Patricia Stagno Gardiner Burke passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2014, at the age of 69. Beloved wife of the late William Joseph Burke. Mother of Scott Gardiner (Lori) and Kristin Wolkart (Ross). Step-mother of Kay Burke and Tillie Burke-Gomez (Al). Daughter of the late Richard William Stagno, Sr. and Nancy Dalio Stagno. Sister of Frank Stagno, Michael Stagno and the late Richard William Stagno, Jr. Grandmother of Taylor Wolkart, Grant, Alex and Egan Gardiner. Step-grandmother of Chelsea and Dylan Gomez. A native of New Orleans and a resident of Metairie. Mrs. Burke retired from her long career as a school teacher from Ecole Classique and St. Philip Neri School. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation and Memorial Mass at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. Visitation will begin at 5:00 PM, followed by a Memorial Mass in the chapel at 7:00 PM. Private inurnment at Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Scleroderma Foundation, 300 Rosewood Drive, Suite 105, Danvers, MA 01923, www.scleroderma.org. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories and condolences online at www.lakelawnmetairie.com
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Lake Lawn Met Funeral Home
5100 PONTCHARTRAIN BLVD
New Orleans, LA 70124
Published in TheNewOrleansAdvocate.com from Feb. 8 to Feb. 11, 2014