Ed Burke Jr., age 62 of Elizabethton, passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at his residence. He was a native of Birmingham, Mich. and had lived in Carter County since 2004.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edmund Burke, Sr., and Lucy Bennett Burke Eckert. He was of the Episcopalian faith. He was a retired construction worker and enjoyed boating and sports.
Survivors include his wife, Sheryl Goodell Burke, of the home and one brother John Burke, Jacksonville, Fla., as well as two dogs, Lily Bean and Daisy, and one cat, Harley, all of the home.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guestbook. Tetrick Funeral Home of Elizabethton is serving the family. Office 423-542-2232, Obituary Line 423-543-4917.