Obituary – Terry Lee Burns

Terry Lee Burns

SEGUIN, Texas — Terry Lee Burns, 59, Seguin, Texas, formerly of Newcastle, died April 15, 2011.
Visitation with the family present will be 6-8 p.m., April 20, at the Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel, Sioux City, Iowa, and will resume at 9:30 a.m. until service time Thursday at the church.
Services will be held 10:30 a.m., April 21, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Newcastle, with Rev. David Liewer officiating. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Newcastle.


Serving as pallbearers will be Gary Burns, Mike Weaver, Gary Hoblit, Larry Brostad, Bob Oglevie and Mike Hans.
Terry was born April 20, 1951, in Laurel, to Adrian Seth and Emma Marie (Berg) Burns. He grew up in Obert, and was a 1969 graduate of Kelbert High School. He attended the University of Nebraska in 1970, where he studied mechanical engineering. Terry graduated from Southeast Community College in 1971 with a specialty as a manufacturing technician. He was a self-taught electrician and later became a master electrician where he was licensed in Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.
Terry was a member of the South Sioux Eagles and South Sioux Moose Lodge and the Elks Lodge #112.
Survivors include his daughter, Kari Ann Burns, and partner, Debra Lara; son, Scott J. Burns and wife, Faith; grandchildren, Nicholas and Zachary Sawyer and Makayla and Annalicia Burns; brothers, Gary Burns and wife, Linda; Keith Burns and wife, Ann; sister, Doreen Dunnihoo; numerous nieces, nephews, other loving family and friends.
His parents and his wife, Carol Ann Burns, preceded him in death.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.