Alan L. Burns, age 40, of Clinton Township, NJ died Tuesday, January 17th at home. Mr. Burns was born May 11, 1965 in Plainfield, NJ the son of Norman M. and Jacqueline (nee Pecqueur) Burns. Mr. Burns resided in the Clinton area for many years and he previously lived in North Plainfiled, NJ. He was employed by the Long Hill Twp. Board Of Education in Millington, NJ as a Custodian. He enjoyed gardening, skiing and personal training. Alan graduated North Plainfield High School in 1984 and he was a member of the Footprints Ministry at Immaculate Conception Church. He is survived by his beloved wife of 9 years, Elisa (nee Martinetti), his daughters, Nicole & Brielle and his step-daughter, Jennifer Casieri. Alan is also survived by his parents, Norman M. & Jacqueline (nee Pecqueur) Burns, his brother, Keith Burns & wife, Beth and his Nephews, Alex and Daniel. Visiting Hours will be on Sunday, January 22nd from 2:00 to 4:00 pm & from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Martin Funeral Home. There will be a Funeral Mass on Monday, January 23rd at 10:00 at the Immaculate Conception RC Church, , 316 Old Allerton Road, Annandale, NJ 08801 #908-735-7319. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Clinton, NJ. In Lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to; Nicole & Brielle Burns, c/o The College Bound Fund, Attn: Mr. Larry Karpf, Wachovia Securities LLC., 280 Highway 35, Fourth Floor, Red Bank, NJ 07701.