Anthony (Tony) Burke

35 Langan Drive, Sligo and formerly of Masreagh, Skreen, Co. Sligo.

26 Oct, 2022

Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family in the care of the nurses, carers and staff at North West Hospice. Tony, predeceased by his parents Anne and Ned, his loving wife Phylis, his brother Eamon, brother-in-law and sisters-in-law. Loving father of Edward, Anthony, Paul and Susan.

He will be sadly missed by his sons, daughter, daughter-in-law Edel, grandchildren Zara, Glen, Zoe, Jack, Jesse and Daíre, great-granddaughter Kyara, sister Mary, sisters-in-law Rita, Mary and Ann, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Friday evening from 6:30pm to 8:00pm. Funeral will arrive to St. Anne’s Church, Sligo at 11:00am on Saturday morning for requiem mass, with funeral proceeding to St. Mary’s Cemetery, Skreen, Co. Sligo for burial after.

You can stream Tony’s funeral mass live by clicking ‘Live Stream’ below.

Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to North West Hospice, care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo.

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  1. Rest in Peace Tony, Condolences to all the family especially Susan a great neighbour

  2. So sorry to here of the passing of your dad .
    Tony was a lovely man , always an hello and a smile when he met you,, may your dad rest peacefully, Thinking of you all at this sad time ..

  3. My heartfelt condolences to all Tony’s family, Tony was a pure gentleman and a great friend he had the most amazing personality and manner and laugh, I will truely miss him, life will never be the same without him

  4. So very sorry to hear about Tony, my condolences to all his family he was such a lovely man, a gentleman and a great friend may he rest in peace

  5. So sorry to hear of the passing of Tony. Edward Anthony Paul and Susan. He was a gentleman and a very good friend to us. Thinking of you all at this very sad time.

  6. So sorry to hear this of passing of ur dad he was lovely man now reunited with ur mum now

  7. Condolences to all the Burke family on the passing of your beloved Dad. May his gentle Soul Rest in peace.

  8. Tony was lovely man used to love our chats in the t&c.condolences to the whole family may he rip

  9. Sad news to here of the passing of Tony sending our sincere sympathy to his family and extended Burks family’s Tony was a true gent RIP 💐🙏 Pauline terry Mc tiernan

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