It is with great sadness that the family of Robert Edward Burns announces his passing on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the age of 71 years.
Bob leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife Janice, son Shane, sister Margaret (Len) Gover, nephew Keith (Naoko) Gover and niece Karen (Raymond) De Benedetto. He was predeceased by his parents Elmer and Rose Burns.
Bob loved hiking, gardening, photography and rollercoasters. He will be fondly remembered for his devotion to family, his kind and generous nature and his lovely smile.
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9654-74 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, with visitation one hour prior. Memorial donations in Bob’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Cross Cancer Institute.