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Robert W. Burns
August 21, 1934 ~ November 26, 2017
November 28, 2017
Robert W. Burns, 83, died on Saturday, November 26, 2017, at his home in Troy of natural causes. Services will be held at noon Friday, December 8, at the Milnor Lake Cemetery in Troy.

He was born on August 21, 1934, in Monterey Park, California, to Milton and Flossie C. Elliott.

He enlisted in the U.S. Navy on September 27, 1954, and served as a petty officer until being honorably discharged on August 18, 1958. He married Virginia “Ginger” in Las Vegas on August 8, 1963. He worked for Boeing as a machinist.

Robert was a resident of Troy for 23 years. He was a member of the Door of Hope Church in Troy. He was a loving husband for 54 years, and was a loving father and grandfather.

Survivors include his wife Ginger Burns; nine children and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Arrangements are by Schnackenberg & Nelson Funeral Home in Libby. Online condolences and memories may be shared at