Friday, August 17, 2018 after a long battle with dementia. Beloved wife of the late Robert Burian; loving  mother of Darla (Marc) LaPlante, Laurie Burian, Donna (Gary) Landmann and the late Debra Chesley; dear daughter of the late August and Viola (nee Hoelscher) Ernst; dear sister of Laurine (Ralph) Hamm and the late August (surviving Betty) Ernst Jr.; our dearest grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, great-aunt and friend to many.

Services: Funeral at KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Saturday, August 25, 11:00  a.m. Interment Sunset Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Bethesda  Evangelical Church of St. Louis MO, St. Louis Assembly #3,  Order of the Rainbow for Girls, Alzheimer’s Association or the Kidney Foundation. Visitation Friday, 4-9 p.m.