Died: Sunday, August 10, 2014
Merolynn Burnham-Hathaway, of Oxford, peacefully went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, in the presence of family and friends on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014. She was 88.
Born of August 18, 1925, Merolynn received her nursing degree at Kalamazoo College and was a member of the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II.
A member of First Baptist Church of Lake Orion for 78 years, she enjoyed reading, especially history, and loved visiting with family.
Merolynn is survived by her husband Perry Hathaway and children Carol (Tom) Warmoth, Douglas Burnham, Nancy (Jim) Breznau, daughter-in-law Janet Burnham, sister, Priscilla Black and dearly loved grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents Edith and Gerald Curtiss, her husband Gordon Carter Burnham, her son Stephen (Gordy) Burnham and sister Virginia O’Donald.
A memorial service was held at First Baptist Church of Lake Orion on Aug. 15
A special thank you to the caregivers at Pineview Assisted Living for the kindness, love and care given during Merolynn’s last months.