Washington and recent Alaska resident Marian Maxine Burger died Tuesday, February 15, 2011 due to natural causes at her son's home in Kasilof. She was 91.
Family services will be held in the summer at her grandson's home. Her ashes will be scattered in the Caribou Hills at a later date.
Mrs. Burger was born June 3, 1919 to Elsie and Mabel (Black) Young in Leavenworth, Wash. Marian loved to read. She retired from teaching fourth-graders in Monroe, Wash.
Her family wrote "Mom was a loving, proud, independent woman; we will miss her greatly".
Mrs. Burger is survived by her sons Edward and wife Sandra, Ron and wife Sandi and Dennis; grandchildren Rhys and wife Karen, Bryce and wife Cris, and, Doc and wife Johanna, Ronna and husband Tyler. Great grandchildren, Kaylee and her husband Matt, Ashlynn, Brandon, Caleb, Sierra, Wyatt, Abby, Maxwell, Mecaela, Adam, Sean, Matanya, Bryan and Seth. Great-great-grandchildren Oliver, Zoey and Serenity; daughter-in-law Hanna; nephews, Rolly, David, Steve; and niece, Shelly.
Arrangements were by Peninsula Memorial Chapel.
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