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Patrick Frank Burns

February 6, 1948 ~ April 16, 2020 (age 72)

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Patrick F. Burns


Sodus Point, NY:  Entered into rest peacefully after declining health on (Thursday) April 16, 2020 at age 72.

Predeceased by his parents: Frank and Gladys Burns; father in law: Stu Hotchkiss; sister in law: Laura Hotchkiss Hefley.

Pat proudly served our country in the United States Marine Corps. from 1966-1970.  His time in service included: three tours in Vietnam resulting in the receipt of two Purple Hearts.  Pat was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt, fish and wood work.  Patrick had a passion for music and enjoyed playing the piano.  He loved his pets, especially his dog, Sassy Blue.

Survived by his wife: Diane Hotchkiss Burns; sons: Jason Burns and Patrick F. Burns, Jr.; grandson: Ethan Burns; mother in law: Anne Hotchkiss; step-son: Joshua LaBouve; sister: Kristine (Wayne) Lyman; brother: Frank (Cheryl) Burns, Jr.; sister in law: Judy Hotchkiss-Leistman; many extended family members and friends.

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