OBITUARY: Michelle Marie Burke


Michelle Marie Burke of Dickson, Tennessee passed away on Friday, August 5, 2022, she was 57 years old.

Ms. Burke was a hardworking, forgiving, and loving woman. She enjoyed playing bingo, playing scratch offs, cooking, having a good cup of coffee with her best friends and most of all spending time family. She was a great woman that will be deeply missed.

Preceded in death by her son Ryan T. Watts, mother Margret Strawsky (Edward); father Ronald Strasburger, Sr.; brother Edward Strawsky, Jr; first love, Elmer T. Jenkins.

Survived by her children Colleen Watts (Fiancé, Kevin Lyons), Dawn Kracke (Daniel), Crystal Lee Strobel (boyfriend, Richard Brown); Bobby Strobel (Lydia), Lisa Strobel (Fiancé, Cameron Robinson); 25 grandchildren; brothers Ronald Strasburger, Jr. (Christina) and Michael Strawsky (Christine); best friends Kay Glick and Tina Bane; several extended family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

A Life Celebration will be held at 2:30 pm, Wednesday, August 10, 2022. Visitation will be held 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Wednesday at Dickson Funeral Home, 209 E College Street, Dickson, TN, 37055, 615-446-2313,


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