|Date Of Birth:||08/02/1917|
|Date Of Death:||01/15/2013|
Anna Burda, age 95, of
Johnstown, passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 in Hagaman at
the home of her son, after a brief illness.
She was born in Johnstown on
August 2, 1917, a daughter of the late Florian Mellis and Louisa
Mrs. Burda was a graduate of
Johnstown High School and in 1960 received an associate degree from
Anna was employed at the former
Leon Swears Glove Co. until her retirement.
She was a member of the Former
St. Anthony's Church now Holy Trinity Church and was a member of
the Rosary Society and Catholic Sokol.
Anna also assisted with the
Memorial Day Association.
On June 3, 1939, she was united
in marriage to Andrew Burda and he passed away on August 19,
Survivors include a son Stephen
(Marjorie) Burda of Hagaman; five beloved grandchildren Stephen
(Connie) Burda, Timothy Burda, Kathleen (Dan) Bryk, Kelly (Kenneth)
Morrison, Jeffrey (Christa) Burda; 21 great grandchildren and three
great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will
be celebrated on Thursday, January 17th at 10:00 a.m. at the Holy
Trinity Church, Glebe Street, Johnstown.
Visitation for family and
friends will be on Thursday prior to the service from 8:30 a.m.
until 9:30 a.m. at the Barter & Donnan Funeral Home, 1 N.
Melcher Street, Johnstown.
Interment will be in St
Anthony's Cemetery in the spring.
Memorial contributions may be
made in her memory to Community Hospice of Amsterdam or to the St.
Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O Box 2151, Memphis, TN
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