Following a distinguished career in Theatre and Education in Canada and a return to New Zealand, Professor Margaret Burke passed away peacefully at Rangiura Rest Home, Putaruru on 18 June 2024 aged 91.

Loved mother and mother-in-law of Robyn & Geo (Vancouver Island), Grant (Toronto), Jenefer & Mark (Tirau), Andrew & Bridget (Perth). “Grandma Marg” of Josh & Andre, Lucas, Elliot, Isaac & Kowan, Jessica & Hilary.  “Great Grandma Marg” of 11 great grandchildren.

In accordance with Margaret’s wishes a private cremation has been held.

Our family would like to extend our appreciation and thanks to the wonderful staff at Rangiura Rest Home for their exceptional care and compassion.  All family communications to Broadway Funeral Home, 10 Short Street, Matamata 3400.