Vigen Memorial Home obituary – Paula Jo Riddle Burke, 55, Montrose


Paula Jo Riddle Burke, 55 of Montrose, IA died Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at her home.
She was born October 15, 1963 in Ft. Madison, IA the daughter of Victor and Thelma Edna Azinger Riddle. She was first married to Bruce Harris and they divorced. She later was united in marriage to Daniel Burke. They divorced.


Paula graduated from Keokuk High School with the Class of 1983.
She had been employed at the Marriott Hotel in St. Louis, MO, Keokuk Steel Castings and Beef, Bread and Brew, both in Keokuk.
Paula enjoyed flowers and spending time outdoors doing yard work. She loved to go for rides in her convertible and listen to music.
She is survived by her father and step-mother, Victor and Donna Riddle of Montrose, two sons, Jeremy Harris of Montrose, and Dylan Burke of Montrose, two grandchildren, Carter Davis and Zaydan Davis, two sisters, Pamela (Matt) Daggs of LaGrange, MO and Patty Jackson of Ft. Madison, IA, two brothers, Carl “Mike” Jackson of Montrose and Nick Jackson of Davenport, IA, two nephews, Channon and Ryan Daggs, and one niece, Carlie Jackson.
She was preceded in death by her mother, her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Azinger, one niece, Nicole Jackson and one nephew, Anthony “Tony” Jackson.
A Gathering of Remembrance for family and friends will be held from 2-4 p.m., Saturday at the Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA is assisting the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be left for the family at

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