Jo Eva Burke (nee Yoney) of North Ridgeville and former resident of Elyria, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2014 at Northridge Health Center, North Ridgeville. She was born July 31, 1949 in Oak Hill, West Virginia.
Jo Eva graduated from West Tech High School in Cleveland and attended college. She retired in 2000 from Parker Hannifin after 20 plus years as a Key Punch Operator. She enjoyed stamp and coin collecting.
Mrs. Burke is survived by her daughter, Dustie Burke of Elyria; grandson, Jeffery Edmon; sister, Joan Barker of Medina; and former husband, Denver Burke of Elyria.
She was preceded in death by her brother, William Yoney; and parents, Jo and Eva Yoney.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 P.M., Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second Street, Elyria. Funeral service will be 11 A.M., Thursday, March 6, 2014 in the funeral home. Barbara Habecker, Busch Celebrant, will officiate. Interment will be in Columbia Township Cemetery.