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Jacob LeRoy "Jake" Burns
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1903
Death: Oct. 21, 1986

Died at Spring Garden Township, York County, Pennsylvania, at the age of 83 years, 8 months, and 15 days.

Buried at Jefferson Cemetery on Friday October 24, 1986.

Married on April 24, 1926 at York County, Pennsylvania, to Florence Shaffer.

J. L. Burns

JEFFERSON J. L. "Jake" Burns, 83, of 25 York St., who was a retired auto parts manager, died at 6:15 a.m. Tuesday at Memorial Hospital, York. He was the husband of Florence (Shaffer) Burns.
The service will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Sauter Funeral Home, 175 N. Main St., Spring Grove. Burial will be in Jefferson Cemetery. Visitation will be 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Mr. Burns was born in Codorus Township, the son of the late Jacob Calvin and Harrietta (Gentzler) Burns.
He had retired after 36 years of employment with Cooper's Motors, Hanover. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. He was a life member of both the Jefferson Fire Company and of Friendship Hose Company, Spring Grove. Also, he was a member of Jefferson Brothers of the Brush, of Jefferson Sportsmen's Club, of Jefferson Baseball Association and of American Association of Retired Persons Jefferson Area Chapter 3369.
Mr. Burns also is survived by a daughter, Phyllis B. Hoover, W. Hoke St., Spring Grove; five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and a brother, Stewart C. Burns, Spring Grove RD 3.
Officiating at the service will be his pastor, the Rev. Allan S. Wysocki.
Family links: 
  Jacob Calvin Burns (1878 - 1943)
  Harrietta Gentzler Burns (1879 - 1940)
  Florence Shaffer Burns (1904 - 2007)*
  Jacob LeRoy Burns (1903 - 1986)
  Robert W. Burns (1920 - 1982)**
*Calculated relationship
Note: Same stone as Florence S.
Jefferson Cemetery
Jefferson (York County)
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: BARRY MILLER
Record added: May 25, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5481631
Jacob LeRoy Jake Burns
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