1929 - 2022
VisitationSeptember 15, 2022
Dolan Funeral Home, 106 Middlesex Street, North Chelmsford, MA 01863
FuneralSeptember 16, 2022
St. John the Evangelist Church, 115 Middlesex Street, North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Mary F. (Harrington) Burke, 93, of Lowell, formerly of N. Chelmsford died Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at Lowell General Hospital.
She was married to the late Lawrence Burke, who died on May 15, 1997.
Born in Adrigole Beara Peninsula County Cork, Ireland, she was the daughter of the late John and Hannah Harrington
Mary came to the United States of America in 1959 and became a proud citizen on January 7, 1999.
She retired as a nursing assistant after twenty years in 1999 from the Northwood Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Lowell.
Mary was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church.
She enjoyed spending time with her family. Her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
She is survived by her sons, John and his wife, Lucille Burke of Hudson, NH and Peter Burke of Birmingham, AL; daughters, Julie Burke of Salem, MA and Colleen Burke of N. Chelmsford; brothers, John Harrington of England and Patrick and his wife, Eileen Harrington of England; sister-in-law, Mary Harrington of Ireland; grandchildren, Ashley and her husband, Nicholas Miller and John Burke; great grandchildren, Aviana and Colson Miller many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Joseph Harrington and William Harrington and the sisters-in-law of Tessie Harrington, and Bridget Harrington.
Visiting hours Thursday 3 PM to 7 PM. Funeral Friday at 10am from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 11a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church in Chelmsford. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials may be made in her name to the American Heart Assoc. Heart Gift Processing Center PO Box 3049 Syracuse, NY 13220 or D’youville Life and Wellness Community Activities Dept. 981 Varnum Ave Lowell MA 01854. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com