In Remembrance of Elaine A. Burne
Elaine A. BurneDunmore, Pa July 12, 1929 ~ November 23, 2013 Date of Service: November 26, 2013
Elaine A. Burne, 84, Dunmore died
Saturday morning in Hospice Community Care, Dunmore. She and her husband,
Francis R. “Fran” Burne were married on October 1, 1949 and had recently
celebrated their 64thanniversary.
Born in Dunmore, daughter of the
late Angelo and Catherine Morlino Verrastro, she was a graduate of Dunmore High
School and was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and its Altar and
rosary Society. In earlier years, she
had been employed by the Household Finance Company as well as in the offices of
Doctors Doherty, Curtin and Morgan.
Elaine was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother who was
known for her legendary cooking and baking.
Also surviving is a son,
Brigadier General Christopher Burne and wife Robin, Langley Air Force Base, VA;
grandsons Christian and Connor Burne; a niece, Carol Verrastro; and nephews
Fran Calpin, Joseph Verrastro, and Steve Verrastro.
She was preceded in death by
sisters Christine Burris, Mae Calpin, Angie Foleno, Rose Dougherty, and
Florence Hannon; and brothers Frank, Joseph, Gene, Robert, Andy and Ralph
The funeral will be Tuesday from
the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., with mass at 11:00am in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Chestnut St.,
Dunmore. Interment to follow in Dunmore
Friends may call Monday from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at the funeral home.