Bethlehem Press

Monday, June 24, 2019

Gordon D. Burk, draftsman

Monday, January 7, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Gordon D. Burk, 86, of Bethlehem died Dec. 31, 2018, in his home. He was a son of the late Florence (Frank) and Charles Burk. He was the husband of Jane A. (Frankenfield) Burk for 64 years.

He was a Bethlehem Vo-Tech graduate.

He was a draftsman for Bethlehem Steel and later the Fuller Company. After he retired, he helped his son with his business and drove for VAST.

In addition to his wife, he is survive by two sons, Scott and his companion Sue Ruhe and Thomas, M.D., and his wife Bonnie; six grandchildren, Olivia, Gabby, Nate, Andrew, Greg and Melissa; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by a son, Dean Burk; a daughter, Pamela Burk; and six brothers and sisters.

Contributions may be made to the Blind and Visually Impaired Association, 614 N. 13 St., Allentown, PA 18102; or to the Salvation Army, 521 Pembroke Road, Bethlehem, PA 18018.

Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.