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Mary Louise Burgham

September 18, 1931 ~ September 14, 2017 (age 85)

Mary Louise Burgham 85, of Struthers died Thursday morning September 14, 2017 at the Hospice House in Poland. She was born September 18, 1931 in Poland, Ohio, a daughter of Steve and Irene (Luteran) Milisky and was a lifelong area resident.

Mary was a homemaker and a longtime member of Poland Presbyterian Church where she had been a deacon and had been involved in many church organizations and activities. She was a graduate of Poland Seminary High School and had been active through the years organizing her class reunions.

Besides her husband, James A. Burgham, whom she married November 20, 1954, she leaves her daughter, Linda (Tom) Stefanish of Hermitage, Pa.; two sons, Jim (Shirley) Burgham of Poland and Tom (Katie) Burgham of Willowick, Ohio; a grandson, Tyler Burgham of Willowick, and two sisters, Virginia Lyden of Poland and Dorothy Pridham of Columbus, Ohio.

A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m.  Monday September 18, 2017 at the Poland Presbyterian Church. Friends may call from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday at the Cunningham-Becker Funeral Home in Poland and one hour prior to the service Monday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice House C/O Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market Street, Boardman, Ohio 44512, or to Animal Pawtectors, P.O. Box 303, Cortland, Ohio 44410 or by visiting

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