Burton, Mary Elizabeth age 89 of Arden Hills died peacefully in the presence of her family on April 12th. A beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. Preceded in death by: her husband Kenneth (1977); and brother Lawrence Merthan. Survived by: her son Mark (Mary) Burton; daughter Joan Burton; grandchildren Katie (Keith) Adolphson, Mark (Megan) Burton, Michelle (Jason) Speldrick, & Ricky Senn; great grandchildren Mason, Cora, Anthony, Aiden, & Skyler; and brother John Merthan. "Thanks Mom for your strength, your wit, and your unconditional love." A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday April 17, 2013 at ST. ROSE of LIMA Catholic Church with interment at Fort Snelling. Arr. by: THE ROSEVILLE MEMORIAL CHAPEL 651/631-2727.