John W. Burr, 78, of Robinson, IL, gained his wings on Sunday, February 18, 2018 due to a brief battle with cancer. He passed away peacefully with his sister and a niece holding his hands, at Heritage Health in Robinson.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to his three-year-old great-great-niece Chrissiana Wall for the start of a college fund and can be made in the care of her grandmother, Thelma Wall. The full obituary can be viewed and online condolences shared at www.johnsonandsonsfh.com.
Published on February 19, 2018