by | Mar 31, 2017 | Obituaries

Virginia Beach —Anne Verner (Burg) passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017, peacefully with her family at her side.

A native of Montreal, Canada, she was pre-deceased by her parents Harry and Esther Leon, her sister Lya Joy Boles, and her two loving husbands, Harold Verner and Fred Burg. Anne was a graduate of Holy Name College and the Detroit Institute of Fashion and Interior Design. She resided in Virginia Beach since 1965. Anne was a trained lyric soprano who used her music both as a volunteer and in a paid setting in her youth.

Mrs. Verner is survived by her best friend and loving daughter, Leslie Verner, her loving son Charles Verner, and her daughter Ellen Tenenbaum (Sigmund), as well as her step-children Fay Silverman (Charles Silverman) and E. Dianna Burg (Gay Bouchakian), and her grandchildren Jonathan Marani, Samuel Silverman (Nicole Silverman), and Paul “PJ” Silverman.

Services were held with Rabbi Jeffrey Arnowitz officiating in H.D Oliver Funeral Apts. Contributions to Eastern Virginia Medical School or Virginia Beach General Hospital. Online condolences at