Burke Ford, 61 of Beecher, IL passed away November 7, 2018 at the University of Chicago Hospital. Burke was born on December 2, 1956 in Chattanooga, TN the son of John and Beryl Ford. He is survived by his loving wife Bonnie Ford nee Burbridge as well as his children John H. Ford II of Twenty Nine Palms, CA and Ashley Ford of Poway, CA. His sisters Vicki (Timothy) Mc Kenna of Crete, IL, Johnnie Morris of Greenville, SC and Teresa Bush of Jackson, TN. 2 grandchildren Judah and John also survive. Burke served our country in the United States Marine Corps, was a member of Beecher Amvets post 67 as well as a member of the Masons and the Beecher Sportsmens Club. Burke also retired from the Illinois State Police. He enjoyed marksmanship and watching Jeopardy. Visitation will be held on Saturday November 10, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. at Hack Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday November 11, 2018 also at Hack Funeral Home. Private family burial will be held at a later date.