Sylvia B. Burgess
Born in Corinth, Mississippi on Apr. 4, 1947
Died Feb. 29, 2004 and resided in San Antonio, TX.
Visitation: No Visitation
Graveside Service: Wednesday Mar. 3, 2004
Memorial Service: Wednesday Mar. 3, 2004
Funeral Home: Porter Loring Mortuary North
Cemetery: Mission Burial Park North
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Sylvia B. Burgess, born April 4, 1947 to Martha and Frank Burgess of San Antonio, died on Sunday, February 29, 2004.
Sylvia battled MS for 22 years and fought fiercely until the end. She faced it with courage and handled it with grace.
She was a member of the University United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her parents; sister, Gayle and husband Dr. Richard Longoria; nieces, Jennifer Japhet and Alexa Longoria; nephew, Jeff Japhet; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
A reception will follow the memorial service at the church.
Special thanks to Alamo Heights Health and Rehabilitation, Janice Lewandowski, R.N. and her staff, Dr. Abdu Kadri and Vitas Hospice Care.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the MS Society or the charity of your choice.