Aaron Michael Burke
Jr. - Oak Island
Burke Jr., 18 of Oak Island, died Sunday, August 19,
Mr. Burke was born April 4, 1994 in Brunswick County to
Aaron Michael Burke Sr. and Dietra Kruse. Aaron grew up
in Boiling Spring Lakes and Oak Island and went to South
Brunswick High School. He loved football, going to the
beach, and wanted to obtain a commercial truck driving
license so he could drive over the road with his father.
Surviving are his father Aaron Michael Burke Sr. and
wife Shelly of Wilmington; his mother Dietra Kruse of
Oak Island; two sisters, Anna Burke of Leland and Ashley
Burke of Oak Island; his paternal grandparents, Raymond
and Charlene Del Pezzo of Oak Island; his maternal
grandparents, Robert and Sharon Neal of Oak Island; two
uncles Donovan Burke and wife Robin of Charlotte, and
Michael Kruse and wife Nichole of Illinois; two aunts
Robin Beckmann and husband Jeff of Florida, and Jolynn
Neal of Boiling Spring Lakes; a niece Kaylee Urbina; and
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday,
August 24, 2012 in the Peacock – Newnam & White Funeral
Service Chapel with Reverend Charlie Carter officiating.
Burial will follow in the Cape Fear Memorial Park. The
family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on
Thursday evening at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in
Aaron’s memory to his father, Aaron Michael Burke Sr.,
6260 Riverwood Drive, Wilmington, NC 28412.
& White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport