Robert “Bobby” Burke passed away on August 4, 2013, at the age of 53 years. He was born on June 17, 1960, in Hutchinson, Kansas, to Robert Bernard Burke and Sharon Louise Groves.
Bobby worked a total of 33 dedicated years for the Katy Independent School District, where he was the Senior Mechanic for the last 15 years. He was a very likeable person, and was known to be a hard worker. He loved spending time with his family and friends, and enjoyed cooking for many. Bobby was a loving husband and father.
He is survived by his wife, Rebecca L. Burke; children, Lisa R. King and her husband Joey, Robert Lee Burke, Jr. and his wife Victoria, Kasey Lynn Wells-Burke and Kendall Jo Wells-Burke; grandchildren, Savanna, Nathan, Jake, Somer, Charley and Bethany; sister, Linda Shea Begay and her husband Garrick; brother, Clifford Carter; and nieces and nephews, Jasmine Carter, Garrick A. Begay, Payton L. Begay and Notah S. Begay.
Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 8, 2013, at the Schmidt Funeral Home Chapel in Katy, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 9, 2013, with Rev. Tom Bolin officiating.
Condolences may be expressed at www.SchmidtFuneralHome.net
Funeral services held under the direction of Schmidt Funeral Home, 1508 East Avenue, Katy, Texas 77493; 281-391-2424.