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Memorial Fund Established for Fallen Ameren Missouri Lineman
Ameren Missouri linemen honor their co-worker, Dave Burns, during a procession through the Dorsett District Headquarters, en route to the funeral home.

A memorial fund has been established for Dave Burns, the Ameren Missouri lineman who was fatally injured last week during storm restoration efforts in St. Ann.

Monetary donations can be sent to the:

“In Memory of Dave Burns” Fund
Vantage Credit Union
P.O. Box 4433
Bridgeton, MO 63044

Anyone wishing to send sympathy cards and/or letters of condolence should address them to:

Baue Funeral Home
Attn: Ryan Burns
3950 W. Clay St.
St. Charles, MO 63301

“Dave Burns was committed to serving our customers. His dedication was obvious in everything he did,” said Larry Clayton, senior director, Ameren Missouri Division Operations. “We send our heartfelt condolences to his family as they cope with this tremendous loss, and we, his Ameren Missouri family, mourn the loss of our colleague. Dave will be missed.”


Ameren Missouri has been providing electric and gas service for more than a century, and our electric rates are among the lowest in the nation. We serve 1.2 million electric and 127,000 natural gas customers in central and eastern Missouri. Our mission is to meet their energy needs in a safe, reliable, efficient and environmentally responsible manner. Our service area covers 63 counties and 500 towns, including the greater St. Louis area. For more information, visit AmerenMissouri.com.