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Edith T. Nordquist Burke
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1938
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Death: May 12, 1993
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA

Edith was a lifelong resident of Jersey City growing up in the Heights. She was born to Carl (1896-1967)and Alice Nordquist (1906-1994)and had a sister Alice (1927-1995).

After she married Thomas Burke she moved down to the Marion Section of Jersey City where she raised her family with her firefighter husband. They lived in the home of Tommy's parents at the corner of Wright Avenue and Broadway. She had four children with Tommy: Thomas, Jr., Alice, Heather, and Edith.

Edie was a very nice, friendly, and warm person. She died at an early age from complications of heart disease, and was laid to rest beside her husband and eldest son Tommy, Jr. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Thomas W. Burke (1951 - 1984)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas W. Burke (1963 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
North Arlington
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: 52 A M 18 1C
 
Created by: Ron Meyers
Record added: Jun 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92655388
Edith T. <i>Nordquist</i> Burke
Added by: Ron Meyers
 
Edith T. <i>Nordquist</i> Burke
Added by: Ron Meyers
 
Edith T. <i>Nordquist</i> Burke
Added by: Ron Meyers
 
 
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I'll never forget you Edie. I'll never forget the years that our families were good friends on Broadway. They were good times...
- Ron Meyers
 Added: Aug. 2, 2014

- Sharon
 Added: Jun. 26, 2014
 
 
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