Frank Burke,

Ballymacragh, Westport Road, Castlebar – died October 2nd, 2022.

Frank’s wife Kay and family, would like to thank most sincerely all those who supported and sympathised with us on our recent sad loss. We were so touched and humbled by all those who called to the family home, for their kind words and gestures and also those who brought food and helped in any way. Thank you to our extended families, friends, neighbours, all those that attended the removal, Funeral Mass and burial and those who travelled long distances to be with us. A special thanks for all the condolences on RIP. ie and Midwest Radio; a special word of thanks to Michael Commons, Midwest Radio, Late Show for his beautiful tribute to Frank on his radio show, for the Mass and sympathy cards, floral tributes and messages offering words of kindness and comfort. Heartfelt thanks to the Emergency Services and to Barry Moran who came to our aid. Thank you to Fr. Shane for the beautiful Mass, to Brenda Grealis for the music and to all who took part in the liturgy. Thank you to the gravediggers who prepared Frank’s final resting place and to all who took part in the guard of honour. Thank you to all at Michael Kilcoyne Funeral Directors for all your help. Thank you to the staff at the TF Royal Hotel for the beautiful meal. A special word of thanks to our neighbours in Ballymacragh who have helped us since Frank’s passing and to whom we will forever be grateful. As it would be impossible to thank everyone individually, please accept this acknowledgement as an expression of our deepest gratitude.

The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass will be offered for your intentions.

Frank’s Month’s Mind Mass will be held in the Church of the Holy Rosary, Castlebar on Friday November 4th at 10am.

You may view the Mass online at