Carol Ann Burgess, age 76 of Exeter, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on January 8, 2018. Born in Goderich, May 27, 1941, Carol was the daughter of the late Charles and Eunice (Allen) Wilson. Carol enjoyed her working years at Root Pharmacy, Haase and MacLean Dental office and Sobeys in Grand Bend, and many special times with family and especially her grandchildren. Carol will be dearly missed by husband Leonard Burgess, and by her children, Brian Walters (Bonnie), Diane Gloor (Dave), Susan Liu (Andrew), Christine Griswold (Kevin) and Joanne Jarmuth (Shawn).  Carol was the beloved grandmother of Josh and Meagan Gloor, Carrie Griswold, Odessa and Brady Liu. She is survived by Brother Mike Wilson (Elaine) and a sister-in-law Gayle Wilson. Also survived by sisters-in-law Doris Marsh (Gary) Jean Weir, Joan Flach (Dave) Cypress Texas.  Brother-in -law, Alfred Burgess (Carole) Mary Pickel (Bill), Gordon Burgess, Leslie Burgess (Sharon).  Survived by godchildren Debra Becker (Helmet) , Marsha Kaebel and Laurie Ogar, as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews.  She is predeceased by her first husband Wilmar Walters, by a son Bruce Walters, a daughter Julie Walters and a brother Bob Wilson. Guests will be welcomed for visitation at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Wednesday, January 10, from 7-9 p.m. and on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Huron/Perth Lung Association or the Canadian Cancer Society through the funeral home. 519.271.7411

Service Information

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
from 7-9 p.m. and 1 hour prior to funeral service

Funeral Service
Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 11 a.m.
W.G. Young Funeral Home

Avondale Cemetery
4 Avondale Ave, Stratford

W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre

Memorial Donations
Huron Perth Lung Association
Canadian Cancer Society


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