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(nee John Albert Burkes)

Sept. 18, 1930 - Oct. 23, 2013

Resident of Pleasanton. Born in Yuba City, CA, moved to Sutter City, CA as a child where he met his wife of 65 years Maxine Thatcher. Had a successful career as a Financial Planner for 50 years.

He was preceded in death by his sons, Michael, Joey; and grandson, Christopher.

He is survived by his wife, Maxine; sons, Terry, Lane; grandchildren, Timothy, John, Kelly, and Maxime.

In lieu of gifts or flowers, please make donations to Hope Hospice of Dublin.

Published in the Contra Costa Times on Nov., 3, 2013.

Graduate of S.U.H.S., class of 1948. He was a long time barber at Chiseler's Inn in Marysville.

Preceded in death by his mother, Judy Mclean and step-father, Stanley "Scotty" Mclean, both longtime postmasters of Sutter, sister Betty Burkes.

(Submitted by

Dwayne Haynes, Sutter CA)

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Apr. 10, 2014
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