Obituary Mary Louise Bergeson Pinehurst

Mary Louise Burgeson, 89, of Pinehurst, NC passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at her home with her daughter Susan, son-in-law Terrence and granddaughter Caitlyn present.

Mary was born July 16, 1931 in Evanston, IL to the late Roy and Alice Meyers Johnson. 

Mary was a Master Seamstress and Upholsterer for Gorac Studios in Wilmette, IL.  She was an avid golfer and loved to travel with her husband Carl.  She was an amazing interior decorator, wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend.  She loved life, had a warm smile and was a very kind and generous person throughout her life.   

Mary is survived by her son Thomas (Karen); daughters Susan O’Neill (Terrence) and Nancy Larsen (Eric); daughter-in-law Cathy; 9 grandchildren Kimberly, Carl, Jana, Bradley, Sean (Amanda), Caitlyn (Chad) and soon to be great-grandchild, Daniel (Karyn), Greg and Keith; numerous nieces and nephews and other extended family.   

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband Carl William Burgeson, Jr., in 2019.    

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Services entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Pinehurst.   

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