Mary Jo Burns, 48, of Richmond, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2008, at her home.
Mary Jo was born Aug. 29, 1959 in Leavenworth, Kan. She married Michael L. Burns of Leavenworth, Kan., on April 14, 1980; he preceded her in death on Sept. 27, 2005. Mary Jo worked as an LPN for several years. She was of the Christian faith.
Survivors include: six sons and two daughters-in-law, Matt Burns and his wife, J.R., of Orrick, Stephan Burns of Farmington, Shawn Jones and his wife, Melissa, of Leavenworth, Kan., Brien Jones of Cameron, Jackson Burns of Richmond, and Michael Burns of Peculiar; and three grandchildren, Jasmine Burns, Eric Burns and Aaron Davis.
In addition to her parents and husband, one sister preceded her in death.
Memorial graveside services will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 22, at Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, Kan.
Arrangements are under the direction of Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond.