Sherel “Butch” Burks, 65, husband of Caroline (Compton) Burks of Pottsville, formerly of Boyertown, died March 26, 2013.
He was a son of the late Raymond Burks and Helen (Nester) and Harold Letterhouse.
He worked 25 years at Knoll.
Survivors: wife; children, Clinton, Renee, Stephanie, Sean; step-children, Jody, Thomas, Jeffrey; siblings, Donald, Rose, Linnie; grandchildren; great-grandchildren.
The memorial service and burial were held 12:00 noon Saturday at New Goshenhoppen UCC. Arrangements were entrusted to Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home.
Offer sympathy to the family at www.mannslonakerfuneralhome.com.
Memorials contributions requested in his memory to a charity of your choice specializing in dementia research.