Phyllis Burke, 95, of Marlborough


Phyllis BurkeMarlborough – 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.

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, Jan. 28 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.