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Gilbert L. "Gib" Burke
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1935
Copperton
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 2001
Kearns
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Born December 31, 1935, Gib died peacefully in his sleep June 2, 2001. Gib and his twin brother, Mosey, were the youngest of 13 children born to Bob and Alice Burke in Copperfield, UT. He was raised in Bingham Canyon.
Married his high School sweetheart, Sandra Archibald Oct. 20 1953. Gib served in the U.S.M.C. during the Korean Conflict. He worked many years in the auto parts business and retired after 10 years from the Granite School District. He was a fun loving man, full of good humor, with a unique ability to make people laugh. His favorite things in life were his grandchildren, Notre Dame Football, Wendover, soft serve ice cream, and donuts.
Gib is survived by his wife of 48 years, Sandra; brother Ron (Rose); Nephew/brother, Don (Marilyn) Tyson; son Robert; daughters, Geri Trower, and Becky (Les) Peterson; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many loving nieces, nephews, and in-laws. He was preceded in death by his daughters, Debbie and Mitzi, and 11 brothers and sisters.
His absence will leave an emptiness in the heart of every life he touched.

Salt lake Tribune (UT) June 5, 2001 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sandra Archibald Burke (1936 - 2008)
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Created by: Blaine & Elaine Berger
Record added: Apr 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36417119
 

Bowling friend.
- Blaine & Elaine Berger
 Added: Apr. 27, 2009
 
 
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