There will be a memorial service to celebrate the lives of Mr. and Mrs. Harold L. Burke Jr. on Saturday, July 20, at 11 AM at Forestdale Church.
Lew Burke, a graduate of Sandwich High School, was a World War II veteran who served in India and Iran, and the housing inspector for the Coast Guard when he retired from Joint Base Cape Cod.
Elizabeth B. Burke was a graduate of Old Lyme High School in Connecticut and a graduate of Perry Normal School in Boston. She taught school in Connecticut and then worked for the CIA in Washington, DC, before marrying Mr. Burke. Later she taught in Sandwich and Mashpee.
Lew Burke died in February 2018 at the age of 97. Betty Burke, 93, died in March 2019.
They leave their three sons, Charles, Walter and Stephen Burke; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Following the service, lunch will be provided. Forestdale Church is at 110 Route 130.