Evelyne Burke: a tribute to a lady

Photo courtesy of Burke FamilyEvelyne Burke, in a photo taken around her high school graduation in 1945. ■ By Olivia Gildea / Reporter There are a hundred thousand analogies for losing a beloved mother and member of the community, but none of them quite seems to hold a match to the loss of Evelyne K. Burke of San Jacinto. As many who have had the pleasure of knowing her may remember, Burke was not just a lady, not just a mother, not just a realtor—she was a voraciously giving individual and one for whom we owe many of our local community services and organizations. Evelyne Burke was born on Staten Island,

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