More detail on this person: William Richard Burks, 77, passed away in his home in Bonney Lake on May 10, 2016. He is survived by his wife, Mimi, his children, David, Chris and Maria. Bill served in the US Air Force and the US Army. He proudly served three tours in Vietnam as a helicopter pilot with the 1st Air Cavalry. Bill had a 28 year career with General Electric Aircraft Engines and retired as the Manager of the Eastern Hemisphere. He received the Gerhard Neumann Field Service Award for outstanding accomplishments in aircraft engineering.
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