On November 26, 2006 JAMES R. BURKE "JIM", beloved husband of the late Kathryn Audrey Burke; father of Alan Burke and wife Linda; grandfather of Jennifer, Ronnie, Bonnie and Andy. Also surviving sister-in-law, Janet Onion, three nephews, Scott, Brian and Damian. Family will receive friends on Thursday, November 30 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at STERLING-ASHTON-SCHWAB-WITZKE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1630 Edmondson Avenue, Catonsville, where funeral services will be held on Friday, December 1 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in New Cathedral Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 8219 Town Center Drive, P.O. Box 43025, Baltimore, MD 21236.