Elsie M. Burry

STATE COLLEGE – Elsie M. Burry, 71, formerly of Lewistown, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at Hearthside Nursing Home, State College.

She was born March 10, 1942, in Newfoundland, Canada, the daughter of the late Jacob and Gladys (Snow) Burry.

Elsie is survived by: children, Linda Harpster and husband, James, of Lewistown, Lillian B. Myers and husband, Jon, of Lewistown, Michael McVicker, of Camp Hill, Denise Smith and husband, Lee, of Lewistown, and Danelle Williams and husband, Stacey, of Lewistown; a brother, Gordon Burry, of Canada, and sister, Mildred Dyke, of Canada; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Cyrl Hart and Leslie Burry.

Elsie worked at Scotty’s Fashions and Wal-Mart.

Per her wishes, her services will be private.

Barr Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

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