John Burns, 76, of Buffalo, died Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at his home in Buffalo. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 2 p.m. at Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Pastor John Constantine officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home chapel on Monday from 1-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. A private family interment will be held in Willow Grove Cemetery next summer. Donations in Burns’ memory may be made to St. Francis Animal Shelter in care of Harness Funeral Home, 351 N. Adams, Buffalo. Online condolences may be made at www.harnessfuneralhome.com.