James Albert Burk
Brighton | Saturday, December 12 2009
DIED 12:45 P.M.
ON Sat Dec 12, 2009
BORN Miles Station, IL
ON Jan 6, 1930
PARENTS James H & Mary L. (Sheets) Burk
SPOUSE SURVIVES Marilyn Burk - Brighton
DATE MARRIED Dec 26, 1980
PLACE OF MARRIAGE Las Vegas, NV
OCCUPATION Self-employed Carpenter
VETERAN US Army Serving in Germany during the Korean Conflict
As a young man, he loved to play baseball. He later picked up golf. He enjoyed playing Cards with his family and friends. He loved thoroughbred horse racing and studying the make up of the horse breed. An avid reader, he loved books about history, including Native American and Civil War. There were many topics which he was very knowledgeable. He appreciated his family and openly showed them.
DAUGHTERS & SONS IN LAWS SON & DAUGHTER IN LAW
Kelly & Aaron Broyles ? Alton Don & Theresa Gorin ? Creve Coeur, MO
Sharon & Victor Windham - Alton
5 GRANDSONS - 1. James Broyles 2. Jordan Broyles, 3. Christian James Windham 4.Benjamin Gorin 5. Henry Landon Gorin
BROTHERS & SISTERS IN LAWS
Sharon & Ralph Ebbeler - Brighton
Nancy Burk - Brighton
Clayton Landon - Elgay, GA
MANY SPECIAL NIECES & NEPHEWS AND LIFE LONG FRIENDS
PRECEDED IN DEATH BY Parents, 1 Sister - Iola Ansell and 1 Brother - Floyd Burk
His wishes were to be cremated
CALLING HOURS 5-8 PM Tues Dec 15, 2009 at Targhetta & Wooldridge F H in Brighton
MEMORIAL SERVICES 10 AM Wed Dec 16, 2009 at Targhetta & Wooldridge F H in Brighton.
CEMETERY Brighton Cemetery
MEMORIALS St Jude's Children's Research Hospital
Online information and guestbook may be found at www.targhettaandwooldridge.com.
Anderson Family Funeral Home