Obituary: Walter Burk, 75, Boston

Walter Burk, 75, of Boston, died Saturday, May 26, 2018, at University of Louisville Hospital. He was born March 26, 1943 in Louisville. He was a retired self-employed construction clean up, and a member of First General Baptist Church in Shepherdsville.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Belinda Burk; one son, Walter LeRoy Burk Jr.; his parents, Floyd and Virginia Burk; two sisters; and two brothers.


He is survived by one daughter, Sandra (Johnny Baumgardner) Johnson of Boston; one son, Floyd (Michael Graves) Burk of Radcliff; one sister; two brothers; one granddaughter, Amanda Johnson of Boston; and two special friends, Robin Reid and Ashley Bush, both of Springfield.

The funeral is 11 a.m. Saturday, June 2, 2018, at First General Baptist Church with burial in Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Boston with the Rev. Glen Atherton officiating.

Visitation is 1-8 p.m. Friday, June 1, 2018, and 9-11 a.m. Saturday, June 2, 2018, at the First General Baptist Church in Shepherdsville.

Memorial contributions may go to his loving granddaughter, Amanda Johnson.

Barlow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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