Ana “Elsie” Saez Burnett was born in Vieques, Puerto Rico, on Dec. 1, 1943, to the
union of Rafael Saez Camacho and Juana Alonso. She died May 2.
She was the oldest of six children and she was raised between two beautiful islands, St. Croix and Vieques.
Elsie was educated on the island of St. Croix. She subsequently held several occupations;
with homemaker being her most cherished. She loved gardening and growing fruits.
Ana Elsie met and accepted the Lord Christ as her personal Lord and Savior as an adult.
She became a fervent witness and servant of the Lord Jesus Christ. She testified of His love and mercies toward her to all she met. She was NOT ashamed of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. She believed.
Elsie is survived by her husband, Dennison Burnett; her children, Emma Curry (Larry),
Pablo Corcino, Pamela Thomas and Patricia Laurencin; her grandchildren, Tavia Thompson,
Ana Francois, Christina Francois, Larry Curry Jr., Pamela “Denise” Jackson (Marcus), Patrick
Thomas, Tee-Jay Thomas, Romeo Thomas, Darshenequa “Darsh” Coleman, Kynara “KB” Sampy
and Marcus Sampy Jr; her great-grandchildren, Alaiyah Owens, Jaiden Owens, Marcus “JR” Jackson, Micah Miller, Julien Jackson, DeWayne “DJ” Scott and Roman “Romie” Jackson; and her siblings, Angel “Guisin” Guadalupe (Olga), Victor “Vitin” Guadalupe Sr., Ana “Annie” Tobienne and sister-in-law, Iris M. Saez.
She is also survived by a beautiful host of nieces, nephews and cousins, along with her last surviving uncle, Juan Alonso (Gregoria).
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Julio Alonso Rexach and Flora Davis
Mann; her parents, Rafael Saez and Juana Alonso Guadalupe; her siblings, Rafael Saez, Julio
Saez; and grandson, Dennis “Denny” Gabriel Sampy.