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Madeleine Carol Burns
November 21, 1943 - March 16, 2017
Burns, Madeleine Carol - Age 73. It is with broken hearts and deep sadness we announce the passing of Madeleine of Middle Sackville, she passed away peacefully surrounded by her family after a brief illness, Thursday March 16, 2017 at the QEII VG Hospital. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of Harold and Lillian Young. Madeleine worked with her husband and son at their family owned business for over 35yrs. She enjoyed life always with a smile, especially when she was with family. Summertime was her favorite time of year when she enjoyed relaxing by the pool and camping in the trailer with her husband. Madeleine is survived by her loving husband of over 53 yrs., Jim; daughters, Brenda (Doug) Yorke, Charlene (John) Sweet; son, Danny; sister, Phoebe (Don) Croucher; brother, Bob (Faith) Young; grandchildren, Megan Yorke (Steve Butler), Lacie Yorke and Blake Sweet; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by parents, Harold and Lillian Young, brothers and sisters, Donnie, Harold, Earl "Buddy", Gwendolyn, Ruth, Dorothy, Judy and Sharon. A memorial service will be held Thursday March 23rd 11 am at Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Dr., Lower Sackville. Rev. James Haughn officiating. In lieu of flowers donations in memory may be made to Canadian Cancer Society.