Allen Edward Burns, Aug. 8, 1922-April 10, 2010

Aug 31, 2015


Allen Edward Burris, 87, Sandusky, passed away Saturday, April 10, 2010, in Stein Hospice Care Center.

He was born in Prichard, W.Va., Aug. 8, 1922, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He worked for Union Local 42 Plumbers and Pipe Fitters for many years.

Allen is survived by his companion, Betty Taylor of Sandusky; sons, Al (Nancy) Burris, Carl (Vicki) Burris and Ray (Kay) Burris, all of Pennsylvania; grandchildren, Tim, Cara, Meggan, Amanda and Justine; great-grandchildren, Kamden, Airianna and Alexis; sisters, Katherine Ash of Milan and Marlene Klein of Huron; brothers, Kenneth Burris of Huron and George Burris of Vickery; and stepdaughter, Charlotte (Kevin) Taylor of Union, Ky.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Allen L. and Ada (Hall) Burris; brothers, Gilbert Burris and Sanford Burris; and sisters, Meerzie Canterbury and Gertrude Jenkins.

There will be no visitation; private family services will be observed.

Memorial contributions may be made to Back to the Wild, P.O. Box 423, Castalia, OH 44824.

Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is assisting the family with the arrangements. Condolences may be shared at