FAIRMONT - Memorial services for Eileen Ruth Burrows, 80, formerly of Fairmont, will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2013, at Zaharia Funeral Home in Truman, with Rev. Lance Ketchum officiating. Burial will be in Nashville Cemetery near Truman, Minn.
Eileen passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Talahi Senior Care Center in St. Cloud. Visitation will be one hour before the service Friday at the funeral home.
Eileen was born Aug. 22, 1932, in Guckeen, Minn., the daughter of Owen and Ruth (Hall) Swant. She was raised in Guckeen, graduating from Blue Earth High School in 1950. She was married to Marvin Burrows on June 1, 1956, in Jackson, Minn. She was a manager and co-owner of Burrows Printing and Office Supply Co. in Fairmont, Minn., for 24 years.
She is survived by her husband, Marvin of Elk River, Minn.; son, Mark (Paula) Burrows of Big Lake, Minn.; daughters, Ruth (Larry) Moldan of Sleepy Eye, Minn., and Beth Burrows and special friend, Dave Norris of Mankato, Minn; brother, Elvin (Miryam) Swant of Owatonna; sisters, Evelyn (Homer) Bell of Guckeen, Minn., Betty Swant of Winnebago, Minn., and Ellen Matteson of Frostproof, Fla.; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and infant sister.
Web tributes may be left at: zahariafamilyfuneral.com