|Jean Kay Morse-Jackson
Joined: 29 Mar 2008
|Posted: Mon Sep 02, 2013 11:24 am Post subject: Burke, David E. 1941-2013
|Obit: Steuben Courier Advocate, Bath, NY; Posted Aug. 27, 2013 @ 3:50 pm
Phelps, NY — David E. Burke, age 71, died on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013 at the home of his son surrounded by family.
Mr. Burke was born on September 3, 1941 in Urbana, NY the son of the late John C. and Fannie L. Seamans Burke.
Adopted: Marion Kiser (mother)
He was a past member of the Bath Fire Dept. and the Hammondsport Fire Dept. Mr. Burke loved gardening and started the first resident garden at the Terrace in Newark. Most important was Mr. Burke had a passion for his grandchildren.
Mr. Burke is survived by his children, David II (Delores) Burke of Bath, NY, Chris (Trisha) Burke of Phelps, NY, Matt Burke of Clifton Springs, NY, Frank (Tammy)Burke of Bath, NY and Mike Burke of Bath, NY: eight grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his brother, John Burke; and sister, Mary Schumarker.
Funeral services will be held in Bath at a later date.
It is requested that memorial donations be made to the Bath Fire Department or the Hammondsport Fire Department.
Funeral arrangements have been made with Cheney Funeral Home 70 Main Street Phelps.