Phyllis L. (Robertson) Burke

January 25, 1924 ~ January 21, 2020 (age 95)

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     Phyllis L. (Robertson) Burke, 95, died Tuesday evening Jan. 21 after a long period of failing health.  She was the wife of the late Thomas Henry Burke who died in 1994.  They were married for 27 years.  She was born in Waltham, the daughter of the late Frances (Robertson) Wemple and lived in Marlborough most of her adult life.  

     Phyllis worked as a secretary for the Raytheon Corp. in Marlborough  for many years retiring in 1970.

     She is survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

     Her funeral will be held on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in Saint Ann's Church, 20 Boston Rd. in  Southborough.  Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Marlborough.  Family and friends are invited to pay their respects on Tuesday morning from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. at the Short & Rowe Funeral Home (, 95 West Main St. Marlborough.

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January 28, 2020

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Short & Rowe Funeral Home
95 West Main Street
Marlborough, MA 01752

Funeral Service
January 28, 2020

10:30 AM
Saint Anne's Church
20 Boston Rd.
Southborough, MA

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