David I. Burk

David I. Burk, 72, Hollidaysburg, died unexpectedly at his residence.

He was born in Blair County on Nov. 28, 1941, son of Paul and Madaline (Byers) Burk.

Surviving are four sisters: Cecelia Sullivan, Regina Walter, Patricia Rape and Mary Talvert; and four brothers: Donald, George, Patrick and Frederick.

He was preceded in death by two brothers: James and Paul.

David attended St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg, and was a member of the Phoenix Volunteer Fire Company, Hollidaysburg, Blair County Fire Police, Blair County Allied Firefighters Association and Central District Volunteer Firemen’s Association.

David’s life revolved around the Phoenix Volunteer Fire Company.

A funeral service and fireman’s memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg, Pastor David Huston officiating. Interment will be at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Newry.