Feb 18, 1940 - Oct 9, 2019
Priscilla Burrows passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at home on October 9, 2019 (her late husband’s birthday) at the age of 79. She was born February 18, 1940 in Walkermine, CA to George and Lillian (Berndt) Hunsaker. She and her family moved to West Sacramento when she was just a year old, then to Sacramento when she was about 9 years old. She attended Elk Grove High School in 1954 where she met her future husband Virgil “Leo” Burrows and they were later married on June 15, 1958.
Priscilla worked as a secretary for over 30 years, but was a mother for 60 years. Her hobbies included sewing, reading books, and shopping. Priscilla was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. Priscilla is preceded in death by her husband Virgil “Leo” Burrows, her parents George Hunsaker and Lillian Berndt-Paquin, her step-dad Hubert Paquin, her brother Robert Day & sisters Patricia Bertschi.
She is survived by her children: Kalynn and Bruce James, Kimberly Burrows, Bryan and Terri Burrows and Daniel Burrows. Also survived by her grandchildren, Christina D’Antonoli, Richard Klatt, David James, Brittany Burrows, Heather James, Hallie Rose Burrows, as well as her great grandchildren Savanni, Alessandro (Alex), and Arianna D’Antonoli and Zane Klatt. Also survived by her brother John and Sylvia Hunsaker and numerous nieces and nephews. She was very appreciative of all of her dear friends and neighbors too many to name.
There will be a Remembrance Service on Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, 2:00 PM @ South East Lawn @
9189 E. Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624. A reception will immediately follow the service in the reception center located at the cemetery right next door to the chapel. There is also a Go Fund Me account set up to assist with funeral costs. It’s under funeral expenses for Priscilla Burrows. Any and all donations are appreciated.