Wanda J. Burns

April 13
, 2017

CARTHAGE, NY  —  Wanda Julia Burns, 93, of 507 West St., Carthage, died early Thursday morning, April 13, 2017, at the Hospice House of Jefferson County in Watertown.

Born in Rector, NY on April 12, 1924, the daughter of William and Julia McDonald Burns.  She graduated High School from the Carthage Augustinian Academy and then from the Watertown School of Commerce. 

She was previously employed by several local physicians’ offices, but was primarily a caretaker for her mother and her sisters.  

Wanda was a member of the St. James Catholic Church in Carthage.

She is survived by her sister, Thelma.  

She was predeceased by her four sisters; Frances, Mary, Naomi and Norma.

A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, April 15, in the chapel of the Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc., 500 State St., Carthage, with Rev. Donald Robinson and the Rev. Canon Samuel P. Lundy officiating.  Calling hours will be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service. Burial will be in Lowville Rural Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at www.lundyfuneralhome.com.






Information provided by Lundy Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.