WAKEFIELD, MA - Marguerite H. Burns, 96, of Wakefield, died on February 10, at the Prescott House, in North Andover.
She was born in Cambridge, on September 13, 1921, and was the daughter of the late Emmanuel and Anne (MacDonald) Moulis.
Marguerite was a graduate of Somerville High School, class of 1940. She had been a Wakefield resident for over 60 years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, and was a retired Bookkeeper for Superior Products Cleaning. Marguerite also taught preschool at the Canterbury School at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Wakefield.
Marguerite was the beloved wife of the late Norman W. Burns. She was the loving mother of Donna Burns of Seabrook, N.H., Richard Burns, of Madison, N.H., and Nancy Miller, and her husband, Richard, of Peabody. She was the sister of E. John Moulis, of Augusta, Maine, Laurence Moulis, of Virginia Beach, and the late Orenthia Knox and Florence Binari. Marguerite was also the loving grandmother of Elizabeth Anne, and Daniel Richard.
Funeral services will be held at the First Baptist Church, 8 Lafayette St., Wakefield, on Thursday at 11 a.m. Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield, on Wednesday, from 4 to 7 p.m. Interment, Forest Glade Cemetery, Wakefield.
Contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice.
Published on February 12, 2018