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Edward Alfred "Red" Burke
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1901
Woods Tavern
Somerset County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1986
Newark
Essex County
New Jersey, USA

BURKE - of Bellevillle, New Jersey, March 20, 1986, Edward A. (Red) Burke, 84, beloved husband of the late Agnes (nee Speary) Burke, father of Mrs. George (Betty) Pontrella of Belleville, and Mrs. Gerald (Catherine) Selis of Clifton, also survived by six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.


Mr. Burke was a bus driver for the Public Service Bus Transportation, which is now Transport of New Jersey, in Belleville - Nutley for 45 years. He retired in 1967. Mr.Burke was a member of the Gold Button Club of the Public Service Bus Transportation.

Born in Woods Tavern, he lived in Nutley before moving to Belleville in 1981.


He died on the eleventh year anniversary of his beloved wife's passing.


** MY MATERNAL GRANDFATHER ** 
 
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 Parents:
  August Laschitzki (1859 - 1910)
  Ottilie Weber Burke (1863 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Speary Burke (1900 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Agnes Elizabeth Burke Pontrella (1927 - 1995)*
  Catherine Ann Burke Selis (1931 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Burke Hendershot (1887 - 1979)**
  Augustus Shinisky (1888 - 1928)**
  William Burke (1889 - 1967)**
  John Edward Burke (1891 - 1947)**
  Fred Burke (1892 - 1952)**
  Harry Michael Burke (1893 - 1972)**
  Laura Burke Faraher (1895 - 1982)**
  Helen Emilie Burke Basile (1898 - 1953)*
  Edward Alfred Burke (1901 - 1986)
  Russell George Burke (1903 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Crest Haven Memorial Park
Clifton
Passaic County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Laurel Grove; BLOCK 2; PLOT 4; GRAVE 3
 
Created by: William Selis
Record added: Apr 18, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5371938
Edward Alfred Red Burke
Added by: William Selis
 
Edward Alfred Red Burke
Added by: William Selis
 
Edward Alfred Red Burke
Added by: William Selis
 
 
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