Peacefully passed on January 4th, 2019 in the arms of her Lord and Saviour at the age of 57 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia. Beloved wife of Kim Burns of 38 years. Loving mother of Kelly (Jeremy) Coppard, Brian Burns and Jody Burns (Chad Frayne). Proud grandma of Taya and Rylan and Aden. Survived by her mother Mary Geerts and her siblings John (Kathy) Geerts, Anita (John) Berkelmans, Jane (Richard) Boersma, Patsy (Tony) Vandenbogaard, and Connie Geerts (Jon Bjornson). Predeceased by her father Gerard Geerts, her father-in-law Edward Burns, mother-in-law Dorothy Burns, and her brother-in-law Mike Thuss. Mary will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 6th, 2018 from 2:00p.m. to 5:00p.m. at DENNING’S OF WATFORD. A funeral service will be held on Monday, at the funeral home at 11:00a.m. Interment to follow at Watford Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the St. Joseph’s Hospice of Sarnia. Online condolences and donations may be made at www.watfordfuneralhome.com