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THOMPSTONE Anastasia (Anna) (née O'Donoghue) 14 Hawthorne Avenue, Caherdavin Lawn/ Kilmuckridge, Wexford. March 24, peacefully at Adare & District Nursing Home. Beloved wife of the late George. Dearly loved mother of Kevin, Robert, Mary, George and the late Siobhán. Sister of the late Michael, Pat, Betty and Phillie. Sadly missed by her daughters-in-law Ann, Lorraine and Sharon, grandchildren, sister Rita, brother Tom, sisters-in-law Joyce and Ann, nephews, nieces, family and friends.
PORTLEY Morgan Noel, Lynwood Park, Ballysimon. Late of Kishikirk, Ballysimon, SPS and EI, Shannon. Unexpectedly, at his residence. Brother of the late Eileen. Deeply regretted by his loving family, wife Tess, son Tony, daughters Liz, Helen, Marie, ten grandchildren, daughter-in-law Aisling, sons-in-law Vince, Ingo and Mike, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, other relatives and friends.
O'SHEA Ann (née Collins), Caherdavin. Late of The Fairgreen & Shelbourne Park. Ppeacefully, surrounded by her family at UHL. Deeply regretted by her loving children Andrew, Anne & Jennifer, their dad John, her grandchildren, Leah, Alex & Cian, sisters, brothers, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, her king Charles Charlie, relatives and friends.
O'DONNELL James, Legane, Effin March 23 unexpectedly but peacefully, at his home. Very deeply regretted by his loving wife Kathleen, daughters Noreen (Clancy) and Mairead (Mulcahy), sons Patrick, Derek and Seamus, sisters Peg (Casey) Tess (Hennessy) and Frances (Penny) , daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.
O'CONNELL Nora (née O'Connor) Gortnagross, Athea. Peacefully at her residence, surrounded by her family. Dearly missed by her loving husband John, son Shane (Ballyhahill), daughters Joan (Diffley, Shanagolden) and Marie (Denihan, Athea), daughter-in-law, Kay, sons-in-law, Sean & Tommy, grandchildren, Shane J, Daithi, Robert, Maria, Jack and Molly, brother Con, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, friends.
KELLY Patrick (Paddy), Rockfarm, Caherline, Caherconlish/Cratloe. Late of Pat Cullen, Builders. Peacefully, at his residence. Beloved husband of the late Nora. Deeply regretted by his loving family, sons Pat, Liam, Brendan, Dermot, Lomand and daughter Esther, daughters-in-law Margaret and Nuala, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sister, brother and extended family, relatives and friends.
JACKMAN Jimmie College Park, Corbally. Ppeacefully at Corbally House Nursing Home. Beloved husband of Eleanor and dearest father of Denise, Jim & Mary. Deeply regretted by his family, daughter-in-law Suzanne, sons-in-law Eoin & Tony, grandchildren, Alex, Emma-Louise, Ronan, Keith, Patrick & Ruby, sisters, brothers, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, relatives and friends.
DUFFY Breda (née Harnett) Cullinagh, Newcastle West/Ballybay, Monaghan, formerly of Chicago and Kilconlea Upper, Abbeyfeale. March 24, wife of the late John, sister of the late Dan, Dave, Moss, Ellen, Peg, Kit and Nora-Theresa; deeply regretted by her loving sister Mary (Hickey), nephews, nieces, wonderful carers, neighbours and friends.
O'SULLIVAN Denis, Raheenagh, Ballagh, Limerick and late of Melbourne Australia, and formerly Raheenagh, on March 22. Husband of the late Nancy and brother of the late Paddy (Kildare), Dan and Jack (Dublin) and Mick (Newcastle West). Very deeply regretted by his sons Stephen and Mark, daughters Anne, Helen, Claire and Rita, sisters Cath, Mary (England), Ita Corbett (Abbeyfeale), brother Ben (Kilmallock), nieces and nephews, extended family, relatives and his many friends.
O'NEILL Sean (Sean Óg), Gavlone Road, Kennedy Park/Pallasgreen. Late of Lenihan Avenue, Prospect. Survived by son Gerard, daughters Caroline, Georgina and Rosaleen, grandchildren Noel, Kieran, Ciara, Shannon, Tiffany, Aimee-Kate, J.D. and Sarah-Mai, great-grandchildren Jonathan and Carla, brothers Patrick, Ned and Liam, sister Rosie, sons-in-law Darren, Matt and Rae, special friend Theresa, all other relatives and friends.
