Ethel C. Burrier, 87

SEPT. 24, 1923-JULY 28, 2011

July 29, 2011
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Mrs. Ethel Corinne Burrier, 87, of Frederick, Md., passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2011, at Homewood at Crumland Farms.

She was the wife of the late Gilmer R. Burrier, who passed away in 2001.

Born Sept. 24, 1923, in Utica, Md., she was the daughter of the late William Baltzell Baer and Lola Jane Martz Baer.

Ethel was a member of the Glade United Church of Christ in Walkersville. She lived on Sunday's Lane Farm for nearly 70 years before moving to Homewood at Crumland Farms in 2003.

She is survived by her son, William G. Burrier and wife, Darlene, of Myersville; two grandchildren, Michael S. Burrier and wife, Jennifer, of Thurmont, and Mark A. Burrier and wife, Hallie, of Frederick; and two great-grandchildren, Sarah and Emily Burrier of Thurmont.

She was preceded in death by her two brothers, John William Baer and Raymond Franklin Baer, and her sister, Mabel Catherine Baer Klipp.

The family will receive friends at the Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, on Monday, Aug. 1, from 1 to 2 p.m. Funeral services will then begin at 2 p.m. in the chapel, with the Revs. Esther Ziegler and Suzanne Morris officiating.

Interment will be in Utica Church Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Glade United Church of Christ, P.O. Box 236, Walkersville, MD 21793, or to Homewood at Crumland Farms, 7407 Willow Road, Frederick, MD 21702.

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