Edward P. “Ed” Burkes

Edward P. “Ed” Burkes, age 63, owner Burkes Maintenance; beloved husband for 40 years of Peggy, nee Doyle; loving father of Cindy (Sean) Gritzman, Kelly (Zack) Fromm and Kim (Jason) Schaffer; proud grandfather of Brianna, Colin, Logan and McKenna Gritzman, Taylor, Madison, Zachary and Kennedy Fromm and Gavin, Gage and Finley Schaffer; cherished son of Georgia, nee Wiseheart and the late David Burkes; dear brother of John Burkes and the late Davey Burkes. Visitation Friday, 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m with a funeral service at 7:00 p.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home, 134 South York Road (½ mile North of Saint Charles Road), Elmhurst. Interment Private. For funeral information please call 630-832-0018 or www.gibbonsfuneralhome.com


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VISITATION

Friday

Dec

14

3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Gibbons Funeral Home
134 South York Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126

VISITATION

FUNERAL SERVICE

Friday

Dec

14

7:00 p.m.
Gibbons Funeral Home
134 South York Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126

INTERMENT

Private

MEMORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS

5 comments on “Edward P. “Ed” Burkes
  1. Jean Beales says:

    Peggy may God bless you and hold you in this time of great loss. My deepest condolences and many prayers go out to you and your family.

  2. Donna Yarocki says:

    Our thoughts are heavy with the absence of a real gem and one of a kind. You will be missed and never forgotten. Rest in Peace Ed. Stay strong Peg and you will get through this.

  3. Anthony says:

    Peggy Ill never forget all of the awesome times we had together with us on the boat the island the rock quarrys the forest preserve the floods me and Eddie riding our bikes through the floods I can go on and on. I will hold onto the memories for ever. My heart is broken for you and your family. I will always be there for you always. Prayers sent. Be strong and I know you will be. God speed.

  4. David Vasta says:

    We are truly sorry for your loss Peggy, all the Girls, and your families. Please accept our condolences.

    Dave and Coalbe Vasta

  5. Christina Roberson says:

    May God bless and encourage you all as you mourn this great loss. May your happy memories always be more than your tears. I hope this year to come is filled with encouragement and surrounded in love.

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