MULCAHY Thomas, Oola. March 25, Thomas, sadly missed by this loving family; wife Patricia, sons John Paul and Tommy, daughters Geraldine, Magieann and Michelle, son-in-law Noel, daughter-in-law Kathleen, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, aunts, relatives, cousins, neighbours and friends.
GALLAGHER Joan, Clarke Avenue, Janesboro. Peacefully at Milford Hospice. Beloved mother of Rea, eldest daughter of Cora and the late Anthony and dearest sister of Anna & Toni. Deeply regretted by her daughter, mother, sisters, brother-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephew, relatives and friends.
DALY Betty (née Danaher), Danaher's Cross, Rathkeale. Died March 23, peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Milford Hospice. Betty predeceased by her husband Dermot & her sister Mary. Sadly missed by nephews,cousins and sister in law Peig, nephews and nieces in law, relatives, good neighbors and friends.
BRADSHAW CONDON Eileen, Abbeylands, Rathkeale. Peacefully on 23rd March 2016. Survived by sons, daughters, grandchildren, and family.
PUNCH John Ballinacolloo, Bruff. March 26, peacefully at UHL. John, son of the late Pat and Kathleen and brother of his late sisters Eileen and Sr. Maureen and brother-in-law Colm O'Regan. Deeply regretted by his brother Patrick, sisters Kathleen, Noreen and Margaret, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives and friends.
O'MALLEY Teresa (Tess), Rockview, Towerhill, Cappamore, March 25 peacefully in the loving care of the staff of St. Anthony’s Nursing Home Pallasgreen, in her 94th year, Teresa (Tess); deeply regretted by her sister Molly, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
MURPHY Patrick (Patsy), No 2 Carraward Heights, Dromcollogher. Unexpectadly on March 25. Beloved husband of Norah ( nee Fitzgerald), loving father of P.J, Christina ( nee O' Connell), and Bridget. Sadly missed by his wife and family, mother Bridget, sister Noreen, grandson Darragh, son-in-law Aidan, daughter-in-law Peggy, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, uncle, aunt, niece, cousins, relatives, neighbours and friends.
HEALY Sarah (née Mulcahy), Raheny, Dublin/Castlemahon. March 25 peacefully in St.Francis Hospice, Raheny surrounded by her loving family. Sarah, beloved wife of the late Con and pre-deceased by her sons Ciarán and Conor, very sadly missed by her daughters Siobhán and Úna, sons-in-law Dermot and Michael, grandchildren Colm, Dara, Aoife, Leah, Conor, Sarah and Cormac, great-grandchildren Jennifer and Evie, sisters, brother, relatives, and friends.
FLYNN Pa Joe, Drombane, Pallasgreen. March 26. Peacefully at St Anthony's Nursing Home Pallasgreen. Deeply regretted by his nephews , nieces, grand nephews, grand nieces , sisters-in-law, relatives and friends.
NORMOYLE Bridget, (née McDonagh), Drumisk, Glin and formerly of Glenamaddy. Survived by husband Tom, sons Michael and Thomas, sister Maureen, daughter-in-law Emily, sister-in-law Mary, grandchildren Kieran, Aidan and Annie, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends.
KENNY Maisie (Mary) (née Mc Coy), North Quay, Newcastle West. Peacefully in the loving care of her family. Predeceased by husband Ned. Dearly loved mother of daughters Gerardine (Holland), Maria (Davenport), Eileen (Kenny Ryan), son Pat, granddaughters, grandsons, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, daughter-in-law, sons-in-law and friends.
DEEGAN Norah (née Kenneally), Broadford/Castletroy. Late Rosary Hill Nursing Home. Wife of the late Bill. Survived by sons Paul and Liam, daughter Elizabeth, brother, sisters, grandchildren, great-grandchild, relatives and friends.
CONNOLLY Michael, Mullingar/ Askeaton. March 26, (peacefully) at The Blackrock Clinic, Dublin. Beloved husband of Angela and dear father to Mary, Michael, Angie, John and Katrina; deeply regretted by his loving wife, children, grandchildren and extended family.
ARTHUR Bernie (née O'Sullivan), 34 Gouldavoher, Dooradoyle. Peacefully at Abbot Close Nursing Home. Beloved wife of the late Sonny and dearest mother of Gerard, Joe, Sandra (Richardson), Michael, Denise, Linda and Brian. Deeply regretted by her sisters Margaret and Cora, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
SHEEHAN Thomas (Tallagh aka Hookie), Ballinacourty, Castleconnell. March 28 peacefully at Milford Care Centre. Deeply regretted by his loving aunt Bridie Moore and family, godson Robbie and family, cousins Mary and partner, the Byrnes, Porter and Mockett families, extended family, relatives and friends. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 11.30am in St. Joseph's Church Castleconnell, burial in Stradbally Cemetery, Castleconnell.
