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Charles P. Burns

Company I-1

27 Jul 1938 - 25 Feb 2016

Place of Death: San Francisco, CA

Interment: Holy Cross Cemetery,  Colma, CA

It is with great regret and sorrow that we must notify you of the death of our Classmate, Charles Burns, on February 25, 2016 in San Francisco, CA, after a courageous battle with leukemia. 

Charles is survived by his wife, Vera; children, Amy, Timothy and his wife Laura, Patrick and his wife Colleen, Jenny and her husband John, Kathleen and her husband Christopher; and grandchildren, Julia, Jackson, Connor, Liam, Amanda, Charlotte, and Josephine. 

Vigil will be on March 5th at 10:30 AM at St. Cecelia's Church, 2555 Seventeenth Avenue, San Francisco, CA  94116 with funeral at 11:00 AM.  Burial services will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, 1500 Mission Road, Colma, CA  64014. 

Condolences may be sent to Vera at 28 Forest Side Avenue, San Francisco, CA  94127-1121   

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in memory of Charles be sent to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Donor Services, PO Box 4072, Pittsfield, MA  01202 or online at

Well done, Charlie.  Be thou at peace.


Class Memorial Pages\I-1 Charley Burns.pdf