Obituaries & Tributes

Kathleen Mary Burgess

date of birth September 22 1943

date of death November 12 2019

Kathleen Burgess, 76 of Aurora, Oregon, passed away on November 12, 2019. Born September 22, 1943 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to John and Vera Drell. She grew up in Aurora attending Marion High School.

As a young lady she was a flight attendant for Alaskan airlines. Later she worked in the business office of Package Containers, Inc. in Canby. She married for the second time to the love of her life Don Burgess. They were inseparable until Don's passing in 2018.

Kathleen enjoyed watching and rooting for the Oregon Ducks Football team. She loved all types of animals especially cats. She was a kind lady who will be dearly missed by her family and friends that loved her.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Aurora Community Cemetery in Aurora, Oregon.


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Candle lit by Staff at Canby-Molalla Funeral Chapel Our sincere condolences.

Candle lit by Mary Jenkins

Candle lit by Mary Jenkins So sorry to hear about Kathy, I worked with her for many years at Package Containers in Canby.

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