Colin Thomas Burns

Passed 09/25/2019

Obituary for Colin Thomas Burns

Colin Thomas Burns, age 89. Passed away on September 25, 2019 in Windsor, NS. Born in Halifax, Colin was the son of Thomas Burns and Florence Lynch. After serving 25 years in the RCN, he worked at Bedford Magazine. Colin was an avid hockey fan and enjoyed going to games. He is survived by his wife, Winifred, sons Daryl (Charlene) and Tony (Kathryn) daughter Tracey, brother Ernie, grandchildren Douglas (Lindsey), Jodie, Cody, and Alex. Great grandchildren, Hannah, Brody, Maggie.

Cremation has taken place no visitation or service upon request. Online condolences can be made at

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Dear Daryl and the Burns family. We deeply regret te passing of Collin. As others hav mentioned he had a ready smiley although sometimes we had to try to figure out what that smile meant. May he rest in peace.
- art and amrie
Daryl and family. Jimmy and I are so very sorry for your loss. May your father RIP. I remember going to hockey games with Jimmy and always seeing your Dad. He always had a smile for me. May God give him eternal rest. Thinking of you during this sad time. Love Charmane and Jimmy
- Charmane Kay

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