Aloysius J. Burns Jr., 72 of Ashland, passed away unexpectedly Sunday at Geisinger-Danville.
He was born on October 6, 1950 in Ashland the son of the late Martha (Hutnick) and Aloysius J. Burns Sr.
Al was the husband of Debra A. (Stoker) Burns, they have been married over 44 years.
He was of the Catholic faith and was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Parish-Ashland.
Al was a graduate of North Schuylkill High School class of 1969.
He worked for PennDot as a laborer for over 35 years prior to retirement.
Al enjoyed computers, going out to dinner and spending time with family. He loved his animals especially his late dogs Lady, Daisey, and Cinnamon.
In addition to his wife he is survived by; son Aloysius “AJ” J. Burns III (Kim Harner), Ashland; sister Anna Spieles (Fred), Ashland; sister Barbara Burns, Ashland; grandchildren Aloysius IV & Sadie-Mea; brother in law Richard Stoker (Gail Zerby), Longview Terrace; nephews Mark & Jody Spieles, Harrisburg; great nieces Mackenzie & Emily Spieles; beloved dog Zoey.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Saturday, January 21st from 10-11 AM at the funeral home. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday at the funeral home at 11AM with Rev. Giuseppe C. Esposito officiating. Interment with will be private at the family’s request.
Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home Inc., 901 Centre St, Ashland PA 17921has been entrusted with the arrangements.