Mark Burns______________

February 21, 1955 - June 8, 2014

Mark Owen Burns, age 59, of Dubuque, Iowa, formerly of Philip, S.D., died Sunday, June 8, 2014, at his home in Dubuque.
Mark Burns was born February 21, 1955, in Quinn. The family lived in Philip where Mark received his elementary education. They later moved to Spearfish, where Mark graduated from in 1973. After graduation, Mark attended the University of South Dakota in Vermillion where he earned a bachelor of science degree in psychology. Mark spend 18 years working in the banking industry. He has lived the last five years in Dubuque.
Survivors include two daughters, Jennifer Froelich and Jessica Zahn of the Chicago area; his mother, Mary Martha (Harty) Burns of Rapid City; two brothers, Mike and Jim Burns of Rapid City, and two sisters Kathy Wood of Colorado Springs, Colo., and LuAnn Rohrer of St. Louis.
Mark was preceded in death by his father, Bernard Wesley Burns.
Memorial services will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, June 14, at the Rush Funeral Home in Philip.