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.
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Published by Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on Sep. 1, 2013.