Marcy Ellen Burke of Laurel, passed away suddenly on June 18, 2020 at Kent General Hospital in Dover. Born on Feb. 11, 1972, she is the daughter of Richard D. Parker, Sr., and the late Donna Pizzaia Parker.
Marcy was a dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse who started her career in the emergency room. She was currently working in the home health care industry for Highmark of Delaware.
Her greatest love was her family. She dearly loved her husband, children, and grandchildren. Marcy enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, planting beautiful flowers, and going to the beach or the pool to get a golden tan. She is survived by her loving husband of 23 years, Michael Burke of Laurel; children, Brittany Davis and her husband Ashton, Kaetlin B. Burke, and Seamus Burke; grandchildren, Addison Davis and Peighton Davis; and brother, Richard Parker, Jr. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her mother, Marcy is preceded in death by her sister Melissa Parker. A Celebration of Life was held on Saturday, June 27 at her home. Contributions may be made in Marcy’s memory to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas 75231. Arrangements are in the care of the Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home in Laurel, Delaware.