Ruth Burk Obituary

Ruth C. Burk
Ruth C. Burk

November 9, 1921 - June 5, 2019
Born in Detroit, MI
Resided in Warren, MI
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Ruth Caroline Burk, age 97, died Wednesday, June 5th 2019. Ruth was born in Detroit on November 9th , 1921 to Tillie and Howard Phillips. Hers was a large family with four sisters and two brothers. Her husband Richard predeceased her in 2006.

Ruth played in the Women’s and mixed Bowling Leagues from 1968 to 1984. She was very proud of Service to her country in World War Two in the U.S. Navy. She will be buried next to her husband Richard and will receive Full Military Honors at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, MI.

She leaves behind daughter Susan, sons Richard and Mark as well as six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

Funeral will be Wednesday June 12, 10:30 am at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 32000 Schoenherr Road, Warren, MI. Family will receive friends from 8:30 am until time of Service. Memorial contributions can be made to The Human Society of Michigan or The Wounded Warriors Project.




A.H. Peters Funeral Home of Warren
32000 Schoenherr Road,
Warren, MI US 48088
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
10:30 AM