Robert E. (Bob) Burns

Robert E. (Bob) Burns

Columbus - Robert E. Burns (Bob) passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020 in Columbus, Ohio.

He was a 1971 graduate of Aurora High School. He attended Marietta College where he earned a degree in political science. At Ohio State University, he received his law degree.

In high school, he played tuba and clarinet in the band, was in the National Honor Society, chess club and drama club.

He was employed for 30 years as an attorney for the National Regulatory Research Institute at O.S.U. An avid fan of football, he held season tickets to all the O.S.U. games.

Preceded in death by his father, Robert J. Burns, survived by his mother, Barbara, wife Patricia, sons Michael (Telli) and James. Grandson Jackson Robert (J.R.). Five siblings: Ron (Paulette), Kathy Sanicky (Jeff), Jeff (Mollie), Laura Lamberty (Pete) and Chuck.

Graveside services were held in Columbus.

Posted online on November 25, 2020