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Ivy "Jean" Webster Burks
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1933
Liverpool
Merseyside, England
Death: May 18, 2013
Tacoma
Pierce County
Washington, USA

The News Tribune
Tacoma, WA
Friday, May 24, 2013

Obituary
IVY JEAN BURKS
Ivy Jean Burks "Jean" Beloved wife, mother and friend, 79, passed May 18, 2013 in Tacoma, WA. Jean was born in Liverpool, England on August 18, 1933, the fourth child of Henry and Ann (Williams) Webster. Her early years were shaped by WWII; as a girl she enjoyed dancing and helped to support her family. She was married in England to Charlie Burks of Natick, MA in 1953 while he was serving with the USAF. Jean and Charlie were stationed in numerous overseas and stateside bases during his time in the USAF. Jean was a mother and homemaker dedicated to providing for her family. Jean enjoyed relaxing with family and friends, supporting Lakewood youth soccer, working on crossword puzzles, and spending time at the casino. She was also a longtime member of the Association of Retired Enlisted Wives (AREWS), involved in bowling and meeting events. Jean is survived by her sons Mark (Dawn) of Arlington, TX, and Scott of Lakewood, grandchildren Andrew, Nicole, Hope, and Hayley, great-grandchildren Jack, Tyler, and Asher, sister Irene Dunn, and numerous relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held at the Celebration of Life Center - Aspen Chapel at Mountain View Memorial Park, 4100 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Lakewood WA 98499, Tuesday May 28th, 2013 at 11:00AM. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home. 
 
Burial:
Mountain View Memorial Park
Lakewood
Pierce County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Mr. Jean Coston
Record added: Jun 22, 2013
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