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Obituary for EUGENE J. BURNS

EUGENE J. BURNS age 85. Beloved husband of Therese M. (nee Zeitz). Loving father of Kathleen M. Bernard of Virginia, Patrice M. Gerseny (Robert) of New Hampshire, Susan B. Sentell (John) of Illinois, and James A. (Nanci) of New York. Dear grandfather of Andrew, Michael and Erin Bernard; Laura and Helen Gerseny; Katherine and Jack Sentell; Thomas and Julianne Burns and great grandfather of 3. United States Army Veteran. A 1954 graduate of John Carroll University, Gene retired after 30 years with Ohio Bell Telephone/AT&T as Director of Purchasing, and 7 years at Baldwin Wallace College as Business Manager. Passed away July 26, 2017. Funeral Mass, St. Angela Merici Church 20970 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park Saturday July 29, at 10:00 AM. Interment Lakewood Park Cemetery. Friends may call in THE McGORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME OF WESTLAKE, 25620 CENTER RIDGE RD. (WEST OF COLUMBIA) FRIDAY 4-7 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Gene’s memory to the Guardian Angel Fund of St. Angela Merici Church or a charity of your choice.

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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
McGorray-Hanna Funeral Home of Westlake

25620 Center Ridge Road
Westlake, OH 44145





10:00 AM
St. Angela Merici Church

20970 Lorain Road
Fairview Park, OH 44126

Cemetery Details


Lakewood Park Cemetery

22025 Detroit Road
Rocky River, OH 44116


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