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Bernadette Burke

Kildare, Celbridge

BURKE Bernadette (formerly Haugh), late of Marino, Donaghmede and recently Celbridge, Co Kildare. Peacefully fell asleep November 17th 2020 in the loving care of her family and the staff of St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown. Treasured, loved and devoted mother of Keith and Joanne. Safe in the loving arms of Jesus, reunited in Heaven with her mother Ellen, father Frank, her sister baby Elizabeth, and her nephew Ivan. Forever missed and remembered by her loving son, daughter, cherished grandchildren Steven, Angela, Paul and Jessica, her daughter-in-law Margaret, her son-in-law Rob, her brothers and sisters, Michael, Jack, Martha, Noeleen, Dermot, Aileen, Frances, their husbands, wives and partners, nephews, nieces, relatives and many friends.

May Bernadette rest in peace.

A private funeral will take place due to government advice regarding public gatherings. When the current circumstances have passed we look forward to celebrating Bernadette’s life with friends and extended family at a later date.

Those who would have liked to attend the funeral; but due to current restrictions cannot, may join the private family Funeral Mass on Friday (20th November 2020) at 10 am by following this LINK or please leave your personal message by selecting “Condolences” below or alternatively leaving a message for the family at

Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the wonderful St Francis Hospice. 

"The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want." (Psalm 23)

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Paul TuckerColleague

Sincere condolences to Keith and all the family. Our thoughts are with you at this particularly difficult time.

Barry QuinnFriend & Colleague

I was very saddened to learn of Bernadette’s death. I would like to extend my deepest sympathies to your family at this time.

I especially remember Bernadette’s spirit, loving nature and all the fun we had together. She will always be remembered by me as great pal and colleague – an especially giving person with great character.

Please know that I am thinking of your family at this time. May the love of your family comfort you and give you the strength to cope during this difficult time. My condolences to you at this sad time.

With deepest sympathy,

Barry Quinn

Craig GibbsColleague

So sorry to hear about Bernie’s passing. She was a brilliant woman to work with. Always enjoyed chatting with her. Loved to talk about her kids. She was very proud of them. Sadly missed.

Rita ReynoldsCousin

My deepest sympathy to Joanne, Keith and all the family. Thinking of you all.
Rita xx