Robert Burke Death notice Sandusky Register, Sandusky, Ohio June 29, 1932, Page 8
OKTO. WEDNE.'=DAT, JUNE- 29, Burke Funeral Will Be Friday peath claimed William' Robert Burke, 65, chief engineer on the harbor harbor tug Yale for many years, shortly before noon Tuesda.v. He wa.s found dead In a field on his small farm on S. Campbell-st, having passed away while doing some light work after leaving his house a short t/me before. It Is believed that death resulted from a heart attack which .was brought on by over-exertion. For man.v years Mr. Biirke and hi.s family family lived at 534 Decatur-st, .Sandusky. .•\bout a month ago they purchased tho Campbell-st farm and dwelling. Mr. Burke, widely known In marine circles, came to .Sandusky from Canada. Canada. He was a member of Grace Church and wa.<* also a member ot Oliver H. Perry Jvodge, Masonic, PortClinton: PortClinton: Sandusky Commandery No. "3, Knights Templar, and the Consistory, Consistory, S :indu8ky; Sandusky Lodge of Odd FPHOW.S and Sandusky Bay Lodge of Rebekahs. ,Sandusky Aerie No. 444, Eagles, and of the Licensed Tugmen's Protective Association of Amerira. The widow, Mrs. Agnes Burke, at home; a daughter, Eliznbelh Millerr Ashtabula, and a grandchild survive. A .sister in Canada died about a month ago. The body Is at the Ltitz Funeral Home and will be returned to the residence residence Wednesday afternoon where friends may call and where funeral service..? will be held Friday nfternoom at 2- o'clock, the Rev. Gates E. M. Young, rector of Calvary Episcpal Church, officiating. . Burial will be made In Port Clinton Cemetery.