Anne E. Burris
ROCK HALL — Anne E. Burris, of Rock Hall, formerly of Kennedyville, died at Rock of Ages Assisted Living on June 16, 2016. She was 88.
Born in Kent County, she was the daughter of the late John and Marian Burris.
Ms. Burris was a retired corporate secretary and executive assistant at Kopper’s Manufacturing Corp.
She was a 1948 graduate of Washington College. In her retirement, she had served on the Alumni Council and the President’s Circle and was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Service Award in 1997.
Ms. Burris was also a member of the Kent County Historical Society and a member of the Kent County Questors, and was very fond of the Kent County Humane Society.
Ms. Burris loved to travel the world, enjoying the cultural differences that make up humanity.
She is survived by numerous cousins and dear friends.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016, at 10 a.m. at the Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home, 130 Speer Road, Chestertown, where friends and family are invited to call after 9 a.m. Private interment will be held in New York.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the Kent County Humane Society, P.O. Box 352, Chestertown, MD 21620.
ANNE E. BURRIS