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 Helen Geneva <I>Sizemore</I> Burton

Helen Geneva Sizemore Burton

Death 21 Jun 2008 (aged 82)
Burial Sykesville, Carroll County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 27762935 · View Source
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Helen G. Burton, 82, of Westminster died Saturday morning, June 21, 2008, at Dove House in Westminster.

Born May 2, 1926, in Pierpoint, W.Va., she was the wife of Melvin L. Burton, her husband of 54 years, who died in May 2006.

She had lived in Mayben, W.Va., then moved to Baltimore in 1948, where she earned her beautician's license and was a professional hairdresser until retiring at 77.

In the 1970s she had been a den mother for the local Cub Scouts in Sudbrook Park, where she was also active in community service. She had also lived in Westminster with her husband.

Surviving are sisters Maxine Canada and Eileen Tedder; daughter and son-in-law Yvonne and Sterling McNeill; sons and daughters-in-law Herbert and Carma Burton and Jack and Tracy Burton; grandchildren Todd, Shannon and Joe McNeill, Mike and Megan Charrette and Jack, Daniel and Holly Burton; and great-grandchildren Dominick, Tyler, Brielle and Miguel.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster, with the Rev. Jack Burton officiating. Interment will be in Lakeview Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 1393 Progress Way, Suite 908, Eldersburg, MD 21784; or to Dove House and Carroll Hospice, 292 Stoner Ave., Westminster, MD 21157. (Carroll Co Times - 6/22/2008)

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  • Created by: Bruce Speck
  • Added: 23 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27762935
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Geneva Sizemore Burton (2 May 1926–21 Jun 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27762935, citing Lake View Memorial Park, Sykesville, Carroll County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Bruce Speck (contributor 46873080) .