- Local Guide
Eileen M. Burris, 92, formerly of 1706 Winston Drive, St. Marys, died at 4:35 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 2012, at St. Marys Living Center.
She was born on Dec. 12, 1919, in Auglaize County, to Cloice and Alma (Zink) Naylor, and they preceded her in death.
On Nov. 11, 1938, she married James F. Nester, and he preceded her in death on July 6, 1968. She then married Doug Burris on May 15, 1969, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 24, 2006.
She is survived by three stepchildren, Ned (Donna) Burris of West Chester, Nancy Anderson of New Bremen and Jeannie (Gary) Hasenkamp of Delphos; two stepgrandchildren, Nathan Anderson and Erin Burris-Nuce; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Florence Burris and Marie Kinstle; two brothers, Robert Naylor and Jack Naylor.
She was employed at Fisher Cheese Co. in Wapakoneta for 27.5 years. Her favorite pastimes included cooking, needlepoint and reading.
Private family services will be held. Burial will take place in Resthaven Memory Gardens near Moulton.
Online condolences may be expressed via MillerFuneralHomes.net.
Arrangements are entrusted to Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.