Ronald W. Burke
DeLand, FL - Mr. Ronald W. "Hank" Burke, 75, of DeLand passed from this life on Friday, January 27, 2012. Ronald was born on May 10, 1937 in Attleboro he was the son of the late James H. and Muriel D. (Brown) Burke. He moved to DeLand in 2003 after retiring from CSR Rinker in South Florida.
His Favorite Hobby was building and working on his 1934 Cabriolet. He was a veteran having served in the Navy.
He is survived by his wife, Candida (Roderick) Burke of DeLand; son, David Ronald "Chuck" Karpinski of Chepachet, Rhode Island; daughter, Lisa Marie Burke of Deltona, FL; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers, Patrick and wife Denise Burke and Michael and wife Suzanne Burke, both of South Attleboro and several nieces and nephews. He will be especially missed by his beloved companion "Blossom". He was also the brother of the late James H. Burke Jr. and Muriel D. (Burke) Jolin.
His funeral will be held Friday with a service at 10 a.m. in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home,757 Mendon Rd. Rte. 122, Cumberland. Burial will follow in St. Stephen Cemetery,Attleboro. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Calling hours Friday morning from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692. Directions/guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com