Mr. Burch was a retired Yard Master with the Chicago & North West Railroad and a member of the St. Mark Catholic Church at Forest Mill, TN.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marcia Burch; parents, James M. Burch and Frances Martin Burch; and brothers, James Burch and Bernard Burch.
Mr. Burch is survived by his children, John R. Burch (Barbara) of Manchester, TN, Charles M. Burch (Diana) of Hillsboro, Oregon and Janet R. Miller (Dan) of Lenexa, KS; sister, Margaret A. Ehrnthaller of Roanoke, IL; seven grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
No local services in Manchester, TN.
CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME in Charge of Arrangements.