Timothy Thomas Burke Sr.

September 3, 1950May 15, 2018

Timothy Thomas "Mr. Wonderful" Burke, Sr. Born September 3, 1950 and passed away on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at the age of 67.

Beloved husband of 45 years of Doris L. Burke (nee: Berger)

Loving father of Tim (Jennifer) and Brian (Ashley) Burke.

Dear grandpa of Brittany, Timothy, Brayden, Kiley, Teddy and Winston.

Dear brother of Karen, John (Patricia), Michael, Dorothy (James) and Dennis (Cathy).

Dear cousin to Bridget (George), and Joseph.

Our dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to many. Preceded in death by his sister-in-law Pamela and cousin Mary.

The funeral service will be conducted in the Chapel of Hoffmeister South County Chapel,

1515 Lemay Ferry Road on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.

Interment with full military honors will follow in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

Visitation at Hoffmeister South County Chapel on Sunday, May 20 from 4-8 p.m.

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  • Doris Burke, Wife
  • Tim (Jennifer) Burke, Son
  • Brian (Ashley) Burke, Son
  • Brittany Burke, Grandchild
  • Timothy Burke, Grandchild
  • Brayden Burke, Grandchild
  • Kiley Burke, Grandchild
  • Teddy Burke, Grandchild
  • Winston Burke, Grandchild
  • Dear brother of Karen, John (Patricia), Michael, Dorothy (James) and Dennis (Cathy).

    Dear cousin to Bridget (George), and Joseph.


  • Visitation Sunday, May 20, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, May 21, 2018
  • Committal Service Monday, May 21, 2018

Timothy Thomas Burke Sr.

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Georgette Crocker -Johnson

May 16, 2018

Tim was in all my classes at school ,he was such a live wire ,he would always make me laugh ,he was short like all the boys are at that age and the girls were a foot taller ,Tim ,I hope you had a happy life , I lost track of most of my school friends in 1967,but you and the kids from Blow and Cleveland will always be in my memories ... Will always remember you laughing ,somehow you always seemed to be my square dancing match ,Thanks for your friendship Timmy ,love George .