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700 8th Street
Greeley, CO 80631
Phone: 970-351-0130
Fax: 970-353-4028

Luther "Harry" Harold Burns

July 22, 1946 - September 20, 2019
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Luther “Harry” Burns, 73, of Greeley, passed away unexpectedly on September 20th, 2019 after being hospitalized due to injuries suffered from a fall. Harry was born in Bakersfield, California to Nell (Ramsey) and William Burns on July 22, 1946.

He was a lifelong athlete and attended Adams State University on a track scholarship, later obtaining a Master Degree in special education from the University of Northern Colorado.

Harry loved his work at Banner Behavioral Health and felt he was able to “help the very best people at the worst times of their lives.”

Harry is survived by his wife, Fran Burns; his children, Rob (Judy) Johnston, Mya (Pete Brown) Walker, Kyle and Kellin (Allison) Burns; siblings, Gary (Cathy) Burns and Gay Victoria; grandchildren; nieces & nephews.

The celebration of Harry’s life will be held at Zoe’s, 715 10th Street, Greeley, on Thursday, September 26th at 10:00am.

In Lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to The City and Beyond/Christ Community Church or the National Forest Foundation
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    Thursday September 26, 2019 | 10:00am
    Thursday September 26, 2019 10:00am
    Zoe's Cafe & Event Center
    715 10th St.
    Greeley, CO 8031
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Robert Waltman

Posted at 08:06am
Mr. Burns, Coach Burns and mentor was my experience with Harry Burns from Fountain High School, and later to meet with him in Greeley. Harry was a great influence on my life and many others who were touched by his kindness and inspiration to do your best. Always encouraging and looking out for others in such a positive way. Truly a man who has made a positive difference in so many lives will be missed but never forgotten.

Rick Kelly

Posted at 11:40am
Harry was a great man, always had time to talk. Would of loved to see him once more but I know he's happy and free

Shelly Cox

Posted at 10:58am
I loved Harry! I feel so fortunate to have seen him at the Boz Skaggs concert. I know his kind spirit will continue to bless the world!
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Robyn Juba

Posted at 08:36am
I worked with Harry for many years and admired the work he did with others so much. We planted flowers on the back patio of PsychCare together to create a peaceful atmosphere for patients. He made a positive impact in the lives of so many. He will be missed. I will never forget one of his favorite quotes, "And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than pthe risk it took to blossom." 🌸 Anais Nin
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