Burns, Daniel Joseph, age 62, passed away on December 24, 2014. Dan was born June 26, 1952 in Grosse Pointe, Mich.; the oldest of four children. He grew up in St. Clair Shores, graduated from Notre Dame High School, after attending three years of seminary. Dan received a bachelor’s degree from U of M, where he met his wife, Claudia. He also received an MBA from EMU. Dan spent his career as an independent consultant in computer programming and database development. Dan is survived by his wife, Claudia; children, Laura Hailes (Devin), Greg, Kevin (Megan), and Tim. He is also survived by his mother, Joann Burns; siblings, Barb Danna (Joe), Steve Burns (Dorothy), Ellen Ziegler (John);and many nieces, nephews, and grandchildren. Visitation will be from 3-6 p.m. on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Nie Funeral Home, 3767 W. Liberty Road, Ann Arbor.A funeral Mass will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, December 29th at Christ the King Catholic Church,4000 Ave Maria Dr.,Ann Arbor.Published in Daily Tribune on Dec. 28, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 15 "I am so saddened to hear of your loss, Claudia.....may you..."- Gwenne Allgaier"Sorry to hear of your loss! Sending prayers for all of the..."- Elaine Blout (Ghezzi)"Dear Claudia; I am deeply saddened to learn of this great..."- Diane Glembo"Claudia, And Family are in our Prayers."- Guys At Briarwood Firestone"Our hearts and prayers are with you all during this difficult..."- Tom & Kathy (DePape) Farchone Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Daniel Burns Add a video + Photos View All Add + Daniel Joseph Burns Photo http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dailytribune/obituary.aspx?n=daniel-joseph-burns&pid=173623409&fhid=20947