Deaths in Limerick - December 9, 2016

Deaths in Limerick - December 9, 2016

The death has occurred (peacefully) of Margaret Collins (née Keane) of Carrigeen, Croom.

Very deeply regretted by her husband Dermot, sons Jimmy, Frank and Dermot Jr., sisters Rita, Rose and Paula, brother Frank (Jr.), daughters-in-law, grandchildren James, Brandon, Dermot Jr. and Donnacha, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Daffy's Funeral Home, Croom from 6pm on Sunday, arriving at St. Mary's Church, Croom for 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Monday at 12 noon with burial afterwards at Reilig Mhuire, Croom.


The death has occurred (peacefully) of Hannah O'Connor (née Cahill) of "Castle Road", Glenquin, Strand. 

In her 91st year, Hannah is predeceased by her husband John, son Joseph, sister Mary Cahill, brothers Davy and Con. Deeply regretted by her sons Liam, Con, Gerard and John, daughter Nora, daughter-in-law Agnes, son-in-law James, grandchildren Seán, Ciara and Sarah, sister-in-law, other relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Sexton's Funeral Home, Broadford on Sunday, December 11 from 6pm with removal at 8pm to St. Ita's Church, Ashford. Requiem Mass on Monday at 12.30pm. Burial afterwards in Killeedy Cemetery.


The death has occurred (in the loving care of the staff at Padre Pio Rest Home Cappoquin) of John O’Sullivan of Parks Road, Lismore, Waterford and Bruff, County Limerick.

Sadly missed by his loving wife Eileen, sisters, brothers, nephews, nieces, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, relatives and friends. Reposing at Ryans Funeral Home Lismore. Rosary will be said at 7.30pm this Friday with Removal on Saturday at 5.30pm to Saint Carthages Church Lismore. Funeral Mass on Sunday at 11am followed by burial in Saint Carthages Cemetery, Lismore.


The death has occurred of Mary (Marion) Beville (née Nielon). 

Deeply regretted by husband Tommy, daughter Maria, sons Mark, Martin and Thomas, grandchildren, great-grandchild, daughters-in-law Sara and Michelle, nephews, nieces, all other relatives and friends.

Reposing at Cross's Funeral Home on Sunday, December 11 from 6pm with Removal to St Saviour's Church at 7pm.

Requiem Mass on Monday, December 12 at 10am with burial afterwards in Mount St Lawrence extension.


The death has occurred of John O'Sullivan, Phibsboro, Dublin and retired butcher, Main street Mallow and formerly of Sarsfield Street, Kilmallock.

Predeceased by parents Denis and Catherine and brother Peter. Survived by sisters Marie Heelan (Emily) Lilly Moran (Moate), Catherine Slavin(Kilmallock), Brothers Fr Donie (Los Angeles), Pat (Missouri) Denis (kilmallock) and Malachy ( Charleville), sisters in law Teresa and Mary, nephews and nieces, relatives and friends.

Funeral Mass Sunday at 12 noon in SS Peter and Paul's Church, Kilmallock. Burial of ashes afterwards in Tankardstown Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Dorothy Smith (née Ludgate), Curraghbridge House, Adare, peacefully in the wonderful care of Thorpes Nursing Home, Clarina. 

Beloved wife of the late Richard. Loving mother of Elizabeth, Burton, Francis, Rachel and John, sister of the late Elsie, Annabelle and Bertie.

Sadly missed by her loving children, sons-in-law Niall and Henry, daughters-in-law Carole, Carolyn and Louise, grandchildren, brothers Thomas and John, sisters Ruby and Evelyn, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.

Reposing at Thompson’s Funeral Home, Thomas Street on Friday evening from 6.00pm to 7.30pm followed by removal to St Nicholas' Church of Ireland, Adare.

Funeral Service on Saturday at 11.30am followed by burial in the old Adare Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Dan Sheahan, Holly Park, Kilcornan.

Deeply regretted by his loving sons, daughter, grandchildren, sisters, brother, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Downey’s Funeral Home, Pallaskenry Friday evening from 5pm to 7pm with removal to St John the Baptist Church, Kilcornan. Requiem Mass Saturday at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Kilcornan Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Milford Care Centre.


The death has occurred of Bridget (Birdie) Riedy (née Woulfe), in the wonderful care of the management, nurses, and staff of Beechwood House Nursing Home.

Wife of the late Christy. Survived by sons Anthony, Michael, and David, daughters-in-law, Marian, and Nora, brother Michael, grandchildren Lorraine, Christopher, Eoghan, David and Gavin, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends.

Reposing at the family funeral home on Friday from 6pm to 8pm. Arriving at Newcastlewest Church at 8.30pm. Requiem Mass Saturday at 11.30am with burial afterwards Calvary Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Denis O'Keefe, Cross Roads, Thomondgate and late of Shanabooley Avenue, Ballynanty Beg.

Husband of the late Lily, father of the late Eileen and Tony. Deeply regretted by sons Paddy and Denis, daughters Geraldine, Betty, Noreen and Belinda, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, all other relatives and friends.

Reposing on Sunday at Cross' Funeral Home from 4.30pm until 6pm followed by removal to St Lelia Church. Requiem Mass Monday at 11am with burial afterwards Mount St Oliver Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Tagdh McCarthy, Kilmallock. 

Survived by parents William and Rita, brothers Ger, William, Denis and Stephen, sister Siobhan, sisters-in-Law Jenninfer and Mary, aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews and nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at McCarthys Funeral Home Kilmallock this Friday between 6 and 7.30pm with removal to S.S Peter and Paul’s Church, Kilmallock.

Funeral Mass takes place Saturday December 10 at 12noon with burial afterwards in Granagh Cemetery.


The death has occurred (peacefully at her daughter's residence in Ballyclough) of Mary Hegarty (née O'Gorman) of Roundwood Estate, Rosbrien. Beloved wife of the late John.

Deeply regretted by her sons John, Ger, Paul and Joe, daughters Siobhan, Anne and Jean, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, extended family and friends.

Reposing at Cross’ Funeral Home, Lower Gerald Griffin Street, Friday, from 4.30pm followed by removal at 6.30pm to St. John’s Cathedral. Requiem Mass, Saturday, at 12 noon with funeral afterwards to Kilmurry Cemetery, Castletroy.