John Burke

Published 1:07 pm Friday, May 8, 2020

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WEBSTER, N.Y. — John “Jack” Burke, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend of Webster, New York, passed away May 6, 2020.

He is predeceased by parents, Bob and Edna Burke, and sister, Sue Singer.

He is survived by wife and best friend of 33 years, Jane; daughter, Jackie Biehler; grandchildren, Jacob and Avery; brother, William “Bill” Burke (Sue). He also leaves behind many cousins, nieces, nephews, in-laws, and numerous friends.
Jack worked for many years in the automotive industry, during which time he formed many deep and lasting friendships. He touched us all with his warmth, kindness, stories, humor and laughter; our lives will be diminished without him. Rest in peace.
A Celebration of Jack’s life will be held at a later date after the pandemic has subsided. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in his memory to the National Multiple Sclerosis Foundation at To share a memory of Jack or send a condolence to the family visit

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