Lewis A. "Wege" Burns Jr., 69, of Leechburg, passed away Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, at Grey's Personal Care Home in Kittanning. He was born Aug. 5, 1952, in Natrona Heights, a son of the late Lewis A. Burns Sr. and Lucy V. (Rua) Burns. Lewis had been employed in the maintenance department by Allegheny Ludlum Steel in West Leechburg for 35 years before retiring in 2005. He was an avid Steelers fan and member of the Leechburg Moose Lodge No. 102. Survivors include his two sons, Donavon A. Burns (Danielle), of Parks Township, and Brandon E. Burns, of West Leechburg; three grandsons, Xavier, Chase and Cruz; a brother, Eugene T. Burns (Barbara), of North Apollo; and three sisters, Margaret Law (Alan), of Baton Rouge, La., Shirley Callaghan (David), of Allegheny Township, and Doreen F. Schrecengost (Todd), of Kittanning. Private funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the CLAWSON FUNERAL & CREMATION CENTER, 170 Main St., Leechburg (724-842-1051). Condolences to the Burns family may be offered at www.clawsonfuneralhome.com
Published by The Valley News Dispatch on Nov. 24, 2021.