Gordon E. Burke, 82, of Pendleton, died July 1, 2014.
Gordon was an Army veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Martha (Woodruff) Burke; three children, Kevin (Sarah) Burke of Pendleton, Rochelle (Terry) Helderman of Paris, Ill. and Roletta (Matthew) Pape of West Terre Haute; two sisters, Karen (Denny) Gooding of Anderson and Frances (Dennis) Sizelove of Alexandria; nine grandchildren and two great-grandsons.
He was preceded in death by parents, Gerald B. and Mary A. (Anderson) Burke; and brother, Lewis E. Burke.
Visitation was from 4 - 8 p.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Lahm Chapel. Services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 6, 2014, at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service and Crematory, Lahm Chapel, Pendleton with Pastor Steve Gettinger officiating. Burial followed in Huntsville Cemetery, Pendleton.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Pendleton Heights High School, FFA Chapter, One Arabian Drive, Pendleton, IN 46064 or Pendleton 4-H Livestock Booster Club, c/o Mike Smith, 7137 W. 675 S., Pendleton, IN 46064.
Online condolences at www.wilsonstpierre.c
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