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Richard Allen Burns

August 29, 1959 — December 9, 2022


Richard Allen Burns

Richard Allen Burns, fondly known by his grandchildren as “Po”, passed away December 9, 2022, after a long illness. Rick was born August 29, 1959, in Indianapolis to John and Barbara (Johnson) Burns.  He graduated from Ben Davis High School and attended IUPUI.

Rick loved hockey and truly enjoyed his many years working for the Indianapolis Checkers, starting in ticket sales and ending his career with the team as Assistant General Manager. He also spent many years educating businesspeople through his work as an account manager at CIC Enterprises. Next, Rick transitioned to a 27-year career as a Realtor and General Manager with Century 21 Rasmussen until his retirement in 2021.

Rick is survived by his wife of 33 years, Judy; son, Ryan (Aly) Burns of New Castle; daughter, Abby Williams of Carmel; and daughter, Maggie (Eric) Neuburger of Fishers. Rick was a proud and loving Po to his three granddaughters, Lizzy, Hazel, Sawyer, and one grandson, Maverick. Rick’s golden retriever, Millie, will miss him dearly.

The family will welcome visitors from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at Randall and Roberts Fishers Mortuary, 12010 Allisonville Road, in Fishers, Indiana. Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 15, 2022, at the funeral home, followed by burial at Oak Lawn Cemetery, 9700 Allisonville Road, in Fishers, Indiana.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Rick’s name to the Humane Society for Hamilton County,  10501 Hague Rd, Fishers, IN 46038 (


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