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Thelma I. Burgard

Oct 13, 2014

Thelma I. Burgard, 88, of Muncy, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at Riverwoods, Lewisburg.

Born May 6, 1926, in Millville, she was a daughter of the late Orlando B. and Elsie Ryder Lawton. Her husband of 54 years, Paul G. Burgard, preceded her in death on Sept. 12, 2000.

Thelma was a graduate of Millville High School, Class of 1942, and she enjoyed cooking and baking.

Surviving are two daughters, Pauline G. (Jim) Gwyn, of Rio Hondo, Texas and Paige I. (Kevin) Burgard, of Wexford, Ireland; two sons, Garry W. (Nancy) Burgard, of Hughesville and Phillip B. Pamela Burgard, of Williamston, Mich.; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one stepgrandchild.

Funeral services were held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Thelma to the Lycoming County S.P.C.A., 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.