Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Dr. Daniel J. Burke

Share This Obituary

Make a Memorial Donation

Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. It's easy and secure.


Memories & Candles

“We just learned about Dr. Dan's passing today.So sorry for his family, and his work family at Kalmbach. He taught so much to so many. RIP Dr. Dan. ...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Abbe, my sincere condolences to you and your family. May Dan rest in peace and may peace be with you during this difficult time.Julie Plesha McGwin,...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Julie McGwin - Montello, WI

“Abbe and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Valerie Galasyn Poettgen DVM - CT

Dr. Burke's LTI Judging Team 1985 at the World Championship Quarter Horse Show
4 of 13 | Posted by: Dani Luensman

Lakeshore Technical Institute Class of 1986
5 of 13 | Posted by: Dani Luensman

“Dr. Dan, as you were known among the Lakeshore Technical College Equine Management students. Thank you for giving us some well remembered lectures...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Kim Krukow - Oshkosh, WI

“Dan you will be missed. We go back a long way to U of I, when you were in grad school and I was an undergrad. We shared a small barn for our horses...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Sally Bruno - Woodstock, IL

“Saddened to hear of Dan's passing. Have fond memories of sharing our horse enthusiasm times with him and the rest of the gang. Rest in peace Dan. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Judy Ahlstrom - Chandler, AZ

“Wow, Just in shock. I lost touch with Dan back in the 70's. Dan was an old high school friend and I'm glad to see what all he had accomplished. ...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Robbins - Beach Park, IL

“Our condolences for the lost of your brother. Doug & Nancy ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Such a huge loss! I enjoyed working with Dan as a dealer rep when he was at Buckeye Nutrition! May all his family and friends find comfort in the...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Clifford Behymer - LIBERTYVILLE, IL

“To all the Burke's I am so sorry for your loss. He was such a gentle man and good to all. You are all in my prayers. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Betty Patterson

“My heartfelt condolence at this most difficult time for your family. Please know that you will be in my prayers. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Michael Jackson - Waukegan, IL

Dr. Burke was born on December 4, 1951 and passed away on Monday, March 27, 2017.

Dr. Burke was a resident of Lake Forest, Illinois at the time of passing.

Dr. Burke was married to Abbe.

A visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday March 30 at Wenban Funeral Home 320 Vine Ave Lake Forest. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am on Friday March 31 at the Church of St Mary 175 E Illinois Ave Lake Forest with interment to follow at Ascension Cemetery Libertyville beside his parents.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Marshak Family Hospice CareCenter JourneyCare located at 2050 Claire Court Glenview Illinois 60025.