Robert (Bob) W. Burns
June 13, 1947 - October 4, 2013
Robert (Bob) W. Burns -66- born June 13, 1947 to Dorothy and Orvil Burns passed away October 4, 2013 in Salem where he happily lived his entire life. Robert served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and worked as a mechanic/welder/fabricator once he returned home from the war. Robert enjoyed playing guitar, shooting trap, and photography. Robert is survived by his son Phillip Burns, daughter-in-law Rachael Burns, grandson Jacob Burns of Salem, his brother Ron Burns, and wife Janet Burns, of Keizer. Robert will be forever missed but never forgotten by the people who loved him. A celebration of life will be planned at a later date.
Published in StatesmanJournal on Oct. 13, 2013