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James L. Burke

February 3, 1941 January 29, 2022
James L. Burke
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Obituary for James L. Burke

Burke, James L. Age 80 U.S. Army Veteran

Beloved husband of 54 years to Janice (nee Banaszak).
Devoted father of James T. Burke, and Jennifer (David) Auw.
Proud Poppy of Jimmy Jr., Ally, Cate, David Jr., Colin, Claire, Tommy and grand pup Ivy.
Dear son of the late Martha (Robert) Alexander.
Cherished brother of Lynne (late Joseph) Salamon, and the late Ronald Burke.
Caring half-brother of 8 siblings.
Kind uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Dear and loyal friend to many.
Proud founder of J.L. Burke Contracting for 50 years and former member of Olympia Fields Country Club.

Visitation Wednesday 3-8 p.m.

Funeral Thursday 9:45 a.m. from the Robert J. Sheehy and Sons Funeral Home, 9000 W. 151st Street, Orland Park, IL to St. Cyril Methodius Church; Mass 11:00 a.m.

Entombment Good Shepherd Mausoleum

In lieu of flowers donations to The Gary Sinise Foundation would be appreciated.

Please leave a memory for the family on Jim’s Tribute Wall; your stories will bring comfort to the family. 708-857-7878

Previous Events





3:00 PM 2/9/2022 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/9/2022 8:00:00 PM
Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home - Orland Park

9000 W. 151st St.
Orland Park, IL 60462

Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home - Orland Park
9000 W. 151st St. Orland Park 60462 IL
United States





11:00 AM 2/10/2022 11:00:00 AM
S.S. Cyril & Methodius Church

608 Sobieski Street
Lemont, IL 60439

The procession will be leaving the funeral home at 9:45 a.m. to go to the church.

S.S. Cyril & Methodius Church
608 Sobieski Street Lemont 60439 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Good Shepherd Cemetery Final Resting Place

16201 S. 104th Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60467

16201 S. 104th Avenue Orland Park 60467 IL
United States

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