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Edward Mearl Burns
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1895
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1967
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Altoona, PA: Altoona Mirror, issue of Saturday, 4 February 1911, p. 2, col. 7

EVENTS IN SOCIETY

The home of Mr. and Mrs. William Burns, 311 Sixth avenue, on Tuesday evening was the scene of a most enjoyable surprise party, in honor of their son, Mearl, who has passed his seventeenth milestone. The evening was spent in various games and many solos were rendered by Mr. Leslie Ott, and many card tricks were performed by Professor Thomas Torrens. At midnight a delicious luncheon was served. Then at an early h our they departed for their homes. Those present were: Misses Mattie Ott, Mary Yingling, Ella Conrad of East Freedom, Lillian Burns, Verne Koeher, Mary Plank, Ruth Wolf, Stella Miles, Pearl Ott, Alice Slack, Mary Burns, Grace Hoover, Helen Eby, Florence Greenick, Catharine Burns, Mrs. Mary Burns, Mrs. Emma Burns, Messrs. Charlie Ott, Clare Kocher, Mart Wolf, Earnest Bagnol, Leslie Ott, Leo Holland, Thomas Torence, Harry Burns, Paul Drake, Joseph Watson, Guy Coffman, Clyde Fry, Mearl Burns, Gay Ott, Francis Burns, Clyde Nicodemus, Ed Fassio, Charles Burns, William Burns and W. Condrin.
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Altoona, PA: Altoona Mirror, issue of Thursday, 19 October 1967

EDWARD MEARL BURNS

Of 1602 11th St., died at 10.05 p.m. yesterday in Valley View Home after an extended illness. He was born in Altoona Feb. 1, 1895, a son of Mr. and Mrs. William Burns. Surviving are his wife, Margaret; three children, a step-daughter, 10 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and several brothers and sisters. Friends will be received in the Hickey Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow.
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Altoona, PA: Altoona Mirror, issue of Friday, 20 October 1967, p. 19, col 6 (correction) & p. 32, col. 6 (funeral notice)

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Survivors of Edward Mearl Burns of 1602 11th St., include two sisters and three brothers, Mrs. Laura Burket of Claysburg; Samuel of Deep Creek, Md., and Mrs. Catherine Ostrander, Francis and Clyde of Altoona.
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BURNS -- Services for Edward Mearl Burns of 1602 11th St. will be held at the Hickey Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Saturday by the Rev. William Underwood. Friends will be received at the Hickey Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. today.
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Thomas Burns (1856 - 1915)
  Emma Sophia Weyandt Burns (1860 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret E. Watters Burns (1898 - 1982)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary E. Burns Grau (1881 - 1962)*
  William A. Burns (1883 - 1927)**
  Harry L. Burns (1886 - 1940)*
  Charles S. Burns (1889 - 1958)*
  Samuel Ira Burns (1891 - 1970)*
  Edward Mearl Burns (1895 - 1967)
  Clyde M Burns (1899 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Greenwood Cemetery, Logan Twp. Blair Co. PA
Photographed and transcribed 26 June 2010 by Michael S. Caldwell

AT REST / EDWARD M. BURNS / 1895 -- 1967
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Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Michael S. Caldwell
Record added: Jul 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54926386
Edward Mearl Burns
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
Edward Mearl Burns
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
Edward Mearl Burns
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
 
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