Michael Duane Burns

January 22, 1957 ~ January 18, 2019 (age 61)


Mike’s life began January 22, 1957 in Kansas City, MO. He is the son of Bob and Marilyn (Noffsinger) Burns. Mike was a 1975 graduate of El Dorado High School and worked as a safety equipment manager in the construction business. Mike enjoyed hunting and fishing, collecting coins, and collecting Elvis memorabilia. He was member of the First Christian Church and Escapees RV Club. .  Mike is survived by his Mother and Step Father, Marilyn and Craig Murphy, brothers Bob, Richard, Kyle; sister Kathy and step-brother Jeff Murphy.  He passed away on January 18, 2019 in El Dorado. His family will gather with friends on Friday at 2 p.m. at the Carlson Colonial Funeral Home for his memorial service led by Pastor Stan Seymour. Memorial contributions in Mike’s name may be directed to St. Jude’s Childrens Research Hospital. Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Mike at

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January 25, 2019

2:00 PM to TBD
Carlson Colonial Chapel
200 S. Star
El Dorado, KS 67042


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
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