Deacon Jack Burke #120

Burke - Deacon John "Jack" February 16, 2019,


beloved husband of Pauline (Gozdziak) Burke; dear father of Jennifer (Stephen) Osvath and Erin (Brandon) Hafner; loving grandfather of Mackenzie, Gabrielle, Sarah, Paige, Nathan, Nicholas and Grace; son of the late John and Dorothy (Vetter) Burke; Brother of Michael (Maureen) and the late Paul (Gloria) Burke.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday at Annunciation R.C. Church at 10am , 7580 Clinton St., Elma, NY 14059 (please assemble at church).


Friends may call Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME, INC. (Southtowns Chapel), 3155 Orchard Park Rd. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Collins Christian Ministry, 140 Carlyle Ave., Buffalo, NY 14220.


Deacon Jack worked at National Fuel for 38 years. He was a Roman Catholic Deacon and the Chaplain at Collins Correctional Facility. Online condolences at