Rita K (Hardy) Burke

April 27, 1932 ~ October 22, 2019 (age 87)


Rita K. (Hardy) Burke 87 formerly of Braintree passed away October 22, 2019 at the Colonial Nursing Home in Weymouth. Loving mother of Margaret “Maggie” Gallardo-Cortez and dear grandmother of Marisol Gallardo-Cortez both of Stoughton. Sister of Eileen Marie Hardy of Maine. Born and raised in Dorchester she had been a resident of Braintree for 50 years. Rita had worked as an executive assistant for Piatelli Construction for 20 years retiring in 2000. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday October 26 at 10:30 AM in St Francis of Assisi Church Braintree. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visit the McMaster Funeral Home, 86 Franklin Street, (Rt 37) Braintree prior to the mass from 9-10 AM. Interment Milton Cemetery.

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October 26, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
McMaster Funeral Home
86 Franklin Street
Braintree, MA 02184

Funeral Mass
October 26, 2019

10:30 AM
St. Francis of Assisi Church
856 Washington St.
Braintree, MA 02184

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