Michael K. Burke, age 65, of Wheaton

Written by Brust Funeral Home on July 5th, 2019

BurkeBurke 2burke 3Michael K. Burke, age 65, of Wheaton, died July 2 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Michael was the beloved husband of Colleen nee Moran; loving father of Emily (Kevin) Knoll of McHenry and Jason of Lombard; fond grandfather of Ava, Jillian and Zachary; loving son of Joyce A. Burke of Lombard and the late Charles; dear brother of Christine (Mike) Gabnay of West Chicago, Keith (Betty) Burke of Schaumburg, Karen Von Hatten of Wheaton and Brian (Vicky) Burke of Lombard. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, in-laws and other relatives and his friend, Bill.

A Memorial Gathering will be held Friday, July 12 from 9:30 AM until the time of a Memorial Service at 11:30 AM Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard.  Interment is private.

Michael had lived in Wheaton for over 20 years.  He grew up in Lombard and attended Pleasant Lane School, Lombard Junior High and was a 1972 graduate of Glenbard East High School.

Michael was the owner of Zeftek Company, now called Wabtek.  He was an avid golfer, water skier and snow skier.  He loved motorcycles.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Lung Association, 55 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60601 would be appreciated.

Visit www.brustfuneralhome.com or call 888-629-0094 for information.


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  1. Jerry Von Hatten says:

    Joyce, Collin and family, and Burke family siblings

    I offer my condolences for the loss of Michael. He was a good person.

    Sincerely, Jerry

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