Lily Burnham Obituary, Beloved Clawson High School Sophomore Has Sadly Passed Away

Lily Burnham Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that the Clawson High School community mourns the sudden and unexpected passing of Lily Burnham, a beloved sophomore. Lily’s presence was a beacon of positivity and resilience, and her untimely departure has left a void that will be deeply felt by all who knew her. Lily was not just a student; she was an integral part of the ASD Center Program in Clawson since her preschool years.

Throughout her educational journey, she touched the lives of many within the district, leaving an indelible mark with her warmth, kindness, and infectious spirit. Lily’s ability to connect with others, regardless of differences, made her a cherished member of the school community. The news of Lily’s passing has cast a pall over Clawson High School, with students, teachers, and staff grappling with the shock of losing such a vibrant and wonderful young person. As a tight-knit community, the school is coming together to support one another during this difficult time, offering condolences and sharing memories of Lily’s impact on their lives.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, located at 1368 N. Crooks Rd. in Clawson, between 14-15 Mile Roads. The service is scheduled for Saturday, November 4, 2023, at 1 pm, with visitation beginning at 12 pm.

For those unable to attend in person, Lily’s obituary and a virtual tribute wall are available at, providing a space for friends and well-wishers to share their condolences and memories. As the Clawson community navigates this painful loss, the hashtag #WeAreCPS serves as a poignant reminder of the unity and support that will carry them through these challenging times. In honoring Lily’s memory, the community stands together, offering solace and strength to those who grieve the loss of a remarkable soul.