Information for Marjorie Edythe Shaw Burley
1 May, 1918 – 20 April, 1996
From the Idaho Statesman
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Marjorie E. Burley
Marjorie E. Burley, 77, of Kuna, passed away Saturday, April 20, 1996, after a courageous battle with cancer.
At her request, graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, at Greenleaf Cemetery. Pastor Greg Folkins will officiate. Arrangements are under direction of the Alden-Waggoner Chapel, Boise.
Marjorie was born May 1, 1918, at Fruitland, Idaho, to Willard and Enid Griep Shaw. She was raised in Fruitland and graduated from Fruitland High School. She moved to Boise in 1950 and worked in photography at the Johnson Studios, where she eventually met Kenneth E. Burley. They were married on Nov. 12, 1960.
Marjorie took on the responsibility of becoming mother to Dale, Gale and Kim. She devoted her life and love to her new family. Marjorie brought to their lives her love for the great outdoors, her love for all animals, especially horses. She was always taking pictures for the use in the family painting gatherings. Marjorie a wonderful cook, and the holidays and family gatherings were always the high points in her life. She will be greatly missed by all her loved ones.
She is survived by one daughter, Kim Madarieta of Boise; two sons, Dale Burley of Kuna and Gale Burley of Boise; one sister, Wylma Scattarella of Portland, Ore.; nine grandchildren; two daughters-in-law; one sister-in-law; two nephews; and one dear friend that was loved as a sister and aunt, Louise Quailey. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Kenneth Burley; and mother and father, Enid and Willard Shaw.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 2676 S. Vista Ave., Boise 83705.
Friends may call Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Alden-Waggoner Chapel, Boise.
Free full sized headstone photo available upon request.