Print this page
Edit this notice
The death has occurred of:

Michael (The Hairy) Burke

BURKE, Michael (The Hairy) (Drumlargan, Kilcock, Meath) - March 25, 2021 (suddenly), at his home,  predeceased by his beloved daughter Emma and brother John, beloved husband of Biddy and loving father of John, Damien, Michael Jnr, Donnie and Ronan; he will be sadly missed by his loving family, brother William, sisters Annie, Marie, Margaret (Australia), Theresa, Ena (England) and  Dolores, grandchildren Andrew, Shane, Ali, Alex, Aoife, Dylan and Rian and great-grandson Brody, daughters-in-law, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law extended family and a wide circle of friends.  May he rest in peace. Due to government advice regarding public gatherings a private family funeral will take place tomorrow (Tuesday) with Mass at 11 o’c. in The Church of the Assumption, Coole, Summerhill followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot, please leave a personal message for the Burke family in the ‘Condolences’ section on Michael's funeral cortege will leave his home at 10.30 o'c. tomorrow (Tuesday) morning en route to the church, friends and neighbours are very welcome to line that route in a safe and socially distanced manner as a mark of respect. House private please. Family flowers only, donations if desired to the Irish Heart Foundation.