He was born Oct. 8, 1955, in Terre Haute.
He is survived by his parents Reta Snyder Burke and Art Burke, brothers Nick Staley (and wife Vallie) and Byron Staley (and wife Sherry), sister Adrienne Davies (and husband Dwight), uncle and aunt Rev. Richard and Leanna Wright, as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his sister Tonya Morris, grandparents Donald and Ruth Staley, grandparents Evelyn and Harvey Shouse, and great-grandparents Delphia and William Harden.
He loved animals, music and being with family and friends.
There are no services, as cremation has been chosen.
Callahan-DeBaun Funeral Home, 25th and Wabash, Terre Haute, is in charge of arrangements.