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Frank Foster Burke
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1895
Johnson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1946
Huntington
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA

Obituary:
World War I Vet Dies In Huntington Frank Burke, 50, of Auxier, veteran of World War I, died Sunday, July 7, at the Veterans Hospital in Huntington, W. Va., after an illness of four months. He served with a hospital detachment in France, while in service, and was wounded in action. He had been a patient at the hospital for one month and spent seven weeks in the Paintsville Hospital prior to going to Huntington. Funeral services were conducted July 10 at the Christian Church at East Point, the Rev. Spurgeon Honeycutt and Rev. Dewey Fraley officiating. Interment was in the East Point Cemetery under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home. He was born in this county and was a son of the late Albert and Laura Alice Conley Burke. He was a member of the East Point Christian Church and the Floyd Christian Church and the Floyd County Fish and Game Club. Prior to his illness he was employed at the Veterans' Hospital at Chillicothe, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Merta Burchett Burke, and the following children, Thelma, Ora James, and Darvin, all at home; Viola Collins, of Auxier. Paintsville Herald Thursday 07-11-1946
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Albert Burke (1860 - 1943)
  Laura Alice Conley Burke (1859 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Myrtle Burchett Burke (1907 - 2000)*
 
 Children:
  Thelma Johnson (1928 - 2014)*
  Ora James Burke (1930 - 2010)*
  Darwin Burke (1933 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ola Leona Wells Burke Hall (1887 - 1970)*
  Stella Ethel Burke Wells (1889 - 1983)*
  Roy Ernest Burke (1891 - 1976)*
  Bertie Lyle Burke (1893 - 1983)*
  Frank Foster Burke (1895 - 1946)
  William Jay Burke (1898 - 1967)*
  Lorena Mae Burke Spears (1900 - 1935)*
  Isaac Sherman Burke (1902 - 1982)*
  Helen M Burke Price (1905 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Auxier Cemetery #3
East Point
Johnson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: DeAnna Coronado
Record added: Apr 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88639283
Frank Foster Burke
Added by: DeAnna Coronado
 
 
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- Maudie Gardner
 Added: Feb. 4, 2015
In memory of my grand uncle, with love. Thank you for your service to our country.
- DeAnna Varney Coronado
 Added: Jun. 30, 2012
 
 
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