Gloria Ann Burke

December 10, 1928April 23, 2019

Gloria Ann Burke, 90, of Tinton Falls, NJ, formerly of Livingston, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. The Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Philomena Church, 386 S. Livingston Ave., Livingston, NJ on Friday, April 26 at 10:30 am.

Born in Jersey City, NJ, to Adolph and Mary Ellen Grube. She was baptized at St. Aedans Church in Jersey City and attended St. Dominic Academy. She was a parishioner at St. Philomena Church for over 58 years and an active member of the Rosary Altar Society. She worked at American Banker, a publication for the banking industry, in Manhattan as a Senior Manager.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Raymond Burke; her loving children Maryellen (Burke) & Paul Ahlborn, Raymond Burke, Jr. & Kinga Burke, Mark & Vicki Burke, Ken & Rosella Burke; cherished grandchildren Wesley Ahlborn, Lindsay Ahlborn, Kira Burke, Thomas Burke, Quinlan Burke, Megan Burke, Aidan Burke, Michael & Sarah Burke, Lauren Burke & Zach Campo, Kevin Burke, RJ Ceravolo; great granddaughter Ellie Burke and many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by her parents Adolf and Mary Ellen Grube, brother Harry Grube and daughter Kathleen (Burke) Ceravolo.

Her favorite saying was “My cup runneth over” and it did with family, love, laughter and friendships.


  • Funeral Service Friday, April 26, 2019
  • Committal Service Friday, April 26, 2019


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Ken Burke

May 1, 2019


I won life's lottery when I was born. You were always so kind and thoughtful to all of us. I will carry many happy and loving memories of you until we meet again.