Lawrence — John Joseph Burke 63, of Lawrence died last week in Lawrence after a long illness.
John was born in Lawrence on June 17,1949 to the late Joseph and Marie (Kennedy) Burke. He graduated Andover High School and served in the U.S. Air Force. John loved music and played in many bands throughout his life.
He is survived by his son, Jonathan Burke; his brothers, David Douglas and Kevin Burke; and sister, Kathleen Burke as well as many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: There are no calling hours. Funeral services will be private and are under the direction of the Conte Funeral Home of North Andover.