Ted. R. Burke, Sr., 70, of Fountaintown, passed away June 25, 2011. The son of Robert V. and Eurah A. (Stanley) Burke, who preceded him in death, Ted was born March 13, 1941 in Derby, Va.
A machinist, Ted retired in 2004 after 43 years of service from International Truck & Engine. He was a member of Sugar Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Beverly R. (Sipes) Burke of Fountaintown; children, Ted R. Burke, Jr. (Kim Montgomery) of Indianapolis and Alice Burke (Jeff Moore) of London; sisters, Betty R. (Bill) Short of New Palestine, Jody Dotts of Indianapolis and Faye Fowler of Fortville; granddaughter, Rachel Moore of Fairland and several nieces & nephews.
Services will be at 11 a.m. on June 29, 2011 in Hendryx Mortuary, New Palestine Chapel, 19 East Main Street, where friends may call from 4 until 8 p.m. on June 28, 2011. Burial will be at New Palestine Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Little Red Door Cancer Agency, 1801 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202. Condolences to the family may be sent to Hendryx1@aol.com