Dorothy H. Burk

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Dorothy H. Burk, 92, of Zephyrhills, and formerly of Spencer, Ia. and Cedar Creek, Mo., passed away June 8, 2011, after a brief illness at Gulfside Center for Hospice Care.

She was united in marriage to Marvin Burk on Nov. 20, 1943.

She enjoyed poetry, literature, music, and nature and always kept her hands busy knitting and quilting. Dorothy worked side by side with her husband at Marvin Burk Photography for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her brother, Peter Farrow.

Survivors include her beloved husband of 67 years, Marvin; one son, Peter (Karen) Burk; two daughters: Stefani Burk and husband, William Todd and Wendy (William) Bale; five grandchilden: Andrea, Lezlie, Jonathan, Nathan and Noah; four great-grandchildren: Douglas, Dexter, Sean and Torin; and sister, Carol Farrow.

Donations may be made to Gulfside Center for Hospice Care, 5760 Dean Dairy Rd, Zephyrhills, FL 33541.