Fiona and the extended Burke family would like to express their sincerest thanks to all who assisted in the funeral and wake of the Late Raymond Burke.
Fiona would like to express particular thanks to all who sent cards and well wishes during this difficult time. Your kind words and prayers are greatly appreciated.
Further thanks to Father O’Kane of Claudy and Craigbane parish, for the lovely mass and the reflection on Raymond’s life.
Thanks to McLaughlin’s Funeral directors for all their hard work and assistance. You have been truly invaluable in the past weeks. Your professionalism and dedication to the family has been outstanding, going above and beyond.
Special thanks to Rionach and Ben for the wonderful music, you made the mass so much more special and eased our sorrows for a short time.
Thanks to all the good friends of Raymond who came and shared their stories and memories with the family, this joy that Raymond brought to so many is kept alive in the precious memories and tales. We will treasure these moments forever.
Fiona would also like to thank the staff of Ward 32 Altnagelvin for your kind support and consideration at this time.
St. Michael protect him. St. Martin pray for him. St. Pio guide him to the arms of the Lord. May his soul rest in peace.
Raymond’s Month Mind Mass will take place in St. Joseph’s of Craigbane on Sunday 10th October 2021 at 10am.
BURKE Raymond died on 11th of September 2021, suddenly at home, Brookdale, Coxtown, Carrigans, Co Donegal.
Loving son of the late Michael and Cassie R.I.P. Beloved husband of late Elizabeth R.I.P and loving father of Fiona and the late Marie R.I.P. Dear brother of Liza, Anna, Frank, Mary, Christine, Kathleen, Briege and the late Martin and Micky R.I.P.
Reposing at his late residence from 7pm Sunday. Sadly due to the ongoing pandemic the wake is for family and friends only.
Funeral from his late residence on Tuesday 14th of September 2021, leaving at 11.30am for 1pm Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Craigbane, interment immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Family flowers only please and donations if desired in lieu to NICHS (Northern Ireland Chest, Heart and Stroke) c/o McLaughlin Funeral Directors.
Deeply regretted and will be sadly missed by all his loving family.
St Padre Pio pray for him.
Enquiries to McLaughlin Funeral Directors