Ronald "Jack" Burns age 85 residing in Milan, Ohio passed away suddenly late Sunday morning at Admiral's Pointe in Huron.
He was born on September 14, 1927 in Tariff, West Virginia to the late Ola and Opal (Simmons) Burns.
Jack was a U.S Air Force Veteran serving during both World War II and the Korean War.
Jack retired from the carpenters union after many years of service. He enjoyed fishing, the Cleveland Indians, playing the Ohio Lotto, spending his winters in Arizona, and most enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by five daughters Debbie (Ed) Morris of Akron, Rhonda (Tony) Spinelli of New Port Richey, FL, Jackie (Greg) Ogle of Sandusky, Bev "Rae" (Bob) Ryan of Huron, and Sharon (Scott) Boake of Largo, FL; two sons Gary (Clarissa) Burns and Bob (Kim) Burns both of Milan; sixteen grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister Rachel Hemmer of Milan; two brothers Jimmie Burns of Sandusky, and Dick Burns of Oklahoma; and several nieces, nephews and relatives.
Including his parents Jack is preceded in death by his daughter Denise A. Burns; one son Rick Burns; one grandson Samuel Patrick Johns; four brothers Barney, Bill, Pete, and Bob Burns; and one sister Eula Curtis.
Friends may call on Sunday from 1PM until time of Memorial Service at 2PM in the Groff Funeral Home and Crematory-Milan Chapel, 1 S. Main St. Milan, Ohio. The Rev. Anthony Recker will officiate. Burial will take place in Oakland Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 6800 W. Central Ave., Ste D-1 Toledo, Ohio 43617; or to Cancer Services of Erie County, 505 E. Perkins Ave. Sandusky, Ohio 44870.
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