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Jerry Burns

June 29, 1948 — November 15, 2022

Wooster, Ohio

Jerry Burns, 74, of Wooster, went home to be with Jesus, Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at Smithville Western Care Center.

Roberts Funeral Home-Sherwood Chapel, Wooster is assisting the family.  A Celebration of Life will be Sunday from 1 to 4 at the College Hills Retirement Community Center. Private burial will be at Apple Creek Cemetery. Online tributes may be made at Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio`s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd. Wooster, Ohio 44691.

Jerry was born June 29, 1948, in Apple Creek, Ohio to Brad and Mary {Sanders} Burns.

He married Peggy Parker on May 2, 1970. 

Jerry owned his own drywalling and painting business. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, golf, bowling, singing and listening to gospel music. Jerry loved Jesus and spending time with his family and friends. Quality time with loved ones meant the world to Jerry.

Jerry will be deeply missed by his wife; children Jason (Jenn Morris) Burns of Massillon, Lisa (Adam) Malone of Wooster; grandchildren Cohen, Grayson, and Easton; brothers Roy (Karen), Ronnie (Jackie), Larry (Connie), Kenny (Carol) Burns; sisters Eileen Rutkin; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, sister Elaine Auston-Wilson and brothers Duane, Jay, Dorwin, and Danny.

Many thanks to the staff of Ohio`s Hospice LifeCare and Smithville-Western Care Center for their support to the family.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Jerry Burns, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Sunday, November 20, 2022

1:00 - 4:00pm (Eastern time)

College Hills Retirement Community Center

905 Portage Rd., Wooster, 44691

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