Julia Bertha Dreger Kanouse (1884 - 1960)
  Leon R. Burns (1902 - 1980)*
  Jerry Marcussen (1937 - 2004)*
  Clyde Mose Kanouse (1904 - 1992)*
  William Frances Kanouse (1906 - 1988)*
  Carrie K. Kanouse Burns-Marcussen (1908 - 2000)
*Calculated relationship
Balcom Cemetery
Berlin Center
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Bonnie Hoy
Record added: Dec 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102332861
Carrie K. <i>Kanouse</i> Burns-Marcussen
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