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Obituary: Raymond J. Burke

Raymond Joseph Burke, 59, passed away Jan. 26, 2017, in Prescott, Arizona. He was born Feb. 10, 1957, in Springfield, Ohio, to Raymond Carroll Burke and Joanne Elizabeth (nee Pendergraft) Burke, with one brother and one sister.

Ray was a successful entrepreneur, a devoted family man, generous to all, and always loved a good time. Ray’s outgoing personality and light-heartedness is a treasure that will be missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, his two siblings, his two sons, his step-daughter, and three grandchildren.

A memorial service will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Heritage Memory Mortuary at 131 Grove Avenue in Prescott, Arizona.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Heritage Memory Mortuary. Please visit to sign Ray’s online guestbook.

Information provided by survivors.

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