Cindy Marie (Burgess) Griesser-Corner of Vineyard Haven died at Mass General Hospital with her daughter by her side on Friday evening, August 11. She was 61.

Cindy was the wife of Timothy B. Corner and the mother of Holly Wallace of Oakland, Calif. and the sister of Joyce Boyd and Sylvia Olejarezm both of Vineyard Haven. Her son, Clinton Griesser, predeceased her on August 27 last year.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 26 at 11 a.m., officiated by the Rev. Dr. Roger Spinney at the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs. The family will receive visitors beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Donations may be made in her memory to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.

A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette. An online guestbook is available at