Athens Review, Athens, Texas

April 5, 2013

Dale Edwin Burk

The Athens Review

Athens — Dale Edwin Burk, was born on Nov. 3, 1949 in Greenville, Ohio to parents Dale and Susan (Trubee) Burk, and entered into eternal rest on April 3, 2013 at the age of 63.

Dale was known as “Papa” by his grandchildren, and loved being with his family, especially his wife of 43  years, Jerrolynn.

He was an avid reader, loved cooking, being outdoors, fishing and hunting. Dale enjoyed playing soccer and basketball. He was a computer programmer for 45 years, and received various awards over his career. Dale served in our military as a Marine.

Dale was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by: his loving wife Jerrolynn of Tool;  daughters, M’si Cole and husband Jon of Azle, Kelley Lundgren and husband Jason of Chandler, Ariz.; son Dale R. Burk and wife Rachel of Athens; brothers, Darryl Burk of Dayton, Ohio, William Burk and wife Selina of Union City, Ohio; sister Carrie Burk Jones of Munchie, Ind.; 11 grandchildren; other loving family members and many friends.

A memorial service will be held for Dale at a later date.

A personal tribute may be made online at