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Mary Ann Burke

March 27, 1935 - August 18, 2019


Athens, Pennsylvania

Date of Death:

August 18, 2019



Birth Date:

March 27, 1935

Birth Place:

Scranton, Pennsylvania

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Mary Ann Burke

Mary Ann Burke, 84, of Athens passed away on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Bradford County Manor in Troy, PA due to complications of Alzheimer’s disease.

She was predeceased by her parents, John and Ann Bubniak Zulkosky; husband’s, Kenneth Owens and Donald Burke; brothers, Jack Zulkosky and Bill Zulkosky; daughter, Sally; and many cats.

Mary Ann is survived by her sons, Kenneth (Diane) Owens and David Owens; daughters, Barbara (Michael) Dinan, Lori (Tom) Pruyne and Donna (Marcel) Lamb; sisters, Barbara (Jack) Strange, Rosemany Gonsalves and Susan (Marty) Samuels; sisters-in-law, Sheila Zulkosky and Karen Zulkosky; grandchildren, Christopher (Monica) Owens, Michael Dinan, Derek (Kaylyn) Pruyne and Lauren Pruyne; great-granddaughter, Ava Dinan; niece, Shelly (Dave) Fish; along with several other nieces and nephews.

Mary Ann graduated from Athens High School.

The family is planning a celebration of her life at a later date.  The family is being assisted by the Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY.  Memorial donations may be made in Mary Ann’s name to Stray Haven or Bradford County Humane Society.  Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Mary Ann’s Family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

Sympathy Messages

From: June Satterly
I was so sorry to learn of Mary Ann's  passing. We were friends for many years. My deepest sympathy to the family.

From: Romie Whipple Olsen
Please accept my condolences on the loss of Mary Ann.  She was a classmate and old friend.  May she find comfort in the arms of our Lord and savior.

From: Rich Firestine
I was so sorry to hear about Mary Ann’s passing.  She was a big part of my formative years growing up in Athens.  She was always wonderful to me, treated me like family.  My sincere condolences to the entire family.

From: Paul Larrabee
Rest in Peace Mary Ann Burke. A friend from my past.

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