Dorothy I. Burke
Died: December 25, 2012
Dorothy I. Burke, 89, of Johnson City passed away December 25, 2012 at James G. Johnston Memorial Nursing Home. She was predeceased by her husband, Dennis Burke. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, William and Annette Burke, Greene, NY, James and Randy Burke, Syracuse, NY; a grandson, Tucker Burke, Syracuse, NY. She is also survived by her longtime companion and caregiver, Leslie Wilmarth. She was a member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Chenango Bridge and a retired teacher's aide in the Chenango Forks School District. The family would like to thank the caregivers of the SUN and STAR units at United Methodist Homes for the loving care they provided for her.
Funeral and committal services will be held at 12:00 pm on Thursday, December 27 at Wm. R. Chase and Son Funeral Home, 737 Chenango Street, Port Dickinson. Burial will take place at the convenience of the family in Chenango Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 11:00 am until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dorothy's memory may be made to the charity of one's choice.