ALBANY – John D. Burke, 41, of Albany, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2022, at St. Peter’s Hospice. John was born on Long Island, and raised in Ridge, NY. He was a graduate of Longwood High School, and attended Suffolk County Community College and SUNY Cortland. John was a master at his trade, specializing in masonry and in heavy equipment operation. He worked in many different companies including MVP in Albany’s Local 2 bricklayer’s union, General Electric, and most recently was the proprietor of Burke Masonry, LLC working alongside StoneTech of Albany. His hobbies include traveling and spending time with his family. He had a passion for fishing which he enjoyed doing with his son, brother and close friends.
John is survived by his wife Noelle M. Bevilacqua Burke; his children Gianna and Jamison; his mother Barbara Burke of Albany; his brother Jason Burke (Amanda) of Slingerlands; and by several aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was predeceased by his father John D. Burke earlier this year.
A celebration of John’s life will be held at a future date. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hans Funeral Home, Albany. In lieu of flowers, donations in John’s memory may be made to The Community Hospice, c/o The Community Hospice Foundation, 310 S. Manning Blvd, Albany, NY 12208. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com .