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“Uncle Joe,You were the best.. I thank you for all you did for me when I was young. I love you and Aunt Linda. Rest in peace. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Nancy Trotter - Florence,, MT

“Daddy I love you so much and I will miss you forever. I cherish the last conversation we had and I will miss your laughter so much. Thank you for all...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Carrie Shute - Sierra Vista, AZ

“Daddy, I'm glad I got to talk to you on Monday befire you passed. I will always remember you laughing and joking with me on the phone. RIP. Fly...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Diana McDafe - Reno, NV - Family

“Grandpa Joe, I will miss you so much! Thank you for always being there for me and thank you for being Ashton's best friend, you looked into his eyes...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Jesika Munn - Aberdeen, NC

“Much love for my families at this time of passing May Diana Mcdade my Niece and her Momma Linda find comfort knowing Joe Carns is flying with Angels...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Donna Roberts - Grants Pass, OR

“Your wisdom and sense of humor will be missed - Sharing memories and stories of the past- The life lessons that you shared. I love you and will...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Tom Miller - Sanford, NC - Son

“Diana and family,So sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you! Sending you hugs!! ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Teresa Ridgley - NV

“We are sorry for your loss, we will keep your family in our prayers!! ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Dennis & Debbie Oster - AZ

“So sorry. I will miss him so much. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Alah Daywalt - Eagle springs, NC

“Daddy, you will always be my hero!! I Live You!!! ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Cundy Geffen - Sanford, NC

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Joseph A. Carns, Sr., age 78, of Cedar Lake passed away May 12, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Linda; Children, Joseph (Gloria) Carns, Jr., Carrie Shute, Carl Carns, Cindy (Tom) Miller, Diana (Chris) McDade; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; Half-sisters Pat Marchand and Debra Stephens. Joe was preceded in death by his parents and brothers.

Friends may greet the family on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 4-7 pm at Burdan Funeral Home, 12901 Wicker Ave., Cedar Lake. A memorial service will take place at 6:30 pm Tuesday at Burdan Funeral Home Chapel.

Joe lived his life to the fullest with a great sense of humor. He had a heart of gold and was always ready to help anyone in need. A devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend, Joe will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer's Association in Joe's memory would be appreciated.