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Frank W. Burns


Frank W. Burns

It is with sadness we announce the passing of Frank Wilson Burns, age 79, of Amherst, NS.  Frank passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 16, 2020 in the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre.

Born in Shinimicas, NS, he was the son of the late Raymond and Isabelle (Fraser) Burns.

He is survived by his wife Betty, Amherst; sons Robert, Ontario and Raymond, Halifax, NS; step-children, Tom (Sheila Lake) Chappell, Tidnish Bridge, NS, Tony (Debbie) Chappell, Fenwick, NS and Jackie Lines, Amherst, NS; sister-in-law Shirley Burns, Trail, BC.

He was predeceased by his brother Kenny Burns and Wally Burns.

Frank was a kind and loving man who will be missed dearly by his wife Betty and his step-children.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Jones Family Funeral Centre, 70 Church St., Amherst, NS (902-667-8777) where cremation has taken place.  There will be no visitation or service.

Donations in memory of Frank may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Frank's online memorial at or through the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook Page.

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