Mable Burne, long-time resident of Forest Park, passed on Jan. 1, at the age of 91. She had three children with her late husband, Robert Burne: Dianne Burne-Mazzei, Margaret Burne-Whiting, and William Burne. She also had 10 grand children and was the great grandmother to 27. At age 63, Mable raised three of her grandchildren subsequent to a death in the family. During her life, she was active in several organizations in Forest Park: First United Church of Christ, the Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion Post #414, Seniors of Forest Park, and the Fraternal Order of the Eagles.
Services will be held on Jan. 5 between 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Conboy-Westchester Funeral Home, 10501 W. Cermak. The funeral will be held there the following day, beginning at 11 a.m., and she will be laid to rest at Forest Home Cemetery, 863 DesPlaines.