Margaret Mary Burns (nee Vogt), of Saint Charles, MO, passed away Saturday, October 15, 2022, at the age of 97. Beloved wife of the late Robert A. Burns; devoted daughter of the late William and Agnes Vogt; loving mother of Ruth Ann (the late Michael) Koch, Robert (Judy) Burns, Walter (Susan) Burns, Jim (Robin) Burns, Jerry (Donna) Burns, Joe (Janet) Burns, and the late Jean (Rich surviving) Vogler; cherished grandmother of Dennis, Kevin, Maria, David, Allen, Stephen, David, Julia, Angela, Brian, Missy, Raymond, Charlene, Jerome, Carrissa, the late Robert II, and the late Shelly; treasured great-grandmother to many; precious great-great-grandmother of one; dear sister of Emma (Robert) Billing; beloved sister-in-law, aunt, cousin, and friend to many. She was preceded in death by her three sisters, Mary Jane (Roy) Alfred, Louise (the late Ray Arnold and the late Alfred Peth) Peth, and Irene (Gene) Knoblauch; her five brothers, Lawrence Vogt, Br Norbert Vogt SJ, George (Betty surviving) Vogt, William (Viola) Vogt, and Donald (Janet) Vogt; and her two brother-in-laws, Edward Burns and Vincent (Marion) Burns.
Margaret was a proud woman of faith and loved praying the rosary. Together with her husband Robert of 54 years, Margaret raised their seven children while working on the farm and gardening. They shared their garden with the community over the years by selling produce along with homemade cakes and jellies at the St. Charles Farmer's Market and from their home. Margaret enjoyed bingo, playing games with family, quilting, and the Cardinals. She was an excellent cook and was best known for her delicious pies.
Margaret was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Memorials may be made in Margaret's name to the American Cancer Society or a charity of the donor's choice.
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