Emma A. Burish

Emma Burish, age 84, Shawano passed away January 25, 2021 at home to be with the lord.

Emma was born July 20, 1936 in the Town of Spruce, Oconto County to the late Jacob and Anna (Tienor) Burish.  She attended grade school in the Town of Spruce and graduated from Oconto Falls High School in 1954.  Emma moved to the Manitowoc area and worked as an office assistant for Mirro/Newell Aluminum until her retirement.  Emma moved to Shawano and settled in at the Glenderry apartments and enjoyed her time with neighbors in the community room, enjoyed reading, shopping, and tracking all costs, spending time with family and especially  attending Catholic Mass.

Emma is survived by Her Brother Donald (Mary) Burish, Kaukauna, also numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and acquaintances.  Special nephew Ronald (Susan) Lambrecht, Gillett and their family.

Emma was preceded in death by her parents, sisters; Marie, Alice, Annie, Rosie, Delores. Brothers; Clarence, Francis, and Jacob.

Services for Emma will be announced at a later date. Kuehl Funeral Home is honored to assist the family.

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