A funeral mass was celebrated April 6 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Jean L. Burns, 78, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away suddenly at Jersey City Medical Center with her loved ones close by on March 31. Jean was a graduate of Snyder High School and New Jersey City University both in Jersey City and was the longtime owner of Jay’s Uniforms on West Side Avenue in Jersey City as well as being an art teacher at P.S.#3 in Jersey City for many years before retiring. Jean was pre-deceased by her parents James & Jean (nee: Vitale) Kelly and her beloved husband Thomas Burns and surviving her are her lifelong devoted friend Linda Daniolowicz, her godson David Daniolowicz and many loving cousins and cherished friends.  Services arranged by the Migliaccio Funeral Home, Bayonne.