Obituaries

Joseph W. “Butch” Burke

US FlagJoseph W. “Butch” Burke, 63, of Shenandoah, passed away Saturday at his residence.

Born in Shenandoah, July 24, 1955, he was a son of Elizabeth “Betty” Brennan Burke, of Shenandoah, and the late Victor L. Burke.

He was a graduate of Shenandoah Valley High School.

Joseph was a peacetime Army veteran.

He was a self-employed plumber.

Surviving are one son, Joseph W. Burke, of Patriotic Hill, Mahanoy City; one daughter, Gabriel Burke, of Maine; one granddaughter; brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.

Services and interment will be private at the convenience of the family.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah, is in charge of the arrangements.

Joseph W. “Butch” Burke Has 3 Condolences Posted:

  1. Michele & Mark Barowski says:

    Our deepest sympathy to the Burke family. You are in our prayers.

    Michele & Mark Barowski

  2. RON & SUSAN KNAPP says:

    Betty & Family, Our deepest sympathy to all of you. May you remember the good times always and smile. Another angel to watch over all of you. Prayers to all.

  3. Susie Chuplis says:

    With deepest sympathy to Butchie’s family from Susie and Chipper Chuplis.