Genevieve E. Burns, age 89, passed away at home on Sunday June 24th, 2018. She was born on February 16,1929 in Philadelphia, the third child of the late Cletus G. and Genevieve T. Moloney.
Genevieve liked volunteering, gardening, the Playhouse, bird watching, writing, reading, being with friends and attending daily Mass. Most of all, Genevieve loved being with her husband Bob, and her beloved children and grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sister, Mary Moloney.
Genevieve is survived by her beloved husband of 62 years, Robert; her daughters, Mary Williams (George) and Francine Hepler (Jeffrey) both of Woodstown, NJ; her son, Robert Burns (Cassandra) of Magnolia, DE; her grandchildren, Sarah, Jake, Eric, Julie, Courtney, Katelynn, Laura, Bryan, and George; her sister Marjorie Sutton (Bob); her brother, Dr. Joseph Moloney (Bernie); her beloved extended family and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held on Saturday June 30, 2018 from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. with a Mass of Christian Burial beginning at 11 A.M. at St. John the Beloved Catholic Church 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington, DE 19808. Burial will follow at All Saints Cemetery. Genevieve was a long-time, devoted member of St. John the Beloved Church and, in lieu of flowers, requested that donations be sent to the church, at the address listed above. Online condolences may be made at mealeyfuneralhomes.com