Alwilda "Allie" Loretta Burke
1931 - 2022
Alwilda "Allie" Loretta Burke
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BURKE, Alwilda "Allie" Loretta (Henderson) Age 90, of Drumhead, Guysborough County, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2022 in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Drumhead, she was a daughter of the late James and Nora (Hodgson) Burke. Allie raised 3 children and was the best mom ever. She was a people person who was always willing to help everyone. She loved to read and do cryptoquotes. Allie worked for 13 years at Henry House Restaurant in Halifax and went on to hold various positions in the hospitality industry throughout her working years. She is survived by her son, Michael (Lorna); grandchildren, Brandon Burke, Braelyn Burke, Karen Weagle, Stephanie MacKenzie-Freeman and Marsha Tazzman; sister, Cynthia (Roy) Young, Sackville; brother, Jack Henderson, Ottawa; several nieces, nephews and their families. Allie was predeceased by her husband, Gerald; children, Jay and Karen; brothers, Reg Henderson, Ron Henderson and Brian Henderson. A family interment will take place in Seaside Cemetery, Seal Harbour. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. Arrangements are under the dignified and compassionate care of G.W. Giffin Funeral Home Ltd., Country Harbour.

Alwilda "Allie" Loretta Burke