A Memorial Visitation and Service for James Patrick Burke, 56, of Palatine, will be held at a later date at St. Thomas of Villanova Catholic Church, 1201 E. Anderson Drive, Palatine, IL 60074. A Private interment will follow.

James was born September 28, 1962 in Chicago, and passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2018.

He was the dear son of the late James and Janice (nee Rasin) Burke. He was the beloved husband of Donna (nee Korosec) Burke; and the loving father of Katie Burke.

James grew up in Arlington Heights & Mount Prospect and graduated from Forest View High School. He was employed as an iron worker at Old Style Iron Works. He found happiness watching movies with his daughter, taking family trips to Disney World, playing with the family dog, and decorating the house for the holidays.