Nancy L. Burns (nee Knauer), 72, of Medina, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013, at Hospice of Medina County. She was born June 4, 1941 in Butler, Pennsylvania, to Bert and Helen (Brookhart) Knauer .
Nancy was a co-founder and vice president of BMS/Burns, a nationwide supplier of parts to the plastic mold building and molding industries. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren, people and traveling.
She is survived by her beloved husband, Jim, to whom she was married 50 years; loving sons, JB (Leslie) and Mike (Sheri); grandchildren, Joshua, Allie, Kelsey and Laney; mother, Helen Knauer; sister, Joanne Heim; and brother, Bob Knauer.
She was preceded in death by her father, Bert; and brother, Bert.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, November 2, 2013, 11 A.M., at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 606 E. Washington St., Medina. Father John Lee will be the Celebrant. Private family burial will be held at Spring Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends, Friday, November 1, 2013, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St. in Medina
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Medina County, 5075 Windfall Rd. Medina, OH 44256.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com