Obituary: William J. Burke
Published in The Boston Globe on Dec. 27, 2015
BURKE, William J. 67, of West Boylston, passed away Wed., Dec. 23rd. He leaves his wife of 39 years, Anne Carey (Hurley) Burke; a daughter, Kelsey Burke of Paxton and her fiancee, Michael Kusy of West Boylston. Bill is survived by seven siblings: Kathryn Green of Rockland, Richard Burke and his wife, Debbie of Peru, Mary Burke of Marlborough, Theodore Burke and his wife, Patricia, of Walpole, Margaret Burke and her wife, Patricia Connolly of Centerville, Elizabeth LeBlanc and her husband, Nelson of Waltham, and John Burke of Centerville, and many loving nieces and nephews.
His Funeral will be held Wednesday, December 30 from Fay Brothers Funeral Home, 1 West Boylston St. with a Mass at 11:00 am in Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 111 Worcester St. Burial will follow in Mt. Vernon Cemetery. A visiting hour will be held from 9:30 to 10:30am at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Compassionate care for ALS, PO Box 1052, West Falmouth, MA 02574. – See more.