Denise Anne Burke
- October 11, 1952 - April 17, 2010
- Disputana, Virginia
of Denise 's Passing
Share This Obituary
Memories & CandlesPrevious
“Denise and I go back a long long way, it's funny I always thought that
we would be here for ever......... I talked with Denise right before she
got...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Lynn Cavalier Grigg - chester, VA
“Denise was a wonderful friend. I met her at Sacred Heart and Prince George Junior High School. Denise taught me to drive and gave me my first glass...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Krista Minor Ratliff - friend
“Denise was a pleasure to work with. But aside from a co-worker, she was a great friend. She will be dearly missed. I know though that I only have to...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Ariel Santos - Richmond, VA
“Jason and Kris I'm so sorry about your mom. I always thought of your mom as a soccer mom. She look out for all your friends. She took John in for a...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Joyce Ford ( John Rea mom ) - VA
“Denise was a wonderful person to work with. She was an exceptional employee and everyone enjoyed working with her.
5 of 14 | Posted by: Shannon Venable - Glen Allen, VA
“We shared lockers in Junior High. I extend my deepest sympathy during this time of sorrow and praying that God will comfort you and give you strength...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Lisa Rhodes Essex
“Peace be with the entire family in your time of grieving. With time, the pain will ease.The memories of her life will last forever.
7 of 14 | Posted by: Joe Togger
“I am sorry to hear of your mothers passing. I know she is in a better place now not suffering.
8 of 14 | Posted by: Kelly Allin - friend of family
“I was shocked when I heard this sad news yesterday! I thought she recovered completely at one point. I don't understand why these things happen to...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Ravi Sagiraju - Colleague
“I had the pleasure of working with Denise for several years in the Virginia Power Petersburg office. She was always willing to do whatever it took to...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Albert G. Finch - Forest, VA
“I thank you for a great friendship over the years. You always brought joy to everyone around you and there was NOTHING that you couldn't do. You are...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Brenda Bass - Richmond , VA
“Denise was many things to many people. To me she was the consummate "cashier". She taught me all I learned about "cashiering". In the years we worked...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Tim Williams - Chesterfield, VA
“What a special person. Someone described it well yesterday. Our
hearts are broken. We love you Denise. Thanks for the memories!!!
13 of 14 | Posted by: Alice Williams - friend
“We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the peace which comes from the memories of loved shared...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Tracee & Rob McLeod
It is with great sadness that the family of Denise Anne Burke announces her passing at home in Prince George on Saturday, April 17, 2010.
She was a treasured mother,daughter,sister, and friend to many.
She was born in Hopewell and resided in Prince George for most of her lifetime and was a graduate of Prince George High School Class of 1971.
Ms. Burke was employed with great pride by Dominion Virginia Power. She was the eldest daughter of William P. Burke of Hopewell and the late Goldie C. Burke.
Surviving are her two cherished sons; Jason W. Jackson of Colonial Heights, and Kris P. Jackson and his wife Kelly of Prince George, her five dear grandchildren; Cassidy, Samantha, Thomas, Jakeob, and Stone,four sisters; Brenda K. Burke, Joyce B. Jackson, Janet B. Hotchkiss, and Mary B. Taylor, and one brother; Steven P. Burke.
She will also be forever remembered by her numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at the Nelsen Funeral Home 214 N. 6th Ave Hopewell VA, 23860, where services will be held 1:00 PM on Thursday, April 22, 2010 with interment to follow Bermuda Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4240 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA 23060.
Condolences may be registered at www.nelsencares.com