In Loving Memory of Winifred A. Burns

October 24, 1922
Bronx, NY
February 17, 2019
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


St. Pius X Church

Mass of Christian Burial

834 Brookside Drive,
CT 06824

Friday, February 22, 2019 10:00 a.m.


Oak Lawn Cemetery

1530 Bronson Road,
CT 06824

February 22, 2019

Family Gathering


Winifred Ann Burns

Winifred Ann (Nan) Burns, age 96, of Fairfield, beloved wife of the late John J. Burns, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 17, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Center in Trumbull. Born in the Bronx, NY one of eleven children to the late James and Catherine Kelly, she had been a Fairfield resident since 1952. Nan was a devoted Catholic and an active parishioner and daily communicant of St. Pius X Church. Predeceased by her brothers: John, James, Edward, Michael, Thomas, Francis and George Kelly and sisters: Margaret Evans, Catherine Smith and Florence Filush, she is survived by many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, February 22, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Pius X Church, 834 Brookside Drive, Fairfield. Interment will follow in Oak Lawn Cemetery. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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  1. To Terrie, Ed, John and families – So sorry to hear about Nan. She was like everyone’s warm, wonderful grandma. You guys did a wonderful job taking care of her and we thank you.
    Take care – Love Ginny, Walt and family