Tony was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico to Ronald and Loretta Burns 12/26/1960. He grew up in Chula Vista, California and Anchorage, Alaska. He moved to Ignacio, Colorado as a young man where he met the love of his life, Clara Romero, who he married in 1982. Tony worked at Shur-Valu Locker Plant as a butcher for many years. Tony was known for his sense of humor, musical talent, love of Denver Broncos and his kind heart. He will be missed. He is survived by Wife, Clara Burns. Daughter, Mara (Mark) Dingman. Father, Ronald Burns. Sister, Debra (Bjarne) Siverson. Sister, Denise Burns. Sister, Dawn (David) Johnston. Two Grandchildren Jared and Summer Dingman. Numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. Tony is predeceased by his Mother, Loretta Haybarker and Brother, Michael Haybarker. A Celebration of Life will be held in the Spring of 2022, date to be determined at a later time.