Beatrice Ann Burns

Burns, Beatrice Ann

Sep 9, 1930 – May 1, 2018

Survived by husband of 65 years, James E. Burns; children: Brother James M. Burns, Mark Burns (Kathy), Ann Marie Baker, Jeannine Oakley (Steve), Timothy Burns (Mikki), Patrice Masson, and Cindy St. George (Paul); fourteen grandchildren: Amy Siebels, Kimberly Keister, Kelly Olsen, Michael Burns, Jakim Baker, Jennifer Oakley, Tucker Oakley, Mackenzie Payton, TJ Burns, Madeline Burns, Gabrielle and Maria Masson, Warren and Carly Bea St. George; nine great-grandchildren: Natalie, Maggie and Owen Siebels, Alexus and Jackson Keister, Stella, Knox and Ezra Olsen, and Rita Marie Langer Payton.; brothers, Jack Langer and Urban Leo Langer; sister-in-law, Vivian Langer; many cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Bea was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Margaret (Lustgraaf) Langer; sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Larry Smith; brother, Eugene Langer; brother and sister-in-law, Art and Mary Ann Langer; sister, Mary Langer; brothers-in-law, Robert Burns, Leo Conway, and John R. Burns; sister-in-law, Patti Burns.

The family will receive friends on Friday, May 4th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm.  VISITATION: Saturday, May 5th from 9:30am to 10:30am at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, 15353 Pacific, followed by MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL at 10:30am.  GRAVESIDE SERVICE: Sunday, May 6th at 9am at St. Patrick Cemetery in Neola, Iowa.  In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to West Omaha Diamond Kiwanis; Brothers of the Sacred Heart; or Inbound.




  • Paul Wedel Posted May 3, 2018 8:06 am

    Jim & Family, I am so sorry to read of your beautiful wife’s death.I know your faith in God will guide you through this era of Sorrow & Healing. It’s hard to believe it was 50 years ago we met.

  • Rebecca Alexander Posted May 4, 2018 11:57 am

    Brother James, we are sorry for your loss and will be praying for you and your family during this time.

    Sacred Heart Cafeteria Ladies

  • Gordon and Glee Claussen Posted May 16, 2018 6:30 pm

    I remember fondly, conversations with Bea in the Phoenix Five lounge. Gordy and I send prayers and our condolences to you, Jim, and your family.

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