They were married on June 6, 1959, at the United Methodist Church, Lebanon, Ill.
Diane Baum Burns is retired from the Clay Community School Corporation.
Albert is retired from Alcan.
They have four children Steven and Lori Burns; Rebecca and Bradley Yowell; Scott and Marian Burns and the late Sergeant David Burns. They have eight grandchildren, Courtney and Shawn Chastain, Alyssa Burns, Brandon Stearley, Adam and Iris Yowell, Lauren Love, Baileigh Burns, Kaitlin Burns and Austin Burns; and two great-grandchildren Parker Chastain and Hannah Love.