Ann T. Burns passed away in the presence of her family on Thursday, January 3, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Frederick T. Burns. Loving mother of Mary Ellen Burns-Brown (and husband, Christopher), Elizabeth Duffany (and husband, Steve) and Frederick J. Burns (and wife, Melanie). Devoted grandmother of Zachary and Ryan Duffany. Sister of the late Mary Sullivan and Elizabeth Woodruff. Sister-in-law of Gloria Sasek (and husband, Lawrence). Also survived by other relatives and many friends. Mrs. Burns will be remembered as an excellent listener, an inspired baker and will be missed by all who knew her. Aged 85 years, a native of Springfield, Massachusettes and a resident of New Orleans, Louisiana for the past 15 years. Services and interment will be private. Memorial donations may be made to Friends of the New Orleans Public Library, Main Library 219 Loyola Ave. New Orleans, Louisiana 70112 (fnopl.org
) or 504-596-2587. Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online guest registry available at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.