The Seattle Times Monday, May 29, 1944
Mrs. John Thomas Burns
Rosary services for Mrs. Eleanor Burns of Black Diamond will be held at 8 o’clock tonight at Sacred Heart Church, with Requiem Mass at 9:30 o’clock Wednesday in the church. Burial will be in Calvary under direction of Columbia Funeral Home. Mrs. Burns died Thursday in a hospital. She was the widow of John Thomas Burns.
The Seattle Times Sunday, May 28, 1944
Burns, Eleanor, age 65 years, of Black Diamond; beloved wife of John Thomas Burns of Black Diamond; mother of Mrs. Catherine LeGrande, Hobart, Washington; Mrs. Ruth Diem, Seattle; Mrs. Margaret Eslick, Ephrata, Washington; Edward J., Seattle; Martin F., Black Diamond; Pfc. [Private, first class] William J. Burns, U.S.A. [United States Army]; sister of Miss Margaret McGuire, Black Diamond; 11 grandchildren. Member of Third Order of St. Dominics. Requiem Mass, Wednesday, 9:30AM. Rosary, Monday, 8PM, both at Sacred Heart Church, John Street and Warren Avenue. Columbia Funeral Home, directors.