04-03-2010, 09:37 AM #1
MA - Jack Burke - 75 years old - Holbrook - 1 April 2010
Apr 2, 2010 10:22 am US/Eastern Elderly Holbrook Man MissingHOLBROOK (WBZ) ― Click to enlarge1 of 1
Jack Burke, 75, of Holbrook
Holbrook police are looking for an elderly man who was last seen Thursday night walking in Braintree toward South Braintree Square.
Police say Jack Burke, 75, was last seen at 8 p.m. at the Dunkin Donuts at Hancock and Plain Streets. They say he was walking north on Hancock Street toward South Braintree Square.
Burke was wearing a red Red Sox jacket, the same as in this photo, and he was using a cane.
According to Burke's daughter, he has Alzheimer's.
Anyone who may have seen him is asked to call the Holbrook Police Department at 781-767-1212.
Last edited by summer_breeze; 04-07-2010 at 07:54 PM.
04-03-2010, 03:14 PM #2
Search in Holbrook for missing 76-year-old man
By Maureen Boyle
Enterprise Staff Writer
Posted Apr 02, 2010 @ 10:02 PM
HOLBROOK — Searchers in helicopters and all-terrain vehicles were looking for a 76-year-old man suffering from Alzheimer’s who went missing Thursday night.
John “Jack” Burke was last seen leaving his home about 6 p.m. in the area of Union Street.
04-05-2010, 06:04 PM #3
Police searching for missing elderly Holbrook man
By Benjamin Bell
Monday, April 5, 2010 - Updated 6h ago
A 76-year-old Holbrook man remains missing after disappearing Thursday night at a Friendly’s Restaurant in Quincy.
“He is very frail,” said son John Burke Jr. of Pelham, N.H. "It’s really tough. At night your mind starts to wander and you fear the worst. Everybody’s at wit’s end.”
04-06-2010, 07:22 AM #4Former Member
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04-06-2010, 07:01 PM #5
Family of missing Mass. man offers reward
Apr 5, 2010
(NECN: Scot Yount, Holbrook, Mass.)
The family is offering a 2,500 dollar reward for anyone who can provide information on Burke's whereabouts. He's described as quite frail, 5 feet four inches tall and weighing 115 lbs.
04-07-2010, 07:50 PM #6
Missing Alzheimer's Patient Found Dead
76-Year-Old's Body Found In Holbrook
POSTED: 1:56 pm EDT April 7, 2010
UPDATED: 2:15 pm EDT April 7, 2010
BOSTON -- Patriot Ledger
The body of a missing Holbrook man who suffers from Alzheimer's disease has been found.
Police found Jack Burke's body in a wooded area off Noonan's Lane Wednesday, according to the Patriot Ledger.
Rest in Peace Jack.
04-07-2010, 08:25 PM #7Former Member
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Prayers for Jack's family, friends and all those who love and will miss him.
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