Donna Mae BurkeDonna Mae Burke, 81, died Jan. 14, 2013.
Donna Mae Burke, 81, died Jan. 14, 2013.
Donna was born on Nov. 8, 1931 in Foston, Minn. to George and Arlenne (Gustafson) Kush.
She was married to Donald Hokanson in 1946, to this union six children were born. She later met and married the love of her life, Robert W. Burke. They were married in 1971 and lived in Gordon until Bob's death in December of 2000.
Donna moved from her home in Gordon to the Terraceview Living Center in Shell Lake in April 2012. She loved arts and crafts, bead work and flowers. In her younger days she loved bowling and berry picking.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents, beloved husband Bob and her son Ron Hokanson.
She is survived by her daughter Julie (Tony) Finch and her grandson T.J. Finch, along with other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held at later date. Arrangements were entrusted to Taylor Family Funeral Home, Spooner, Wisconsin. Online condolences can be made at www.scalzo-taylor.com or sent to Julie at P.O. Box 436 Minong, WI 54859.