Nancy L. Burd

THOMPSONTOWN – Nancy L. Burd, 73, of Thompsontown, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in the emergency room of Harrisburg Hospital.

Born March 15, 1940, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Esther (Kepner) Guyer.

She is survived by: her husband of 51 years, Ronald M. “Ronnie” Burd, whom she married May 20, 1961; three children, Jeffrey L. Burd and wife, Rose, of McAlisterville, Richard M. Burd and wife, Renee, of Thompsontown, and Lisa VanHorn and husband, Matt, of Mifflintown; three siblings, Donald E. Guyer, R. Neil Guyer and wife, Barbara, and Vicki Thomas and husband, Richard, all of Thompsontown; five grandchildren; and three great- grandchildren.

She graduated from East Juniata High School in 1959 and was a homemaker.

She was a member of Women of the Moose Chapter 212, Lewistown.

She enjoyed watching hummingbirds and, along with her husband, was a tractor enthusiast, but most of all, she loved her family and spending time with them.

Her funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Guss Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, with the Rev. George Swartz officiating. Interment will be in East Salem Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Juniata County Food Pantry, 114 N. Main St., Mifflintown, PA 17059.

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