James Harney Burns, age 79, of Stratford, formerly of Milford, died Friday February 2, 2018 at the Yale New Haven Hospital.
Jimmy was born in Bridgeport on April 11, 1938 son of the late Joseph and Anne (O’Brien) Burns. He was retired from sales. Jimmy was a former Physical Education teacher in the Bridgeport Public Schools, and a Physical Education Supervisor. Jimmy also had worked for MacMillan Publishing Company, LaSalle Extension University Regional Sales Manager as well Bob’s Discount Furniture and Corporate Trainer. He was a 1957 graduate of Tabor Academy and received his BS/MS Degrees in Education from Rutgers University.