Beloved husband of the late Dorothy Burke (nee Dominguez) for over 69 years; loving father of Paul (Ann) Burke Jr., Christine (the late Dennis) George, Leo (Shelly) Burke and Lisa (Kandace Davis) Burke; our dearest grandfather, great-grandfather, brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle and friend to many.
Paul graduated from St. Louis University High School. He was a proud lumberman and owned and operated Gateway Building Supply. Paul was a WWII veteran and was an avid St. Louis sports follower and was known for having a joke for every occasion.
Services: Visitation at St. Justin Martyr (11910 Eddie & Park Rd. 63126) on Thursday, May 12 from 9 a.m. until funeral Mass time at 10 a.m. Interment at J.B. National Cemetery. Memorial contributions to Greater St. Louis Honor Flight gstlhonorflight.org appreciated. KUTIS AFFTON service.