Burley, Penny E. (Edwards) (May 9, 1937 - December 31, 2002)
Penny E. Burley
Douglas Budget - January 9, 2002Funeral services for Penny E. Burley, 64, were held Jan. 3 at Converse Funeral Chapel in Douglas with Rev. Merrill R. Lanker (retired) officiating.
Inurnment will take place at Douglas Park Cemetery at a later date.
Mrs. Burley died peacefully Dec. 31 at her home in Douglas.
She was born May 9, 1937, in Casper to F.Dale and Virginia Anne (Witz)Edwards. She was reared and educated in Casper and graduated from Natrona County High School in 1955. She then attended Casper College.
On April 3, 1958, she married her high school sweetheart, Thomas A. Burley, in Casper.
Mrs. Burley was first and foremost a mother and homemaker, but also had held secretarial positions in Casper and Douglas. At the time of her death she was a deputy Clerk of District Court for Converse County Eighth Judicial District.
She loved being around her family and friends, traveling and spending time in the mountains south of Douglas near Esterbrook.
Mrs. Burley is survived by her husband of 43 years, Tom, of Douglas; daughter Cynthia Hogan and her family of Douglas; son Jason Burley and his family of Windsor, Calif.; sister Prudence Schmidt and her family of Glendale, Ariz., and Casper; brother Miles Edwards and his family of Ithaca, N.Y.; five grandchildren; two nephews; a niece and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorials to Converse County Cancer Fund in care of Tim Tillard, P.O. Box 58, Douglas, would be appreciated by the family.
Converse Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.