Burke, Elsie

May 27th, 2008

Elsie C. (Watson) Burke – Age 79 of Lowell died peacefully with her family close by her side on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 after a brief illness.

Born in Somerville on November 30th, 1928 she was the beloved daughter of the late Thomas and Elsie Watson. Devoted mother of Catherine Callahan & her husband William of Mystic, CT; Michael Burke of Lowell; Thomas Burke and the late James Burke. Loving grandmother of Shelly, Michelle, Daniel, Jared, Jonathan & Jason and loved by her four great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service on Friday, May 30th,12:30 p.m. at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc.,187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington. Interment to follow in the family lot at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge.

Memorial donations in Elsie’s name may be made to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923.


5 Entries in Guest Book for “Burke, Elsie”

  1. shelly says:

    my dearest nana, i love you and miss you so very much!

  2. Michael says:

    God Bless You my sweet Mother. Im going to miss so much. You were one of the last classy ladies in this world.

  3. Michael says:

    cant believe its been a year already Mom, a day dont go by and I wish I could call you up, and go to lunch at goodtimes.

  4. Gary W says:

    A year has passed and your still remembered as a good woman with a kind soft heart, who loved her family and enjoyed travelling with them. You were a joy to know and brought many people hapinness. They all miss you from the coffee shop at the gatehouse, people still mention it to me.

  5. Michelle says:

    My dearest nana in the whole world. Not a day goes by that I don’t think of you and the many years we shared. I miss coming to Mass to see you. All the M&M’s you bought me and our trips to Taco Bell. Nana I luv and miss you so much.
    Luv you nana!!

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