November 17, 2011

Memorial service for Wendy Burr to be Saturday, Nov. 19

A memorial service to celebrate Wendy Burr’s life is planned for Saturday, Nov. 19, at 3 p.m., in Benton Chapel at Vanderbilt University, 411 21st Ave. South. Mrs. Burr, who died Nov. 1, was the wife of Ian Burr, M.D., professor of Pediatrics, emeritus, and former chair of the department.

A reception will follow adjacent to the chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests any donations be made to the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt or the Ronald McDonald House.