Mary E. Burch 1929-2013

WARREN – Mary Elizabeth Burch, 83, of 263 Fourth St. S.W., died at 7:42 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center following an extended illness.

She was born May 28, 1929, in Washington, Pa., the daughter of Nelson and Maude Williams Burch.

Ms. Burch retired from Trumbull Memorial Hospital as the supervisor of housekeeping. She was a member of Monument of Faith Church of God in Christ.

Survivors include two sons, William Rosselle Burch of Howland and Alvin Leroy Burch of Gainesville, Texas; one brother, Earl Burch of Orlando, Fla.; five sisters, Louise Thomas, Barbara Singleterry and Joyce Patmon, all of San Diego, Betty Jean Brown of Wheeling, W.Va., and Sheilan Harris of St. Louis; three brothers-in-law, Bishop Marvin “Marty” Reeves of Pennsylvania, Richard “Buddy” Howard of Dallas and Charles “Chucky” Patmon of San Diego; 13 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one brother and four sisters.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Monument of Faith COGIC, where calling hours will be held one hour prior to service.

Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by the Sterling-McCullough Williams Funeral Home.