Donald Ray Burke

Donald Ray Burke

Birth
Death 10 May 2015 (aged 84)
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section R Site 470
Memorial ID 146369502 · View Source
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Donald R. Burke, 84, passed away Sunday evening, May 10, 2015, at Pleasant Hill Village in Girard, Ill.

Donald was born Feb. 11, 1931, to Thomas and Mable (Cook) Burke in Girard, Ill.

Donald was career Navy, active duty from Feb. 14, 1948 - Feb. 22, 1967, serving as a parachute rigger. After retiring from the Navy, Donald worked and retired from Boeing Aircraft. He was a member of Girard First Baptist Church.

Donald is survived by a sister, Betty; four nieces:; three nephews: and a sister-in-law, Helen.

Donald was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Gene, Bill and Bob Burke.

Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield, Ill.

Published in The State Journal-Register on May 12, 2015


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  • Created by: Jean S
  • Added: 11 May 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 146369502
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Ray Burke (11 Feb 1931–10 May 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 146369502, citing Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jean S (contributor 46844283) .