Burgess, Donna Margaret of St. Thomas, passed away on Tuesday, January 8th, 2019,
at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 71.
Beloved daughter of William Burgess of Port Stanley and the late Margaret (Prior)
Burgess (2013) and dearly loved sister of Barbara Telfer (Ken) and Ray Burgess (Barbara).
Loved aunt of Lisa Telfer, Alex Telfer (Dawn), Richard Burgess (Jennifer), Craig
and Steve Burgess. Dear great aunt of Jordan Powers, Julie and Kate Telfer, Anderson
Taiten and Evelyn Burgess.
Donna was born December 14th, 1947, in St. Thomas. Donna worked at Memorial Hospital
and then at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital as a nurse with patients in continuing
care. She volunteered a number of years for the V.O.N. (Meals on Wheels) and for
the Canadian Cancer Society.
A private family service will be held on Saturday afternoon. Cremation, with interment
of ashes in the family plot at Union Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the London
Regional Cancer Centre. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas in charge