OBITUARY

Rose Marie Burton

June 11, 1942March 1, 2021

It is with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of our Mom, Rose Marie Burton, 78 in Inverary Manor, Inverness on March 1, 2021 with family by her side. Rose was the last member of her immediate family. She was a wonderful Mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. Her kindness, shon through in her job as a nurses aid at Mary's Hill Home, Mabou; and later at ICMH. She loved, Bingo, Cards and socializing. Her friendly smile and warmth made everyone a friend. Mom loved, going for a scenic drives with Eva and Jean, and being with her family and friends. She loved spiritual and country music. She is survived by her daughter's, Joan (Ronnie) Gillis, Eva (Alex) MacInnis and son, Robert (Florentina) Burton. Her grandchildren, Gloria and Natalie Gillis, Garrett, Arthur and Rebecca MacInnis, Faith Burton and their partners. Great grandchildren, Mia, Ronnie and Kyle MacDougall, Kaylynn and Keegan MacInnis and soon to be baby boy MacInnis. She is also survived by several step grand children, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, the late Mary Florence (White) and louis Varrence, brothers, Joseph, Louis, Victor Varrence and sister, Jean Cameron, infant daughter, Gloria Ann, daughter, Mary Florence, grandson, Keegan MacDonald and Former husband, Arthur Burton. Funeral Service will be held in St. Matthews United Church, Inverness on Thursday March 18 with visitation from 1-1:45 pm and Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m., Pastor Maggie Plant celebrating, Burial at a later date in St Matthews Cemetery. Memorial donation in her memory may be made to Inverary Manor, Inverness or to a charity of your choice. On-line condolences may be made to: www.invernessfuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Mary Florence (White) Varrence, Mother (deceased)
  • Louis Varrence, Father (deceased)
  • Joan (Ronnie) Gillis, Daughter
  • Eva (Alex) MacInnis, Daughter
  • Robert (Florintina) Burton, Son
  • Rose is also survived by her grandchildren, Gloria and Natalie Gillis, Garrett, Arthur and Rebecca MacInnis, Faith Burton and their partners. Great grandchildren, Mia, Ronnie and Kyle MacDougall, Kaylynn and Keegan MacInnis and soon to be baby boy MacInnis. She is also survived by several step grand children, nieces and nephews.
    She is predeceased by brothers, Joseph, Louis, Victor Varrence and sister, Jean Cameron, infant daughter, Gloria Ann, daughter, Mary Florence, grandson, Keegan MacDonald and Former husband, Arthur Burton.
  • DONATIONS

  • Inverary Manor

Services

  • Visitation, St. Matthews United Church, Inverness.

    Thursday, March 18, 2021

  • Funeral Service, St. Matthews United Church, Inverness.

    Thursday, March 18, 2021

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Marilyn MacLean

March 7, 2021

Sorry to hear of Roses passing, My sincere condolences to all the family. RIP Rose!

Johanna Muise

March 6, 2021

It is with great sadness to hear about aunt Rose's passing .Aunt rose was a very special person she treated every one with sincere kindness. When aunt rose lived in trenton ..pictoulanding she enjoyed coming to visit mike and I you could bet there would always be good card game we all shared lots of laughs Mike and I will always cherish the wonderful visit we shared with aunt rose September 2020 .Rest easy dear aunt rose we will miss u .Johanna and mike .

Florence and Harold Mac Lean

March 6, 2021

Deepest sympathy to Roses family You are in our thoughts and prayers!

Deanna Webber

March 5, 2021

So sorry Joan ,Eva and Robert on the passing of your mom.She was such a happy person and loved by so many people.She had such a kind heart.She will be missed.May she RIP .๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ฅ

Janice Ferguson

March 5, 2021

I knew Her from school days & hanging around Forest Stree t with Mary & M.C. We had good times & great memories.HUGS & sympathy.

Charlotte Mac Arthur

March 5, 2021

My Very Deepest Condolence For The Loss Of Rose ,
Thoughts And Prayers To Her Family And Friends!
Rose Will Be Dearly Missed,
Rest In Peace Beautiful Rose !

Sincerely,
Charlotte Mac Arthur!

Rosie Deagle

March 5, 2021

๐ŸŒน Deepest Sympathy too Rose's family she was a nice lady RIP Rose ๐Ÿ˜‡

Wendy Poirier

March 3, 2021

To Roseโ€™s Family:
My sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. Growing up on Forest Street leaves me with pleasant memories of Rose. She always had a friendly โ€œhiโ€ to everyone she met.

Sincerely,
Wendy Poirier

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