BURNS, Gerald T. “Jerry”, 72, of Bethlehem, died Tuesday, September 26, 2000 in Wheeling Hospital.
Jerry was born May 14, 1928 in Wheeling, a son of the late James G. and Lena Staib Burns.
He was retired from Sheet Metal Workers Local No. 33, Martins Ferry, Ohio and was a member of Bethlehem United Presbyterian Church.
In addition to his parents, Jerry was preceded in death by a brother, William Burns; a sister, Marjorie Caruth; a grandson, Amos Chesser; and a great-grandson, Justin Schubert.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Betty L. Whitecotton Burns; a daughter, Debraha L. Feenerty and her husband, Albert; two sons, Charles W. Burns and his wife, Sue of Gillette, Wyo and James G. Burns and his wife, Tina Marie of Hamler, Ohio; two brothers, Robert Burns and his wife, Kathryn of Bethlehem and James Burns and his wife, Kathleen of Bethlehem; thirteen and 3 great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 pm, Friday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, where funeral services will be held at 11 am, Saturday, September 30, 2000, with the Pastor Cindy J. Foster officiating. Entombment will be in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park Mausoleum.