He is survived by his mother, Ethel Burke of Redwood Falls, MN., his sister, Glenda Kaiser and her husband Gary of York, his brother Gordon Burke and wife Vikki of Redwood Falls, MN. Also surviving are nieces and nephews: Brooke Buller, Daniel Boardman, Alexandra and Reva Kaiser all of York, Colton and Jaden Burke and Daniel Smith all of Redwood Falls, MN. He was preceded in death by his father and a sister.
Memorials services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Friday January 25, 2013 at the Metz Chapel in York with the Reverend Roger Burke officiating. Private family inurnment to be held at a later date with memorials being directed to the family for later designation.