BURKE, Robert George - It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Robert George Burke, at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Monday, February 13, 2017.
Surrounded by his family, Robert passed away peacefully into the presence of his Lord and Saviour.
Robert, in his 94th year, was the beloved husband of Alice (nee McDonald).
Much loved father of Sharon Cooley (Chris), Bonnie Burke, Heather Burke (Tristram) and Dale Burke (Starla). Loving grandfather of Philip and Martin.
Dear brother of Gordon Burke (Joyce), Douglas Burke (June), and predeceased by his brother Ralph Burke and by his sister-in-law Lilas Burke. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews.
The family would like to convey their appreciation and thanks to Doctor Hainer, Doctor Chan and the Staff of Ross Memorial Hospital for the compassionate care provided during his stay.
Relatives and friends are invited to come to the STODDART FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 24 Mill St, Lindsay K9V 2L1 (705-324-3205) on Saturday, February 18th from 10:00 AM for visitation, followed at 11:00 AM by the funeral and committal services in the chapel. Interment to follow at Riverside Cemetery, Lindsay.
A "Celebration of Life" will be held at the TRINITY UNITED CHURCH, 6 King St., W., Omemee, Ontario K0L 2W0 (705-799-7886) on Saturday, May 13th from 1 PM to 4 PM.
If desired, memorial donations to the Omemee Horticutural Society or the Canadian Wildlife Federation would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be directed to stoddartfuneralhome.com.