Stanley Burns Jr.

Alameda, California

1923 - 2013

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Stanley Burns was a wonderful gentle man. I am so glad that he found a companion, Elaine, and had so many good friends. Stanley was always there for friends, a truly beautiful and loving soul. He was a brilliant artist. I am so glad that after he died that some one treasured his artwork! I treasure his memory, although I have not seen him for likely 40 years or so.

One of his product design mock ups

I went to the estate sale at his home last weekend, and was amazed at his talent. I bought many of his childhood drawings ( which were truly prodigy-level work), and lots of product design sketches, along with a Few turpentine and paint can mock ups from his days in design. I would have bought all of it, if I could have. I am planning on framing some of his childhood drawings, as they are simply beautiful. I live just a few doors down, so his soul will stay in the neighborhood, displayed...

Stan sounds like a remarkable guy ~
Sending deepest sympathies to all of Stan's dear friends.


Stanley's Obituary

Stanley Burns, JrJul 23, 1923-Apr 18, 2013Resident of AlamedaStanley Burns, Jr. passed away peacefully in his Alameda home where he had lived much of his life. Stan was born in Oakland, CA to Olga and Stanley Burns, Sr. At the age of 19 Stan enlisted in the Army and served 4 years during WWII as...

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