Gloria J. Burke, 75, of DeLand, passed away Wednesday, February 20th, 2013. She was born June 1, 1937 in Piper City , Illinois, to Lester and Goldie Dehm. Mrs. Burke worked as a Legal Secretary before retiring. She enjoyed crocheting and worked on projects together with her husband. She is survived by her loving husband, Robert E. Burke of DeLand; children: Dale R. Burke and his wife Cheryl of Eustis; Julie Barker of Bloomington, IL; Judy Burke of Dallas, TX; Dean Burke and his wife Deborah of Orange City, FL; and Michael J. Kuipers of Sanford, FL.: five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held in her honor at the Kepler Road Baptist Church on Sunday, February 24 at 12:30 PM.