MORONEY Mary (née Moroney), Bridge House, Herbertstown. In her 100th year.
MADDEN Kevin, Airmount Terrace, Singland Cross Dublin Road, Limerick. Late Park Nursing Home, and Aer Rianta Shannon Airport. Survived by wife Nora, daughter Therese, son-in-law John, grandchildren Chloe, Kashtin, Julian, Ethan, great-grandchildren Landon, Cheyenne, nephews, nieces, sister-in-law Peggy Rockett, all other relatives and friends.
HAYES Patrick D, Corbally/Bandon. Late of Ranks, Bord na gCon and St. Joseph's Young Priests Society. Peacefully in UHL. Beloved son of the late Pat and Josie & dearest brother of Prof. Michael A. (Dublin), Eugene (Limerick) and the late Fr. Sean Hayes SMA. Deeply regretted by his brothers, sisters-in-law Colette and Anne, nieces, nephews, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives and his many friends. Reposing at Griffin’s Funeral Home, John’s Gate on Thursday (March 31) from 5pm. Removal at 6.30pm to St. Mary’s Church, Athlunkard Street. Funeral on Friday (April 1) after 11am Mass to Mount St. Oliver Cemetery.
BEEBY Eileen (née Collins) Rosemount, Rathkeale. March 25 peacefully in St. Ita's hospital Newcastlewest. Predeceased by husband Johnny and son Graham, survived by brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, extended family and friends.
TUOHEY William, Millmount, Kilmallock, 19 The Cliffs, Old Teignmouth Road, Dawlish, Devon, England, EX7 OQZ. March, 10 in his 92nd year. Predeceased by his brothers, Pat Joe and Ned and his sisters, Sr. Mary of the Assumption (Mary), Sr. Mary of the Visitation (Eileen), Sr. Winifred (Joan), Sr. Irene (Teresa). Sadly missed by his loving wife Rosemary, son Dominic, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Funeral at 10am on March 31, Sacred Heart Church, Exeter, Devon, England.
REDDAN Michael, Reidy Court, Garryowen. Late of Pike Avenue, son of the late Joe and Eileen and brother of the late Martin. Deeply regretted by sisters Anne, Linda and Michelle, brothers-in-law Mohammed, Pat and Brian, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, all other relatives and friends. Reposing at Cross' Funeral Home on Friday from 5pm, followed by Removal at 6.30pm to St. John's Cathedral. Requiem Mass on Saturday at 11am. Burial in Castlemungret Cemetery.
O'DONNELL Timmy, Ballincolloo, Bruff. March 29, peacefully at Corpes Christi Nursing Home, Mitchelstown. Timothy, son of the late Con and Mary O'Donnell, predeceased by his brothers John and Neilus. Deeply regretted by his sister Angela and his brother-in-law Tom Kiely, nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbours and friends. Requiem Mass, Dromin Church, Thursday at 12.30 pm with burial afterwards to Bruff Cemetery.
BRODERICK Garry, 39 Keane Street, Killalee/Dublin. Beloved son of Helen, and dear brother of Majella, John, Caroline and Catherine. Deeply regretted by his partner Carol, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Reposing at Griffin’s Funeral Home, John’s Gate on Thursday (March 31) from 6pm. Removal at 7.30pm to St. John’s Cathedral. Burial on Friday (April 1) after 11am Mass in Mount St. Oliver Cemetery. Family flowers only please; donations to Peter McVerry Trust c/o Griffin’s Funerals or www.pmvtrust.ie
O'BRIEN Michael (Mike) Bawnatlea, Ardpatrick/Kilfinane. March 29 peacefully, at UHL. Husband of the late Mary (nee McCarthy). Very deeply regretted by son John (Oranmore, Galway), daughters Pauline (O’Brien, Kilfinane), Chris (McCann), daughter-in-law Noreena, son-in-law Vincent, sister-in-law Chrissy, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, kind neighbours and his many friends. May he rest in peace. Resposing Thursday evening from 6pm at Daffy's Funeral Home, Kilmallock, followed by removal at 8pm to St. Patrick's Church, Ardpatrick. Funeral Friday, after 11am Requiem Mass, to Kilfinane Cemetery.