Zach Burke(1987 - 2013)

Zach Burke, fondly known as "Zach" or "Bubba," passed away at age 25 on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, after a tragic motorcycle accident on Wednesday. Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday in Arlington Funeral Home Chapel. Interment: Moore Memorial Gardens, 1219 N. Davis Drive, Arlington. Visitation: 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Arlington Funeral Home. Zach was born at 4:40 a.m. Sept. 28, 1987, in Jacksonville. He attended Sam Houston High School in Arlington and successfully graduated. He went on to further his career as an automotive body technician at Lincoln College of Technology. Zach's love of family and all things fun will live on in the lives of friends, peers, family and especially in his son. He was proud to be called a great friend by so many and his loss is felt by all whose paths he crossed. His gentle soul and inspirational spirit made our world a brighter place. The family would like to thank all who supported us at the hospital and those who donated blood. Always and forever in our hearts. Survivors: Mother, Beverly Burke; his adoring sisters, Zadrin Laura Burke-Kavalawski, Cashmir Faith Magee (Brian); his partner, Danielle Kemp; son, Logan Burke-Kavalawski, both of Arlington; grandmother, Margaret Scott; aunt, Mary Burke and uncle, Gary Miller; aunt, Tina Henderson-Bryant (Doug); uncle, Walter John Burke (Donna Geary); uncle, Robert Burke (Becky); aunt, Donna Kavalawski Frazier (Ronald); and uncle, Mark Kavalawski. Numerous cousins, niece and nephews mourn his passing and countless friends will remember him fondly.

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ARLINGTON CHAPEL
1221 East Division Street Arlington, TX 76011
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Published in Star-Telegram on Oct. 2, 2013