Remembering Professor Burke
Thomas Patrick Burke, Th.D., Ph.D., passed away on Tuesday morning February 23, 2021 at the age of 86. A Requiem Mass will be offered on Saturday March 27, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 140 West Hector Street, Conshohocken, PA 19428. Joining our department in 1972, Professor Burke spent most of his academic career at Temple. He was an observer at the Second Vatican Council in Rome, a keen intellect, and a devotee of the Blessed Mother, among many other things. You can read his whole obituary here.