In memory of
Lawrence D. "Buddy" Burns Jr.
Lawrence D. "Buddy" Burns, Jr. CARROLL: Lawrence D. "Buddy" Burns, Jr., age 80, of Carroll, died Thursday, October 13, 2016 at his residence after a courageous year-long battle with cancer. Born January 20, 1936 in Shawnee, OH to the late Lawrence D. & Bernice (Moody) Burns, Sr., he was a 1954 graduate of Shawnee High School. He was a retired electrician with IBEW Local #683. He especially enjoyed fishing and other activities with his grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Burns in 1995; son, Lawrence "Larry" Burns, III last December; sister, Elaine Higgins; and brother, Bill Burns. He is survived by children, Rick D. (Sandy) Burns, Carroll, Debbie J. (Brett) Zwahlen, Carroll, Tammy S. (Robert) Schulze, Dublin, Greg D. Burns, Carroll; grandchildren, Shayne, Ben, and Julianna Burns, Zach and Tyler Zwahlen, Brad, Joe, and Jennifer Schulze; sisters, Peggy McGruder, Marsha (Ron) Hinton, Connie Burns; brothers, Robert "Bobby" Burns and Rick Burns; nieces and nephews. Friends may visit 2-4 & 6-8 pm Sunday at the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME, 650 W. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester, and also 11am -1 pm Monday prior to the funeral service at 1 pm. Interment will follow at Betzer Cemetery. Online condolences at www.spencefuneralhome.com
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