Marlene Elizabeth Burns, 70, a retired veterinary assistant, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in Decatur.
No services are scheduled at this time.
Marlene was born Aug. 1, 1943, in Milwaukee, Wis., to Richard and Mary (Zager) Bourne. She married Robert Henry Burns Jr. on April 13, 1975, in Burlington, Wis.
Survivors include her husband, Bob Burns of Paradise; sons Lee Shepard and wife, Kelly, and Jason Shepard and wife, Jennifer, both of Sun Prairie, Wis.; grandchildren Brendan, Cassie, Mara, Kaden and Kyler; brother Michael Bourne of Menominee Falls, Wis.; and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Marvin Bourne.