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Jack Burks

1949 - 2021


Jack David Burks, age 71, of Churubusco and Fort Wayne, died February 22, 2021 at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. Mr. Burks was born in Winchester, Indiana on March 8, 1949 to the late Wayne and Deloris (Green) Biberstein. He honorably served his country in the United States Marine Corps from 1966-1972. He married Rita Josephine Leisman on August 14, 1981 in Fort Wayne and she preceded him in death on January 12, 2020. Jack was a truck driver and member of the American...

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March 29, 2021 2:00 PM

Elizabeth, thanks for the info. Enjoyed working with your dad, he did talk a LOT about the trucking business and I listened to all of it. We were able to connect better after your mom's passing. My condolences, Dan Crow.

Gary & Aimee (Gerke) Savieo and family

March 2, 2021 3:53 PM

Liz, Sherman, Amanda and Vicki... you all are in our thoughts and prayers... dad and mom... together again... and I'm sure my dad is showing him all the good hunting spots and car shows! Miss you guys. 

Tiffany (Mains) Bobay

March 1, 2021 8:06 PM

Elizabeth, I'm so sorry for your loss

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March 1, 2021 1:30 PM
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