Peter F. Burns, of Bristol passed away on Oct. 2, 2022. Born on Jan. 16, 1932, in Bristol, he was a son of the late George and Rose Burns. Peter and his wife, Aline, had spent 66 years together in Bristol, enjoying their three generations of children, traveling, and visiting the casino. Peter, he became a tool and die maker at New Departure Hyatt here in Bristol. He was an incredibly hard worker, much respected by his colleagues and intensely focused on providing for his family.
Peter is survived by his wife Aline; brother George of Florida; Daughter Carol & husband Ronald of Florida; Daniel and wife Kathy of Bristol; Kenneth and wife Celeste of Florida; Russell and wife Patricia of Plainville, and James and wife Deborah of Washington DC; 10 grandchildren Michael, Brendan, Stephanie, Kayla, Anna, Shawn, Katie, Hillary, Samuel, Kelly, several great-grandchildren, and several step-grand and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Peter was predeceased by his two brothers Louis and Edward, and his sister Elenore.
A funeral mass will be held on Monday, Oct. 10, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Gregory the Great R.C. Church, 235 Maltby St., Bristol. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Calling hours will be held Sunday, Oct. 9, from 3-5 p.m. at DuPont Funeral Home, 25 Bellevue Ave., Bristol. For those that will be attending the funeral mass, please meet us at the church on Monday morning.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital by visiting www.stjude.org/donate, or to the Shriners Hospital for Children by visiting www.shrinerschildrens.org/donate . Family and friends are invited to leave a condolence message or upload their favorite picture of Peter by visiting www.dupontfuneralhome.com .