Daniel Burke

Obituary of Daniel Burke

Daniel R. Burke, age 90 of Pennsville died Friday November 3, 2017 at his home. He was born in Wilmington, Delaware and was the son of the late Thomas and Anna Burke. Daniel was a longtime resident on the riverfront in Pennsville

He was employed as a foreman for the former Chrysler Assembly Plant in Newark, Delaware where he retired following 30 years service. He also captained a charter fishing boat "Gay Lady" in Cape May, NJ and was an avid bird and duck carver. He loved living life on the river and boating and fishing. He was a WWII veteran serving in the Coast Guard and Merchant Marines.

Survived by his wife of 65 years Margaret Herman Burke, brother in law, Robert Herman and his wife Robin and their faithful dog Tucker.

Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. www.laughreyfuneralhome.com