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Herbert Elmer "Herb" Burke
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1928
Coffeyville
Montgomery County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 2011
Mustang
Canadian County
Oklahoma, USA

Herbert Elmer "Herb" Burke, age 82, died Saturday, January 29, 2011 at his home in Mustang, after a time of declining health. He was born August 15, 1928 in Coffeyville, KS to Elmer and Katherine Burke and moved to the Oklahoma City area as an infant.

Herb worked in sales for many years before establishing his own wholesale coffee business. In the early 1970's he became an agent for Farmers Insurance Co. and started the Herb Burke Insurance Agency which he operated until retirement.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Opal, two brothers John David and Bob, one sister Annetta Faye and one granddaughter Cynthia Marie.

Survivors include two sons Michael Burke and wife JoEllen, Patrick Burke and wife Nina Marie all of Mustang, four grandchildren, two sisters Carol Daughtery of Missoula, MT, and Martha Woods of Carbon, TX.

Services were held Friday, February 4, 2011 in the Chapel of The Good Shepherd at McNeil's Mustang Funeral Service.

Information from McNeil's Funeral Service
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elmer Earl Burke (1895 - 1964)
  Katherine Lillian Sweeney Burke (1903 - 1986)
 
 Spouse:
  Opal Mae McWhirter Burke (1924 - 2010)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Bruce Burke (1925 - 1983)*
  Herbert Elmer Burke (1928 - 2011)
  John David Burke (1930 - 1997)*
  Martha Jane Burke Wood (1935 - 2013)*
  Annetta Faye Burke Dunkin (1939 - 2003)*
  Katherine Carol Burke Daugherty (1942 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mustang Cemetery
Mustang
Canadian County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Kat
Originally Created by: Heartland Volunteer
Record added: Feb 02, 2011
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Herbert Elmer Herb Burke
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Happy Holidays Uncle Herb we love and miss you!
- Kat
 Added: Dec. 10, 2011
Peace & Happiness
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 23, 2011
Uncle Herb and Aunt Opal together Forever!Please say Hello! to Mom{Annetta Faye Burke}Dad,Nanette,and Micheal Shane..may you all rejoice in the Heavens Above!
- Kat
 Added: Mar. 15, 2011
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