Sunday, January 7, 2018
McKenzie & Blundy Chapel
431 N. Christina St.
Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
Additional Obit Info
BURLINGHAM, Cynthia Cornelia - After a courgageous 2½ year battle with cancer, Cynthia passed away peacefully and without pain at University Hospital on Monday, January 1, 2018 at the age of 58. She was surrounded by her adoring family when she passed. Beloved wife of 35 years of Vince Burlingham. Loving mother of Joe Burlingham (Charlene), Lacey Ceccacci (John) and Cory Burlingham (Catherine). Oma to Alessandra, Jackson, Levi, Luca and soon to be baby Ceccacci. Daughter of Jan & Leny van Tintelen. Sister of Marja Pavliscak (Erwin). Cynthia was a hairdresser in Sarnia for 35 years. She and her partners Kim and Evelyn operated Avenue Three Hair & Aesthetics for close to 20 years prior to her retirement. Cynthia's family would like to thank Dr. Dostaler, Dr. Yoshida, Dr. Lilly, Dr. Crombeen, Emelda from C.C.A.C. and all the nurses and staff of the Oncology and Palliative Care Units at Bluewater Health for the care and compassion shown to her over the last 2 years. Also a special thanks to University Hospital staff of 4 Medicine and MSICU for their efforts in helping Cynthia leave with dignity. Visitation will be held at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Saturday from 5-8 p.m. The memorial service will be held in the McKenzie & Blundy Chapel on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to St. Joseph's Hospice, 475 N. Christina St., N7T 5W3. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com
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Janey Sutherland-Belrose posted a condolence
Wednesday, January 10, 2018I am truly sorry to learn of Cynthias' passing. I know she will be missed by all her family and friends past and present. Growing up Cynthia, Sandy Bourke, Bonnie Dungey and myself were all friends whom went to the same school; Queen Elizabeth the II. Though we all went our separate ways, I have memories that that I will always cherish. May Cynthia rest in peace. Sincerely Janey
john&carol mccormack posted a condolence
Sunday, January 7, 2018So sorry Vince for your loss, we are thinking of you and your family and sending you our deepest sympathy at this sad time.
Jill and Jeff Galloway posted a condolence
Sunday, January 7, 2018Thinking of you, Vince, and your family at this sad time. Cynthia was a lovely person and will be missed be all who knew her. Jill and Jeff Galloway
Christopher Panagakos posted a condolence
Sunday, January 7, 2018May fond memories of your mother bring you comfort during this hard time in your life. Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family. Love, Chris, Chanique, and the Gardener family
Sandra and Bill Panagakos posted a condolence
Saturday, January 6, 2018Our sincerest condolences to the Burlingham family in their time of loss. In the time we knew Cynthia, we were overwhelmed by her kindness and and bright smile, and how she so warmly welcomed our daughter into her family. We will remember her for the joyful woman she was, and keep her family in our hearts and prayers. Sandra and Bill Panagakos
Carol Simpson posted a condolence
Saturday, January 6, 2018Dear Vince and family, I was so saddened to hear of Cynthia's passing after such a courageous battle. I will cherish our fun memories during our summers together with the gang at Orchard View Park and the cottages when we were just teenagers. We were so blessed to have been able to re-connect in the past few years. She was truly an amazing person. My sincere condolences to you and your entire family. Carol Simpson
Kolby and Carl Wattam lit a candle
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Cathy Frewin posted a condolence
Friday, January 5, 2018Sincere sympathy to you Vince and family. Thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Brenda & George Lefebvre posted a condolence
Friday, January 5, 2018Deepest Sympathy to you Vince and your family.
Brian and Gail Gervais posted a condolence
Friday, January 5, 2018Vince, Joe, Lacey, Corey and Burlingham families. We are truly sorry to hear of your loss. Loved Cynthia's laugh and her bubbly personality. She always lit up a room. We will always remember the good times. She is sitting beside Frank and Danny having a drink of wine and a cigar. We wish we could be at the service. With love from Brian and Gail Gervais
Wendy and Brian McEwen posted a condolence
Friday, January 5, 2018Dear Vince, so sorry for you and your family's loss. Cynthia was a lovely lady we always enjoyed meeting and talking to at family functions. She will be dearly missed by everyone. We are thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. Sincerely Wendy and Brian McEwen.
Jan Wyllie posted a condolence
Friday, January 5, 2018Vince, My deepest sympathies in the loss of your wife. Jan Wyllie (long time friend of your Sister and Brother-n-law Cathy & Tom Coates)
Jeni Armstrong posted a condolence
Thursday, January 4, 2018Brother Vince, Lacey, Corey & Joe, I am so very sorry for your loss. Sending prayers of strength and love to you all.
Anna & Mario Petrini posted a condolence
Thursday, January 4, 2018We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all Anna, Mario, Anthony, Stephanie & Andy
Herman Bartelen lit a candle
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Herman Bartelen posted a condolence
Thursday, January 4, 2018I was so sad to hear of Cynthia's passing. I offer my sincerest condolences for your great loss. I’ll never forget Cynthia. Our families spent much of the children's youth together, and Cynthia was always a happy and positive friend. Herman
John & Mary Tingle (Quenneville ) posted a condolence
Wednesday, January 3, 2018We’re so very sorry for your tragic loss of your precious Cynthia , Vincent we are praying for you & your Family at this difficult time, may the Lord be your courage & your strength. Trust in the Lord always. Take good care,dear cousin. Love & Prayers ,
Roger&Maryanne Chedore posted a condolence
Wednesday, January 3, 2018We are so sorry to hear of your loss,our thoughts and prayers are with you
Claudia & Tony Figueiredo posted a condolence
Wednesday, January 3, 2018Our condolences to you and your family. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all. Claudia, Tony, Sean, Paul, Cherry, Jason & Alina.
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Wednesday, January 3, 2018
syd mc crea posted a condolence
Wednesday, January 3, 2018So sorry to hear about Cynthia passing. All my best to her family. She was a special kind of person. Syd
Heather Giorgi posted a condolence
Wednesday, January 3, 2018So very sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you during this sad time. Please extend my condolences to Oma and Opa, my heart breaks for all of you. Cynthia lit up any room she entered, her kindness to others was over the top and I rarely saw her without a smile. Heaven has surly gained a very special angel! Hugs Heather Giorgi
Marja Pavliscak lit a candle
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Paul & Kathy Trounce posted a condolence
Tuesday, January 2, 2018Joe; Our deepest condolences of the loss of your mother. Our thoughts are with you and your family.
Ken Quennevile posted a condolence
Tuesday, January 2, 2018So sorry to hear of your loss my condolences, RIP ...
Gerald A. Quenneville posted a condolence
Tuesday, January 2, 2018Our deepest condolences Vincent and family. I’m sorry to hear the news and will be attending the funeral. Gerald and Virginia.
Diane Bell posted a condolence
Tuesday, January 2, 2018My most sincere condolences to you, Vince, and to your entire family.
Donanne Avery posted a condolence
Tuesday, January 2, 2018Dear Rose, Thelma and your families, Is Am so sorry to learn of your loss. May God give you comfort and peace in your sorrow. Caring Hugs, Donanne LYRNO
Roger Guindon posted a condolence
Tuesday, January 2, 2018My condolences to Vince and Family for the loss of your Wonderful Wife, Mother and Friend. Love and Peace be with You all, in this difficult time.
Marsha Armstrong lit a candle
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Phone: (519) 344-3131
431 N. Christina St.
Sarnia, Ontario N7T 5V8