Rosemary Burke, age 85, of Cincinnati, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. She was born in Bellevue, Kentucky on September 13, 1935 to Adam Munich and Theresa Minnick (nee Enderlin).
Rosemary was a missionary leader and the treasurer at the Church of God of Prophecy, where she was a member for over 50 years. She was the secretary and treasurer at Change of Heart, which was a support group for heart transplant recipients. Rosemary and her husband, Don owned and operated Burke's Antiques, Auction and Appraisal Service in Cincinnati for many years.
Rosemary will be remembered for her happy, sweet, and fun loving nature. Rosemary was happiest when she was around her children and grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Donald Burke; parents, and brothers, Robert Munich and William Minnick.
Rosemary is survived by her beloved children, Charles Brien (Judith) Burke, Karen Rose Burke, James Donald (Glendora) Burke, Timothy David (Theresa Chiodi) Burke, and Bruce Adam (Mindie Bell) Burke; grandchildren, Carlos Burke Garcia, Lacy Burke, and Natalia Burke Garcia; nieces, nephews and many cousins; and a host of other family members and friends.
In loving memory of Rosemary, contributions may be made to the Church of God of Prophecy at 8101 Beech Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45236.
Family and friends may gather on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Newcomer Funeral Home, Northwest Chapel, 7830 Hamilton Avenue, Mt. Healthy, from 6:00 to 8:00PM for a visitation. The Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, September 17, 2021 at 9:00AM. Burial will follow at School Lot Cemetery in Albany, Ohio, where graveside committal services will begin around 2:00PM.
If possible, the family requests, and would greatly appreciate, that you attend scent free and strongly encourages and requests that masks be worn. You may call the funeral home with further questions.
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