Martha R. Burns

Oct 2, 1931 - Sep 26, 2013


Martha R. Burns, 81, of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Heritage Pointe, in Warren.

Mrs. Burns was a homemaker. She was a member of the Salamonie Church of the Brethren.

She was born Oct. 2, 1931, in Huntington County to Glenn and Ruth Barton Zook. She married Max L. Burns on Oct. 8, 1950, in Huntington County. Her husband survives.

Additional survivors include two daughters, Marilyn (Dr. Edward) Finnerty, of Urbandale, IA, and Maxine Lindle, of Indianapolis; a brother, Dr. Elvin (Sharon) Zook, of Springfield, IL; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Calling is Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. park Drive, Huntington. A service will be held at the mortuary on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at 10 a.m., with Rev. Mel Zumbrun officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Cemetery, Huntington County.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Salamonie Church of the Brethren or Cancer Services for Huntington County in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary.

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