Obituary: Florence Burns

Florence Burns, 89, passed away peacefully on March 19, 2012 in St. Cloud.  Florence was born in Isanti to Oscar and Julia Peterson.  Florence was a strong and hard-working woman whose life revolved around her family.

Florence is survived by children: Jackson, John, James and Jerold Burns; Judy Laird, Jennifer Kent, Juanita Brass, Jessie Halbert, Janese Stewart; 22 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren, 10 great great-grandchildren and sister Dolly Estrin.

She was preceded in death by five sisters and one brother, daughter Jeanne Delbarre and granddaughter Vicki Avery. 

She was loved and respected and will be greatly missed.

Mother went to heaven but she didn’t go alone, for a part of us went with her on the day God brought her home.

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