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Wednesday September 01, 2021

BURKE, John William “Bill” - surrounded by his loving family at the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe on Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 in his 89th year.  Beloved husband of the late Brigitte (nee Lagasse) Burke (2015).  Loving father & grandfather of Lilyann “Dusty” Colibaba (Paul) of Vanessa, their children Christopher & Cameron;  and Exilda Fitch (Randy) of Burford, their children Nathan (Meghan) & Nicole DeBlock (Chad).  Proud great grandfather of Luke, Harper & Reid.  Bill will be sadly missed by his brother David Burke (late Joyce) of Vittoria.  Dear uncle to Annette, Rick & Susan.  Friends are invited to share their memories of Bill with his family at the JASON SMITH FUNERAL CHAPEL, 689 Norfolk St. North Simcoe for visitation on Friday, September 3rd, 2021 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (masks & social distancing mandatory).  A private family funeral “by invitation only” will be held with Rev. Dean Adlam officiating.  Interment:  Greenwood Cemetery, Waterford.  Those wishing to donate in memory of Bill are asked to consider a charity of one’s choice.  Personal online condolences at (519) 426-0199

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