Shirley L. Burns

Shirley L. Burns (nee Dey), 83, died Friday, May 17, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John.

She was the loving mother of Steve (Barbara) Malady, John Burns Jr., Jeffrey (Barbara Kemmerling) Burns, Barry Burns and Sandra (Richard) Wells, and blessed with 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was also the sister of Lt. Col. Chuck Dey, USMC Ret. (Chris), and is further survived by other relatives and friends. She was cared for in life by Sharon and Mandy.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, May 22, at the Hartson Funeral Home, 11111 Janesville Road, Hales Corners. Interment to follow at Highland Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorial gifts to Liberty Counsel are appreciated.

Hartson Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 414-425-9797 or visit online at