Miriam McGinty Thornburg died March 1. She was 88.

Mrs. Thornburg was born March 23, 1924. She was preceded in death by husband, Samuel; and sons, Peter and Tom (Alice). She is survived by children, Mary Krug (David), Bernadette Coughlin (Pat), Paul Thornburg (Sally), Sean Thornburg (Carol) and Michael Thornburg (Margaret); and 21 grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Friday, March 8, at the Madeleine Church. Memorial donations can be made to the Blanchet House, www.blanchethouse.org .