Michael Burke

Michael J. Burke Jr.

Rochester - March 4, 2019 at age 92. Predeceased by his wife, Loretta and grandson, Keith. Survived by his children, Michael Burke, Sandra Curtis, Sheila Dysart; grandchildren, Michael (Alea), Sarah (Edward), Daniel (Fernanda), Mark (Vanessa), Melissa, Jessica, Julie (Frank); 8 1/2 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Pat, Charlie, Yvonne, Roberta. He was a WWII Navy Veteran, retired from DuPont after 37 years of service, former President of the Defenders Union, an active participant at Holy Rosary Church & Sacred Heart Cathedral and had the joy and privilege to go on Honor Flight Mission 38. The family would like to thank the staff at St. John's Home, South 6 and Lifetime Care for their care and compassion.

Friends may call Friday 4-7 at Farrell-Ryan Funeral Home, 777 Long Pond Road. Funeral Mass, 9 AM Saturday at Sacred Heart Cathedral. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Honor Flight.