Obituary of Patrick Burke
Patrick Henry Burke
April 1, 1943 - June 1, 2018
Patrick Burke passed away peacefully at MacKenzie Health Hospital on June 1, 2018 at the age of 75 after a long battle with kidney disease.
Born in Roscommon, Ireland Patrick moved to Canada in 1967. He will be greatly missed by Teresa, his loving wife of 49 years; his sons Stephen and Rory; daughters in law Katherine and Sheri; grandchildren Alyssa, Hailey, James, Olivia and Sarah; brothers Charlie and wife Pearly and John and wife Bernadette; sister Bernadette and husband Peter; various neices and nephews; and preceded in death by his brother Tom and his wife Rita and sister Mary and her husband Patrick.
Our family would like to give our heartfelt thanks to the compassionate and supportive staff at the Oak Ridges Dialysis Centre.
Pat will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a gentleman, humorist, wonderful chef and avid fisherman.
Visitation will be held at the R.S. Kane Funeral Home, 6150 Yonge St. Toronto on Tuesday June 5 from 6-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary Immaculate Roman Catholic Church, 10295 Yonge St, Toronto on Wednesday June 6 at 10 a.m. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery and Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to The Kidney Foundation of Canada.