Peter Sommers Burke
Last updated 8/19/2020 at 4:03pm
Peter Sommers Burke, 82, of Brevard, died Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, surrounded by his family.
The son of James Raymond Burke and Evelyn Sommers Burke, he was born in Jackson Heights, N.Y., in 1938.
He was married to his beloved wife, Marilyn Joyce McIntire, for 58 years. They met at the University of Kentucky while both were studying there. They were married in Paducah, Ky., and lived in Setauket, Long Island, N.Y., where he worked as a civil engineer, working first as a designer, then in management. The HOV (High Occupancy Vehicle) lane on the Long Island Expressway was one of his big...