Ramona Kay ‘Monie’ (Smith) Burget
April 13, 1939 - June 10, 2019
Ramona Kay “Monie” (Smith) Burget, 80, Martinsburg, went home to be with the Lord Monday morning at the Altoona Center for Nursing Care following an extended illness.
She was born in Roaring Spring, daughter of the late Frank and Alma (Pollard) Smith. On Nov. 30, 1958, she married Raymond C. Burget.
In addition to her husband, surviving are four children: David C. Burget and wife, Lynn, in Florida, Duane C. Burget and wife, Missi, of Altoona, Danny C. Burget and wife, Sylvia, of Martinsburg, and Linda K. Allison and husband, Mark, of Williamsburg; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three siblings: Roberta Heuston of Roaring Spring, Mary Kirkham of Duncansville and Tommy Smith and wife, Sandy, of Roaring Spring; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by an infant grandson, Nathaniel Lee Burget; and nine siblings: Clair, Ruth Miller, Betty Olivieri, Pete, Darlene Bowers, Dean, Benny, Wilford and Gary.
Monie was a 1958 graduate of Morrison Cove High School. She retired from the Spring Cove School District cafeteria after 29 years of service. She had also worked at Darlene’s Restaurant in Roaring Spring. Monie was a member of the Church of the Brethren.
She enjoyed cooking, traveling, poems and reading. Monie especially loved her children, family and friends.
Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 13, 2019, at Todd T. Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Roaring Spring, and from 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, June 14, 2019, at Albright Church of the Brethren, Pastor Charles Brewbaker officiating. Interment will be made in Fairview Cemetery, Martinsburg.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Monie’s memory may be given to Altoona Center for Nursing Care, 1020 Green Ave., Altoona, PA 16601 or to Grane Hospice, 115 Union Ave., Altoona, PA 16602.