05 November 2013
Jean J. Burns of Lake Monticello died peacefully, enveloped in love, on November 2, 2013. She was 83-years-old.
She was born on January 19, 1930 in Richmond, Virginia. Her parents were Howard Houston Johnson of Richmond and Jessie Broadway Johnson of Durham, North Carolina.
Jean’s battle with breast cancer began when she was 49 years old while living in Wilton, Connecticut. Her indomitable spirit defied the odds for many, many years allowing her to enjoy a wonderful and productive life at Lake Monticello with her husband, Carlos. They were happy partners in life and celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary on October 27, 2013.