49 Third St. SE, PO Box 1278, Huron, SD 57350 • Ph: 605-352-6401 • Fax: 605-353-7457
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Records Sports Community Home 

William R. Burns, 83, of Artesian

Posted: Monday, Aug 12th, 2013




ARTESIAN William R. Burns, 83, of Artesian, died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at his home.

Burial will be held at a later date at Morgan Cemetery, Fedora.

William Robert Burns was born May 12, 1930, at Belevidere, to Frank and Elma (Stanlake) Burns. He was raised in several locations in South Dakota and attended Mitchell High School.

He married Violet Gerstenecker on June 12, 1950, at the Methodist Church in Pipestone, Minn. He worked at various jobs and later as a welder at Trail King in Mitchell. He enjoyed fishing and helping people with work.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Buddy; one infant daughter; and two half-sisters.

He is survived by his wife, Violet of Artesian; two daughters, Betty Eddy of Virginia and Bonnie Kidder of Howard; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Visit www.willoughbyfh.com.

For the complete article see the 08-10-2013 issue.

Click here to purchase an electronic version of the 08-10-2013 paper.


Share on Facebook











Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment







 

Copyright 2014 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal