Edward Burroughs

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Edward “Ed” J. Burroughs, 82, of Belleville, IL, died Saturday, August 14, 2021, peacefully in his home.

Ed was born on July 17, 1939, to Lucille and Eldor Burroughs, in St. Louis, MO.  He was preceded in death by his parents; and his siblings, Richard Burroughs, Betty Weinhold, and Ruth Daniel.

Surviving are his wife, Sandra Burroughs; two children, David Burroughs, and Lynn (Brian) Keil; four step children, Jeff (Stephanie) Henschen, Ryan Henschen, Justen Henschen, and Stacey Henschen; and grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation at www.Parkinson.org. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

According to Ed’s wishes, cremation services will be held.

Memorial service and funeral will be held at a later date.




2 Comments on Edward Burroughs

Mary Harries said : Guest Report Aug 19, 2021 at 7:31 PM

Sandy, I was so sorry to see that Ed passed away. I remember when you met and what a great guy he was. My sympathy and prayers go to you and your family.

  • Millstadt
  • IL
Jamie Walsh said : Guest Report Aug 19, 2021 at 4:43 PM

Sandy, Dave and Lynn; I was so sorry to hear of Ed's passing. I have wonderful memories of him, his smile and his great wit. Know there are many who will remember him and smile. Jamie Walsh

  • Saint Charles
  • MO

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