Ann Burke, known as Nancy to family and friends, passed away at Forest Hills Hospice on September 5th at the age of 72. She was a lifelong resident of Maspeth. She is survived by 2 sisters, Maureen Jayner and Pat Barry, an Aunt, cousins in America and Ireland, nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and many friends. Her ashes will be placed at the Garden of the Holy Family Columbarium niche in Calvary Cemetery. There will be a Mass at Transfiguration Church on October 3rd at noon. Anyone interested may feel free to celebrate her life with a donation to a favorite charity or the ASPCA, or a planting in her honor.