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Helen Louise Burgon March 17, 1918 – March 27, 2013

Helen Louise Burgon

Helen Louise Burgon

Helen Louise Burgon, daughter of Ernestine and John Largent of Sun River, Montana and longtime resident of Sheridan, Wyoming passed away peacefully on March 27, 2013, at Autumn Oaks Assisted Living in Corinth, Texas. She had just celebrated her 95th birthday with loving family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband of 56 years Ernest R. Burgon and daughter Sandra J.Turpin. She is survived by her daughter Alyce Bard of Little Elm,Texas; son John Burgon of Evergreen, Colorado; 9 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 1 great, great grandchild. While living in Sheridan she was very active in Eastern Star and helping her husband Ernie with his Masonic work and Job’s Daughters. In Texas, she loved watching pro basketball and football, especially the Dallas Mavericks and Cowboys, dressing up for dinner at Autumn Oaks, and playing with her two cats, Pumpkin and Tina. A memorial service will be held at Autumn Oaks Assisted Living 3440 Corinth Parkway, Corinth, TX 76208 on April 22, 2013


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