Burns, Richard "Dick"
Webster: Suddenly, 8/29, at 82. Survived by his dear wife Sigrid Albrecht Burns, cats Howie and Cooper, daughter Laura, brother LeGrand, MD (Cathy) of Berlin, VT, and niece, Andrea. Pre-deceased by his parents G. Richard, and Laura Cannon of Middlebury, VT, and daughter Jennifer Michaelson (Bill) of Lawrenceville, NJ. Mechanical engineer (Yale, '60) mainstay of the Bausch & Lomb, Instrument Division. Lifelong outdoor enthusiast and adult athlete, bicycle commuter and past President (etc) of the Rochester Bicycle Club, canoe racer, team triathlete, x-c skier, multi-talented inventor and craftsman. Slowed by dementia, he kept his characteristic buoyant good nature and gentle wit, to the end. Memorial TBD.
Published by Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on Sep. 1, 2013.