04.28.16

Daines Statement on the Passing of Senator Conrad Burns

Daines Statement on the Passing of Senator Conrad Burns

U.S. SENATE – Former United States Senator Conrad Burns passed away peacefully in his home today. Senator Steve Daines released the following statement on his passing:

"Conrad Burns left a legacy as a faithful husband, father, Marine, and Senator who loved Montana and his country. He passed away with his boots on, active and engaged until the very end, and will be dearly missed. God bless you, Conrad."

Burns spent the morning having coffee with friends, sharing memories of his service as a U.S. Marine and passed away peacefully at home this afternoon from natural causes.

No details are available yet on a memorial service. Daines asks Montanans to keep his wife Phyllis, son Garrett and daughter Keely in your prayers. 

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