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Information for Helen Schwab Burns
12 December, 1910 – 13 February, 1986
From the Idaho Press Tribune

February 1986
Contributed by Bonnie Dilworth

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Helen Burns

     Private services for Helen Burns, 75, of Nampa, who died on Thursday, Feb. 13, at her home, were conducted at the St. Paul’s Catholic Church.  Private family interment was in the Mount Calvary Cemetery.
     Mrs. Burns was born Dec. 2, 1910, in Newark, N.J., where she was also reared and educated.  She worked as a personal service representative for the telephone company for 10 years.  She married Peter J. “Pete” Burns on May, 10, 1943, in Belleville, N.Y.  In 1945 they moved to Nampa where they made their home.  He died March 18, 1983.
     She was a member of the St. Paul’s Catholic Church.            
      She is survived by two sons, Michael of Santa Cruz, Calif., and Terry of Nampa; two daughters, Patricia Edwards of Caldwell and Delores Conwell of Urbandale, Iowa; one sister, Betty Soleau of Nampa;  one brother, John Schwab of Wayne, N.J.; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
     Memorials may be made to the Elks Rehabilitation Hospital, P.O. Box 1100, Boise, 83701.


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