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BURKE, Suzanne M. Age 67, of Cummaquid, passed away Monday June 6, peacefully at her home. Born in Boston, MA, she was the daughter of Patrick P. Burke and Margaret (McFadden) Burke. Suzanne spent her youth in South Boston before moving to Quincy and eventually making her way to Cape Cod. She graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Weymouth, followed by Nursing school at Massachusetts General Hospital, Class of 1970 and continued on to earn her MBA at Simmons College Graduating in the late 80's. Before she settled in Cummaquid she worked as a nurse and in case management at Massachusetts General Hospital, Cambridge Health Alliance and Mt. Auburn followed by consulting at Cape Cod Hospital. Suzanne enjoyed traveling, gardening, sudoku and was an avid reader. She loved her two dogs, Casey, a Labradoodle and Riley, a Golden Retriever. She also lived for entertaining and cooking for her family and friends. Suzanne is survived by her sister, Diane B. Burke (Joe Barrett) and many cousins and friends. Visiting Hours will be held on Thursday, June 9 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at Doane, Beal & Ames Funeral Home, 160 W. Main St. HYANNIS, MA. 02601 and a Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Victory Church Friday, June 10, 2016 at 10:00am, 320 S. Main St. Centerville, MA. 02632. Internment into the Holy Trinity Wall Niche, Harwich, MA will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please make a donation in memory of Suzanne M. Burke, to "Team Joey" Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, MA Chapter 220 N. Main St. Suite 104 Natick, MA. 01760. For online condolences, please visit

Published in The Boston Globe from June 8 to June 9, 2016
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