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William W. Burkette III

September 17, 1942 ~ March 1, 2018 (age 75)

Obituary

William W. Burkette, III, age 75, formerly of Murrysville, on Thurs., March 1, 2018. Bill was raised in Turtle Creek. He was widely known as the lead singer of The Vogues and was best known for hits "Five O'Clock World" and "Turn Around, Look at Me".  Bill was the beloved husband of Elaine M. Downing Burkette; loving father of Lori (Greg) Cinna, William W. (Julie) Burkette, IV, and Sheri (Scott) Good; and Pap of Brianna Mae and Holden William Burkette, and Nathan Good.  Friends will be received Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 2-6 PM at the JOBE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC. corner of Shaw & Triboro Avenues, Turtle Creek (412-823-1950), followed by a funeral service at 6:00 PM.  Interment will be private.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org. www.jobefuneralhome.com.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
March 4, 2018

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jobe Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
118 Shaw Ave
Turtle Creek, PA 15145

Funeral Service
Sunday
March 4, 2018

6:00 PM
Jobe Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
118 Shaw Ave
Turtle Creek, PA 15145

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