Obituaries


Catherine Marie Burt
June 2, 1947 - January 9, 2013


Catherine Marie Burt, 65, of Winona, died at home on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 surrounded by family.

An only child, Catherine was born June 2, 1947 in Portland, Oregon to Wyliss and Marilyn (Kulas) Larson. She attended Cotter High School and graduated in 1964. The following summer, on July 10, 1965, Catherine was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart, Clayton Burt, Jr. in Winona. They built a house in Minnesota City and lived there for a few years until moving to Winona. For over 48 years, Catherine worked as a CNA at St. Anne Extended Health Care in Winona. She and her family enjoyed camping during the summer, visiting Treasure Island Casino, and playing Bingo.

She is survived by her father, Wyliss Larson; husband of over 47 years, Clayton Burt, Jr.; daughters, Julie Strain and Michelle Burt; grandchildren, Zachery, Miranda, Jessica, and Jordan; great-grandchildren, Matthew and Owen; aunt, Evelyn Blagsvedt; and a cousin who was like a brother, Scott Larson. Catherine is preceded in death by her mother, Marilyn Larson, who died in 2010.

A gathering of friends and family will be held from 5-7pm on Monday, January 14, 2013 at Hoff Celebration of Life Center in Goodview.

Please share a memory of Catherine with her family and sign the online guestbook at www.hofffuneral.com.