Lindsey Funeral Homes - Weyers Cave

982 Keezletown Road, Weyers Cave, VA


Lucas Andrew Burns (BSA)

September 21, 1995January 8, 2020

Lucas Andrew Burns, (BSA), age 24, Eagle Scout, of Waynesboro, gained his wings on January 8, 2020. He now soars above the eagles and is in the hands of the angels.

He graduated from Wilson Memorial High School in 2014. He earned four certificates in welding, and was a certified scuba diver. He had a passion for history and writing; and had a quick-witted sense of humor and was a gentle soul. He will be missed dearly.

He is survived by his parents, Thomas and Cheryl Burns; a sister, Katie, all of Waynesboro; his maternal grandmother, Sharon Alexander of Staunton; Uncles and Aunts, Bill and Lora Dury of Mt. Sidney, Danny and Linda Alexander of Waynesboro, Stewart and Bonnie Hall of Waynesboro; two cousins, Nicholas Alexander of Lexington and Lindsay Combs of Mt. Sidney.

The family will receive friends 6-8 pm, Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Lindsey Funeral Home in Weyers Cave.

A memorial service will be held 2 pm, Friday, January 17, 2020 at Salem Lutheran Church with Pastor Derek Boggs officiating. A reception will follow the memorial service. Family and close friends are invited to attend graveside services.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Salem Lutheran Church, 417 Salem Church Rd., Mt. Sidney, VA 24467, in his memory.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.lindseyweyerscave.com.


  • Salem Lutheran Church


  • Visitation Thursday, January 16, 2020
  • Memorial Service Friday, January 17, 2020


Lucas Andrew Burns (BSA)

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Gaye Hensley

January 14, 2020

Cheryl, Tommy ,Katie and family, I was so sad when I heard of Lucas’s passing. I am so sorry for your loss . My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I enjoyed getting to know Lucas when he attended Peak View Elementary and the times shared with he and your family over the years. May God be a comfort to you all at this difficult time.

Margaret Johnson

January 13, 2020

Dear Cheryl,
My heart is broken with this sad news. You have been a special person to me over the years that we have taught together and I am weeping for you and your family at this difficult time. Please know that I am carrying you all in my heart these days as the intensity of pain and disbelief rise to the surface of your daily moments. Know that you are held in love by the one who is ALL Love and that you will make it through this dark time. Lucas was and IS a special person whom you will always hold in your mother, father and sister hearts.

With love and prayers,
Margaret Wenger Johnson
Colleague and friend from PKVES and CRES

Connie Craig Senger

January 13, 2020

So sorry, for the loss of your son. My thoughts & prayers are with you.
During this difficult time, may you find comfort in your loving memories, support from those who care for you & peace from the faith that lives within your heart.

With heartfelt sympathy,

Anne Juarez

January 13, 2020

Cheryl, I am so sorry to know that you have lost your son. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. It has been many years since we taught together at Lacey Spring Elementary, but I remember you with much fondness; your sense of humor and friendship meant a lot to me. I am sure Lucas was a fine young man and will be much missed. Blessings to you and yours.