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Condolence From: Harvey and Doreen Canning
Condolence: To the Burton Family,

Our prayers and sincere condolences are expressed at the news of the celebration of life for a wonderful spiritual trooper for the Lord and The Salvation Army. We salute her life time commitment of ministry in service to our God. Always remembered in love and Christian hope.

Majors Harvey and Doreen Canning
Cambridge, Ontario
Saturday September 30, 2017
Condolence From: Dulcie Mersereau
Condolence: Thhinking of you today and all the wonderful memories we shared... we'll never be forgotten .. may you RIP
Saturday September 30, 2017
Condolence From: Sandra( Melendy) Waterfield
Condolence: So sorry to hear of Marjorie's passing. I have fond memories of her, especially at my grandmother's home when we were younger. Always full of fun & laughter. I'm sure she & Dad are having a great yarn now. She will be missed.
Saturday September 30, 2017
Condolence From: Cindy (Mersereau) Scalzo
Condolence: I loved Major Marjorie, she was always so fun to be around. I still have her slippers she knit, I think of her and NFLD every
time I wear them. I know there will be lots of laughs and music in heaven. Rest in the sweetest peace Major.

Cindy (Mersereau) Scalzo.........(Dulcie (Melendy) Mersereau's daughter)
Friday September 29, 2017
Condolence From: Major's Brian & Betty Thomas
Condolence: To the family
Please be assured of our thoughts and prayers as you lay this Godly woman to rest. She is now at home with her Lord whom she served faithfully. God bless you all as you go through this journey.
Friday September 29, 2017
Condolence From: Laura and Len Williams
Condolence: To Major Burton's family:

We were saddened to hear of Marjorie's passing. A bright light has gone from the world and will be missed. Her humour and cheerful spirit were like a tonic to the soul. May she rest in peace.
Friday September 29, 2017
Condolence From: Joan & Roland Murphy
Condolence: To the Burton family and friends
Our sincere condolences on the Promotion to Glory of your loved one.
We first met Major Burton at SA college on Adams Avenue, when entering College 1965 and knew she enjoyed her ministry.
Always a song in her heart.
May the Peace of God be with you during these days.

God Bless and be with you
The Murphys
Thursday September 28, 2017
Condolence From: Mary Baker
Condolence: I met Major Burton through my association with the Janeway Auxiliary. What a special person she was. Her kind and caring nature and sense of humour was incredible.She gave so much and will be greatly missed. My very deepest condolences on your loss.
Thursday September 28, 2017
Condolence From: roy& roger harvey
Condolence: sorry to hear about major burton passing she will be miss at st johns west my heart goes out to her family and all the salvation army
Thursday September 28, 2017
Condolence From: Eula Dalley
Condolence: To the Burton Family:

So sorry to hear of Marjorie's passing. I have many memories of her living in Hart's Cove when I (Eula) was a child. She was always so full of laughter and fun.
Heartfelt condolences to all the family, Carl & Eula Dalley
Thursday September 28, 2017
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