Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

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Alumni Obituaries

John Burke

John Dennis Burke, 57, was born October 10, 1952, in Oklahoma City, OK, to Bobby Donald and Ileene Beatrice Pendergraft Burke.Surviving is a brother, Robert Daniel (Barbara) Burke, Oklahoma City, OK.He was a licensed psychologist and practiced in Ohio and Missouri. He also worked for the state of Missouri, the Missouri Department of Corrections and the St. Louis Developmental Disability Treatment Center. He was an adjunct professor of psychology at the University of Missouri-St. Louis and at Wright State University-Lake Campus in Celina. He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a master's degree in psychology. He also studied pre-theology from 1979-180 at Saint Meinrad Seminary in St. Meinrad, IN. He was a member of The Order of Carmel Discalced Seculars.Memorials can be made to St. Louis Second Wind Lung Transplant Association, Inc.Published in The Daily Standard (Celina, OH) on 4/14/2010.