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Burbage, Elizabeth “Betty” February 7, 1936 - January 13, 2022

Elizabeth Burbage left on her trip to Heaven on January 13.    She was predeceased by her parents: James and Margret Burbage, nee Evers; her brothers: Edward and his wife Patricia; Kevin and his wife Josephine; and her brother James; her sisters: Catherine and her husband Vincent Kazel and Margaret and her husband Denis O’Malley.  She is survived by her sisters: Rosaleen and Sister Joan S.C. and her sister-in law Maureen Burbage, as well as many loving cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

Visitation will be on Sunday January 23rd, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., at McGrath’s Funeral Home, 20  Cedar Street, Bronxville New York.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, January 24th, at St. Joseph’s Church, 15 Cedar Street, Bronxville, New York, at 9:45 a.m.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested that donations be made, in her name, to the Charity of your choice.

Calling Hours: 2 to 5 pm, Sunday, January 23, 2022

Mass: 9:45 am, Monday, January 24, 2022 at St. Joseph's Church, Bronxville

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    Bob Mallin says

    Betty;
    I never met anybody quite like you and I am sure I never will. You were the best!

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    Nic says

    Thank you. You impacted the lives of generations of children. You are incomparable, a gift from God and an absolute legend.

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    Joe BLUMENAUER says

    So sorry for your loss. Such a wonderful lady! She will be missed.

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    Sandra De Filippis says

    Betty, you were the first person who taught me how to combine theory and good nature to students. It was a pleasure to be next to you each school day. It all started with the 8th grade trips to Washington and ended with calls to each other at home. Thank you for your wisdom and wit.

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    Evelyn DiGuglielmo says

    So sorry for your loss. Betty was a good friend. She certainly left her mark on the lives of so many Dobbs Ferry student and colleagues. Will miss you Betty, but will never forget you!
    May you Rest In Peace🙏🏻🙏🏻

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    Ivy Wilensky says

    Betty was one of the kindest, warmest ladies I ever met. Always a warm greeting whenever she saw you or ask you about something you told her. She will be sorely missed. May she rest in peace and her memory be a blessing.

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      Mary Ann Salerno says

      Betty, you are so loved by everyone, especially your family. I will miss all are chats together on the phone. Because of all your trips I was able to see so much of Europe, We always had so many laughs together and I always loved when you said something to people joking around when you really did not even know them. My heart is broken by losing such a kind, funny and caring friend. RIP my friend until we meet again.

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    Joan O’KEEFFE says

    Betty,
    I always looked forward to meeting you. Kind, funny, witty, and supportive. You were a true gem. Thanks for all of your wisdom.

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