Robin C. Burke, 51, of Huron died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, in Cleveland Clinic after a brief illness.
Robin was born Feb. 9, 1961, in Durham, N.C. She earned her Network Administrator Certification from ICTS, Alexandria, Va., and worked in various positions for Lab Corp, Research Triangle Park, N.C., Sun Microsystems, Milpitas, Calif., and Norrell Information Services, Greenville, S.C., before moving to Huron.
Robin was a free and loving spirit who loved life, her family, and spending time with her only grandson, Dylan, her little “Dyl-Pickle”. She was a true Carolina Girl who loved the sunshine and sandy beaches.
She is survived by her husband, Mark Hyde; two sons, Dustin and Tyler; one grandson, Dylan; her father, David Burke Sr.; and stepmother, Jo Anne; stepfather, Jerry Kapiko; three sisters, Kathi Lehew, Lizabeth Kallail and Traci (Ken) Boschert; one brother, David Burke Jr.; her maternal grandmother, Mildred Hester, of Durham; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Janet (Hester) Kapiko.
A memorial service for Robin is planned for 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at Graystone Baptist Church in Durham.
Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com. Foster Funeral Home & Crematory, 410 Main St., Huron, is handling arrangements.