- On August 8, 2019
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Grace Joy Burke, age 92, of Washington passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family on August 7, 2019.
She was born on February 6, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Mary and Melvin Hooley.
Beloved wife of the late John Burke; loving mother of Janice (Joseph) Bonus, Barbara (Edward) McKinney, and Robert (Beverly) Burke; cherished grandmother of Denise (Steve) Burke Polansky, Kristin (Jeremy) Bloom, Erin (Jon) Weston, and Lori (Shawn) Areford; adored great grandmother of Laney, Gage, Gianna, Gabrielle, Miranda, Katie, Cameron, Jacob, and Logan; dear sister of Sara (Alden) Dodd; also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Grace loved doing puzzles like Sudoku, word searches and jigsaw puzzles. She enjoyed cooking, baking and having family dinners. She enjoyed spending time outdoors on her porch or in her gazebo. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
Family and friends welcome on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 from 4 pm until the time of service at 6 pm at Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA 15317, 724-260-5546.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Autism Speaks at autismspeaks.org or Gateway Hospice, 95 West Beau St., Washington, PA 15301.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.