Norma R. Burns, 94, died Sunday, July 20, 2014 at the Lewis County General Hospital.
She was born on November 9, 1919 at Rector in Montague, New York, daughter of William and Julia McDonald.
She graduated from the Augustinian Academy in Carthage. She later graduated from the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing, worked at St Francis Hospital in Miami, Florida and then at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City for over 25 years.
She married Phillip Gilmer, he died in 2003.
She is survived by her two sisters Thelma and Wanda Burns of Carthage.
Norma was a member of St. James Church in Carthage.
She is predeceased by her husband Philip P. Gilmer and her sisters Mary, Naomi, and Frances McMillian Burns.
The services will be held privately by the family in Carthage, burial will be held on Thursday, July 24, 2014 in the Princeton Cemetery in New Jersey.
Arrangements are being handled by the Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service Inc., located at 500 State Street in Carthage NY 13619.
Saturday, May 23, 2015, Watertown, NY
Funeral Homes Listings
Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
Cummings Funeral Service
Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
Scanlon Funeral Home, Harrisville
Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
St. Lawrence County
IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton
Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur
French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards
French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake