Desmond Burke

Nov 23, 2022 15:11 By receptionradiokerry
Desmond Burke

Desmond Burke, Golf Side Ballybunion & formerly Knightstown, Valentia Island

Reposing for Family & Friends at his home on Thursday from 4 - 7pm

Removal for 12.00 Noon Requiem Mass in St. John`s Church Ballybunion on Friday with interment in Killehenny cemetery immediately afterwards

Desmond Burke, Golf Side, Ballybunion and Knightstown, Valentia Island passed peacefully on the 21st November 2022, in his 95th year in the wonderful care of Fatima Home, Tralee. Beloved husband of Mary, predeceased by his brothers Tommy & Anthony, his sister Maire and his great grandchildren Fianna & Saoirse.


Dearly loved and missed by his children Pauline, Gerard, Joseph, Anne & Una, his sisters Joan, Betty & Josephine, his brothers Frank & Dominic, his loving grandchildren Nessan, Lesley-Anne, Darragh, Desmond, Jemma, Michaela, Cormac, Laura, Ursula, Suzanne, Sinead, Shay & Eve and his adored great grandchildren Hugo & Oisin, daughter-in-law Bernadette, sons-in -law Pat, Panco & Simon, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law. nephews, nieces & friends, his carer Caroline and Yorkie the family dog.

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Conor Young

Nov 23, 2022 17:11

My sincere condolences to your family. Fond memories

Dan and Deborah O'Connor, Valentia

Nov 23, 2022 19:11

Sincere sympathies to Desmond's family, his sisters and brothers and to his extended family members.

Dan Moriarty

Nov 24, 2022 08:11

My sincere sympathy to all the Burke family. I worked with Des many years ago in the Cable Station, Valentia Island. He was a nice man. May he rest in peace.

Annette Donnelly

Nov 26, 2022 08:11

My deepest sympathy to Pauline and all the family, thinking of you all at this difficult time. May he rest in peace.

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