Martin E. Bourke

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Martin E. Bourke Greece: Sunday, July 15, 2018. Predeceased by his parents, Joseph & Annie; siblings, Patrick, Thomas, Rachael & Joseph; in-laws, Alice & Frank Scialdone; brother-in-law, Frank Scialdone Jr. Survived by his devoted wife of 49 years, Cindy; son, Martin Jr. (Anna); daughter, Allison (Brian) Morrison; grandchildren, Joseph, Thomas, Miriam, Helen, Edmond & Catherine Bourke, Amber, Bailey & Colleen Morrison; siblings, Michael (Rose) Burke, Peter (Diane) Burke, Gerard (Rose) Bourke, Denis Bourke, Muriel Morgan, Veronica (John) Griffin, Ann (Tony) Mason, Eileen (Ali) Mazroui; sisters-in-law, Madeline (Mickey) McFiggins & Jackie (Ted) Welter; many nieces, nephews and cousins in US and Ireland. Martin was born in Roscrea Burgoo Tipperary, Ireland in 1946. He is a proud Veteran of the United States Marines. He enjoyed spending time with his family and at the cottage. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him. Martin’s visitation will be held Thursday, July 19th 4-7 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson 1075 Long Pond Rd. His mass of Christian burial will be held Friday July 20th 11:00 AM at St. John the Evangelist Church, 2400 W. Ridge Rd. Private entombment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Veterans Outreach Center or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in his memory. For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit

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  1. All my prayers are with you and his family, he will be missed. May you rest in peace Martin, with LOVE from your cousin and her family, Colleen, Lorenzo, James and Katelynn.

  2. Aunt Cindy and Cousins, I am so very sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I didn’t get a chance to visit him while he was in this world, but he made me feel welcomed and loved all the same. We will visit on the other side some day Uncle Martin. Rest in Peace. Love Lynne

  3. Cindy and family,
    We are so sorry about the loss of Martin. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
    Love Aunt Miggie McCarg, Marie and Karen

  4. Cindy
    I was so sorry to learn of Martin’s death. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

  5. Rest in Peace Martin,My old friend from all those years ago in Burgoo when we were young boys,So sorry to hear of your passing xxx

  6. So sorry to hear the sad news. God bless Uncle Martin. Our sincerest sympathy to Cindy, Martin jnr, Allison and all the family. Aaron, Meabh Morgan and the boys, co. Antrim, Ireland xxxx

  7. Cindy, Allison and family,

    We were stunned and very sad to hear about Martin’s passing. To have had so many years together as a loving and beautiful family is a blessing, but it’s never long enough. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  8. Dearest Uncle. We will missed you so, so much! After my Father passed I realized how similar you were both in looks and in temperament. So intelligent! I loved spending time with you. I wish you a perfect peace and surrounded by the love of those who have gone before and the love of those you have left behind. God Bless you!

  9. Sincere sympathy to all your family. From Patsy Monks and family , limerick street. May he rest in peace.

  10. To Dear Aunt Cindy, Martin Jnr, Allison and their families, we are with you in your loss, Uncle Martin was so kind to all of us when we visited. I remember my visit to your home with great joy, also the times we met later, he always stayed in contact, was always caring and affectionate to all his family, immediate and extended. He was a wonderful person and will be greatly missed in the family. Sincerest sympathy from your niece and cousin Grace xxo

  11. Aunt Cindy, Marty, Allison and family, I am so sorry to hear the news of Uncle Martin’s passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers and I am here for you if you need anything at all. Much love and sympathy, Elaine.

  12. So sorry for the loss of Martin, such an exceptionally warm and generous spirit.

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