Mike P. Burns, age 62 of rural Boscobel, passed away on Thursday November 3 2011 at his home in Boscobel. He was born on January 29, 1949 in Prairie du Chien Wisconsin. The son of Earl and Margaret (Doyle) Burns. He married Kay Groom on October 21, 1971 in Prairie du Chien. Mike worked for Alliant Energy for several years. He is survived by his wife Kay Burns of Boscobel. A daughter Tracie (Jonathan) Brandes of Wauzeka, A son Luke Burns of Boscobel. Four grandchildren Nathan, Haylee, Michael, Caitlyn Brandes all of Wauzeka. His mother Margaret Burns of Onalaska.Two brothers John (Linda) Burns of Onalaska, Patrick (Nadine) Burns of Janesville. Three Sisters Shirley Byers of Texas, Marlene Lumsden of Waterford Wisconsin, Margaret Mary Sage of Tomah. His mother in law Helen Groom of Steuben. He was preceded in death by his father Earl Burns,a sister Kathleen Burns. Two brother in laws; Sid Lumsden, Russ Sage, also his father in law Fritz Groom.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday November 7, 2011 at 11:00 A.M. at the United Methodist Church in Boscobel. Pastor Wayne Hull officiating. Burial in the Boscobel Cemetery. Friends may call on Sunday November 6, 2011 from 4:00-7:00 P.m. at the Kendall Funeral home in Boscobel and at the church on Monday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of Service . Military honors will be accorded by the Blake-Semrad American Legion Post 134 and the Gilbertson Pitzer Post 10393 VFW both of Boscobel. On line condolence can be sent to www.kendallfuneralservice.com