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June 20, 2014

Sharon P. Burke

75; New Albany

A funeral Mass for Sharon P. Burke, 75, New Albany, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, June 23, at Holy Family Catholic Church, New Albany, with burial to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. She died Thursday, June 19, 2014, at the Kentuckiana Medical Center.

 She was born Feb. 17, 1939, in New Albany, to the late Clarence and Verna Pate.  Sharon was retired from Indiana University Southeast and was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church.  

Survivors include her husband of 44 years, Dan Burke; daughter, Anne Richards and her husband, Jack; grandchildren, Ethan and Molly Richards; sister, Sandra Daily, New Braunfels, Texas.

Visitation will be from 12 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Kraft Funeral Service, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany.

Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church or the American Cancer Society.

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