Barry Burk

Obituary of Barry A Burk

Barry A. Burk, 76, loving husband of Maxine "Micki" Burk of Lexington, SC, peacefully passed away on Friday, February 15, 2019 at Prisma Health Parkridge Hospital, Columbia, SC. Born Nov 12, 1942 in Pequot Lakes, Minnesota to Harry and Hildur Burk.  He is survived by his loving wife, brother Bob (Carol), children Greg (Carolyn), Jason (Brenda), Stuart (Christine) Garner, and Donna (Ken) Murray;  grandchildren Michael (Courtney) Wolter, Amanda (Eric) Plude, Melissa, Sidney, Alli, Kayla Teets, Cole Teets, Taylor Garner, and 3 great grandchildren. Barry exuded life through his calling to education where he taught at Sauk Rapids High School and the University of Minnesota until he retired after 32 years of educating professionally. He continued to educate his family through life lessons which will be valued forever.  Barry walked God's path as a member of Pine River United Methodist Church in Minnesota and Red Bank United Methodist Church in South Carolina.  Cherishing his stories of camping, fishing, hunting and traveling via RV; Barry and his adventures will remain etched in our hearts forever. 


Memorial service will be at Red Bank United Methodist church, Old Barnwell Road and S. Lake Dr, Lexington on March 2, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.

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