Bridget “Bridie” Burke (nee Clifford) of Yonkers, NY passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, January 7, 2021. A native of Killorglin, County Kerry, Ireland.
She was the beloved wife of Joseph and mother of Joseph (Deirdre), Valerie (Aquinas), Finola and Rory. She was the dear sister of Patsy, Kay, May, Noreen, Anne and adoring Nan to Audrey, Niall, Colin, Sean and Ailish. Bridie will be sadly missed by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Bridie's memory may be made to the Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Research Foundation - P.O. Box 442, Needham, MA 02494 - www.accrf.org/donate
A wake will be held on Sunday, January 10th from 3-7pm at F. Ruggiero & Sons Inc. Funeral Home, 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY- (914) 375-1400- www.FRSWFH.com. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, January 11th at 10am at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 602 McLean Avenue, Yonkers followed by interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY.
Please Note: Due to CDC guidelines, we are required (by law) to limit the visitation to a maximum of 50 guests at a time. If you are not immediate family, please consider making your visit a brief one. Please wear a mask upon entry into the funeral home.
If you are not feeling well or do not feel comfortable, please DO NOT enter the funeral home.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family