DAVID C. BURNS(1933 - 2018)


Age 84 of Level Green, passed away in his home on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Dave was born on September 12, 1933 in Boardman, OH the son of the late Clarence and Mildred (Jenkins) Burns. Dave was a veteran of the US Army serving as a Sharp Shooter during the Korean War. He was a member of the Christian Life Church in Trafford, a Born Again Christian man who dedicated his entire life to God and his family. He enjoyed camping, fishing and traveling. Dave was a Mechanical Engineer and Senior Design Engineer earning seven patents from Westinghouse Nuclear and two patents at West Valley Demonstration. Dave is survived by his wife, Florence Regina (Vallance) Burns; his children, David Burns (Christina) of Monroeville, Michelle Burns-Libell (Michael) of Trafford and Duane Burns (Andrea) of Scottdale; his grandchildren, Desiree' Alba, Danielle Burns, Alexander Libell, Andrew Burns, Samantha Bagley, Jessica Libell and Mason Burns; 14 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Thomas R. Burns of New Mexico.  Family and friends will be received on Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., in the JOHN M. DOBRINICK FUNERAL HOME INC., 702 7th St., (State Rt. 130) Trafford.  Additional visitation will be Thursday from 10 a.m. To 10:45 a.m., in the Christian Life Church, 900 7th St., Ext. Trafford.  Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m., in the church with the Rev. Gary Simpson officiating Interment will follow with military honors in the Good Shepherd Cemetery, Monroeville.


Funeral Home

John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home
702 7th St Trafford, PA 15085

Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Sept. 10, 2018