Marlene Frances Wierda, 66, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018 surrounded by family at Wuesthoff Hospice in Rockledge, Fl. after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Tonawanda, NY in 1952.
Marlene is survived by her husband of 45 years, John, and their children Aubrey (Lisbeth) of Scarbourgh, Me., Andrew (Stefanie) of San Ramon, Ca. and granddaughter Aurora Grace. Also surviving are brothers Charles (Mary) of Melbourne Fl, Richard (Maureen) Burngasser of Saranac Lake, NY. Sisters Karen (Tom) Garigen of Pendelton, NY, Sandra (Mike) VanDewater, Cindy Burngasser of Tonawanda NY. Laura (Mark) D’Orsaneo and Elizabeth (Tim) Joyner of Lockport NY. She was predeceased by her parents Norbert and Rosemary Burngasser.
Marlene was a loving and kind wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She was a special caregiver and always there for all. Marlene loved family and friends, a great adventure and golf, especially the ladies league at Duran Golf Course and the Tuesday night par 3 ladies league. She also loved travelling with her husband.
A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 A.M. Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Beckman Williamson Funeral Home 5400 Village Drive Viera, Fl. Visitation of family and friends from 10-11:00 prior to the service