William Burke “Bill”, the beloved husband of Norma Burke, both of Pembroke, passed away at the age of 76 peacefully at his home on Monday, March 4, 2019. Bill was born in Somerville, and formerly of Quincy. Bill was predeceased by his mother Rita Burke, and infant son. Bill is survived by his children Kelly Cappa, Bill Burke, Danielle Regan, and their spouses. His step children Kim Ferguson-Caizzi and Richard Ferguson and their spouses. A loving grandfather to 14 grandchildren and 1 great grandson, and a devoted owner to his dog Baron.
Bill served proudly in the US Navy aboard the USS Boston.. Bill was a dedicated employee for 40 years at Boston Sand and Gravel at various locations as a concrete batch man.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday, March 11th from 4-7:00 PM at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 7 Mattakeesett St (Rt. 14) Pembroke. A funeral mass will be held on Tuesday, March 12th at 10:00 AM at St. Theclas church in Pembroke. Graveside services will follow at the MA National cemetery in Bourne at 12:30 PM.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be donated to Veteran’s services of your choice.