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Brendan James Burke

December 29, 1993 — July 16, 2023

Edison, New Jersey

Brendan James Burke

Brendan James Burke of Edison, New Jersey, an employee at William Grant and Sons USA Distillery in Edison, NJ passed away Sunday July 16th, 2023 at the JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ.  He was 29.

The son James H. and Joan Clark Burke, he was born December 29, 1993 in Teaneck, NJ.

Brendan was a die hard NY Mets and NY Knicks fan who enjoyed watching and playing many sports. He was kind, sweet and loving of all he met.

Survivors include his parents James and Joan Burke of Roscoe, NY; brother Cameron of Edison, NJ, Aunts Jean of Edison, NJ; Patricia of Schenectady, NY; Ann of Schenectady, NY: Cynthia and her husband Nolan of Oyster Bay Cove, NY;  Uncle Robert and his wife Denise of Scotia, NY and his loving girlfriend Michelle of Brooklyn NY. He also had many cousins.

Memorial services will be private.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to NJ Sharing Network (an organ and tissue donation organization) or by mail to Sharing Network Foundation, 691 Central Avenue, New Providence, NJ 07974.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Harris Funeral Home, Railroad Ave. Roscoe, NY 12776 607-498-4929 or 845-439-5200 or

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