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James Albert Burk

Brighton | Saturday, December 12 2009

NAME James Albert Burk
AGE 79
OF Brighton
DIED 12:45 P.M.
ON Sat Dec 12, 2009
AT Home
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.
SURVIVORS
     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.


Obit Provided By:
Anderson Family Funeral Home

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