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Robert Burke

Memorial services for Robert E. Burke of Grass Valley will be conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday at Church of God in Tigard, Ore.

Mr. Burke died Friday, Oct. 4. He was 83.



He was born March 11, 1919, in Wilburding, Pa.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1942 to 1946.




He was retired from the Los Angeles Police Department.

He was a member of the Navy League of the United States, American Legion, Fireman and the Nevada County Grand Jury.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dorothy Burke; daughter, Bonnie Whitworth of Portland, Ore.; son, Dennis Burke of Pacific Beach; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren


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