Susan M. Burns, 56

A memorial service will be held Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at 7 p.m. at Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, W63 N527 Hanover Ave., Cedarburg, for Susan M. Burns of Cedarburg, who passed away on Nov. 18, 2010, at the age of 56 years. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 4 p.m. until 6:45 p.m. Fr. Mike Barrett will officiate the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Horizon Hospice Inpatient Unit at Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee are appreciated. Online condolences may be sent by visiting

Sue was born in Kenosha on May 19, 1954, the daughter of Gerald and Joan (nee Wermeling) Burns.

Sue graduated from St. Luke’s School of Nursing in Racine in 1975.
Soon after graduation, she started working at St. Mary’s Hospital in Milwaukee. Sue worked on a medical floor and then transferred to the Emergency Department. She worked as a traveling nurse from 1991 to 2004.

Sue worked throughout the United States. She later returned to St. Mary’s in Milwaukee.

Sue is survived by her mother, Joan Burns of Union Grove; siblings Kathy Burns of Illinois, Amy (Mike) Kahn of Cedarburg and James Burns of Mauston; nieces, Ana Moreno of San Diego and Alea Kahn, of Cedarburg; nephew, Max Kahn of Cedarburg; brother-in-law, Victor Moreno of Racine; other relatives and many, many friends.

She is preceded in death by her father, Gerald Burns; sister, Carol Moreno; and niece, Veronica Moreno.

The family would like to thank everyone who stopped by and sent well wishes. It makes those difficult days brighter and more enjoyable.

Mueller Funeral Homes & Crematory in Cedarburg assisted the family with arrangements.