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Edwin R. “Buzz” Burns, Sr., 86, of Manhattan, died Saturday at his residence.

The family provided some of the following information.

He was born on March 1, 1927, in Mayetta. He was the son of George Raymond and Lucy (Blandin) Burns.

Ed was raised on the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Reservation, where he was a member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Tribe.  He attended secondary education classes in Holton. Following a tour of duty with the U.S. Armed Services, he returned home and finished

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