Donnie Hugh Burke, Sr., 82, of London, passed away Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at his residence.
He was the father of Donnie Burke Jr., Gary Burke, and Tony Burke all of Woodbine, and Tammie Huddleston of Williamsburg; the stepfather of Cindy Minton and Eric Dalton both of London; the brother of Bill Burke of Chattanooga, Tennessee, Faye Blanton of Orlando, Florida, Brenda Sebert of Rockford, Minnesota, Elijah Burke Jr., and Mike Burke both of Edmonton. He was also blessed with several grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Bobbie Jean (Lanham) Burke; by his second wife, Laura A. (Hamblin) Burke; by his parents, Elijah Burke and Alpha (Hansel) Burke; by one brother, Ted Burke.
He was a Machinist for CTA, Member of Hugh Harris Shriner Lodge #938, and Member of Star of Bethlehem Church.
Funeral services for Donnie Hugh Burke Sr. will be conducted Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at 2 p.m. in London Funeral Home Chapel with Ralph Hacker officiating.
The family of Donnie Hugh Burke Sr. will receive friends at London Funeral Home from noon until the service hour on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018.
Published on January 2, 2018