Deaths in Limerick - January 21, 2018

Deaths in Limerick - January 21, 2018

The death has occurred of Eileen Cahill (née Mulcahy), of The Square, Abbeyfeale, Limerick

On January 20, 2018, at Bon Secours Hospital, Tralee, Eileen; deeply regretted by her loving husband Jimmy, son Michael, daughter-in-law Elaine, brothers Joe, Nelius, Michael and Pat, sisters-in-law Cecelia, Marian, Bridget, Nora and Maureen, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. R.I.P. Reposing at Harnett’s Funeral Home, The Square, Abbeyfeale on Monday from 5pm until 8pm. Removal on Tuesday to The Church of The Assumption Abeeyfeale to arrive for 11.00 a.m. Requiem Mass. Funeral afterwards to Reilig Íde Naofa Abbeyfeale.


The death has occurred of Denis Harnett, of 17 Church View, Castlemahon, Limerick / Rathkeale, Limerick

Formerly of 18 Abbeylands, Rathkeale. Peacefully at home after a short illness bravely borne. Survived by his loving wife Betty, daughters Marian, Breda and Lisa partners Gearoid and Jeffery, brothers Sean, Noel, P, and Olly, granddaughters Evelyn and Joules, uncles, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.

Reposing at Riedy’s Funeral Home, Newcastle West on Monday, January 22 from 6pm to 8pm. Arriving at Castlemahon Church on Tuesday 23rd January for 12.30 Requiem Mass. Burial afterwards in Calvary Cemetery, Newcastle West. Family flowers only, donations to Milford Hospice.


The death has occurred of Gerard Kennedy, of Colivert Court, Colivert Drive, Carew Park, Limerick City

Formerly of Southhill House / Tait House. Gerard died peacefully in the loving care of the staff of Milford Care Centre on January 21, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Maureen (née White). Lovingly remembered by Michael, Majella and family, Teresa,Tony and family, Sean and Jackie. His many nieces and nephews, Matty, Mona and all of his kind neighbours in Colivert Court, his home help Teresa,dear friend Rose and all the staff at Tait House.

Reposing in Cross's Funeral Home, Gerald Griffin St. on Monday, January 22 from 6pm to 7.30pm. Removal afterwards to the Holy Family Church, Southill, Limerick. Requiem Mass on Tuesday 12.00pm (noon), 23rd January 2018 followed by burial in Mount St. Oliver's Cemetery. Strictly no flowers please. Donations, if desired, to Milford Care Centre.


The death has occurred of Geraldine McBride (née Brennan)

22 Burrenview Heights, Knocknacarra Road, Salthill, Galway / Lifford, Donegal / Strabane, Tyrone / Limerick


Geraldine McBride (nee Brennan), of Knocknacarra Road, Salthill, Galway and formerly of Strabane, Co Tyrone, and Ballindrait, Lifford, Co. Donegal) – Passed away peacefully on the January 20, 2018, surrounded by her loving family at University Hospital Galway following a short illness. Beloved wife and best friend of Martin and loving mother of Denise, Catherine, Linda, Brenda, Paula and Julie. She will be very sadly missed by her husband, her daughters and their spouses Alan, Peter, Martin, Mike and Paul, her grandchildren Ellie, Evan, Harry, Rachel, Leah, Ethan, Lauren, Jack, mother Rachael, sisters Rosemary and Gabrielle, brother Andrew, her extended family, neighbours and her many friends. She is predeceased by her father Joseph Brennan and her brother John Brennan.


Reposing at the family home, 22 Burrenview Heights, Knocknacarra Road, Salthill on Wednesday January 24 from 4pm, with prayers at 7pm. Private removal to the Church of Christ the King, Salthill for Requiem Mass on Thursday January 25 at 11am, with burial afterwards in Rahoon Cemetery.


Rest In Peace


House private outside of reposing times, by request

Donations, in lieu of flowers, in memory of Geraldine, to Cancer Care West –


The death has occurred of Breeda McGrath (née Leonard), of Kilgruig, Kilfinane, Limerick

On January 20, 2018. Breeda (Leonard) Mc Grath, Kilgruig, Kilfinane, Co. Limerick. Daughter of the late Willie Leonard. Peacefully in the comfort of her home, in the loving arms of her heartbroken husband Mattie. Cherished daughter of Bridget Leonard, adored Sister of Margaret Kelly and Niece of Josie Hayes, her devoted Mother-in-law Peggy McGrath, much loved and best friends of her sisters-in-law Helen (O'Connor), Gretta (O'Connell), Anne (Hyland) and Christine (Surgey). Special friends Mike Leonard and Mike Connors. Deeply regretted by her brothers-in-law Eamonn Kelly, John, Noelie, Billie and Michael Mc Grath, Father-in-law, Doting Aunt of Sarah, Edwina, Orla, Tara and Ben and all her Nephews, Nieces and Grandnephews. Special Friends Alice, Maria and Noreen, Cousins, Relatives and a large circle of friends not forgetting all her loving pets.

Rest In Peace.

Reposing at Hannons Funeral Home, Kildorrery on Monday 22nd January from 6pm to 8pm. Reception into St Joseph's Church, Ballyorgan on Tuesday 23rd for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in Kildorrery Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Ann McLoughlin (née Curtis), of Kilcullen Road, Naas, Kildare / Knocklong, Limerick

In the tender care of the staff of Craddock House Nursing Home, Naas and Naas General Hospital.

Beloved wife of the late Tom and mother of Kathleen, Tom, Tony, Christopher, Marie, Paul, the late Richard and the late John. Sadly missed by her loving family, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and a wide circle of friends.

Reposing at The George Mullins Funeral Home, Kilcullen Road, Naas on Tuesday from 4pm with prayers at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am in the Church of The Irish Martyrs, Ballycane, Naas followed by burial in St. Corban's Cemetery, Naas. Family flowers only please. House strictly private.


The death has occurred of Robert [Bob] Morrison, of Ballinruane, Kilmeedy, Limerick

 Beloved husband of Margaret. Deeply regretted by his loving wife, brother, sister, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends.

May he Rest in Peace

Reposing at Hawe's funeral home Charleville on Monday evening from 6pm with removal at 7 30pm to St Ita's Church, Kilmeedy. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 12.30pm. Funeral afterwards to the local cemetery.


The death has occurred of Patrick O'Connor, of Shannon Banks, Corbally, Limerick

Formerly of Cork Dental School UCC. On January 19, 2018, peacefully at Athlunkard House Nursing Home. Predeceased by his partner Sile and his brother Jim. Sadly missed by his sons Lawrence and Michael, daughters-in-law Kristin and Helen, grandchildren Ronan, Liam and Niamh, brother Kevin. Also sadly missed and fondly remembered by Margaret, extended family and friends. May he Rest in Peace.

Arriving at St Nicholas Church, Westbury on Monday at 5.30pm. Requiem Mass on Tuesday at 11am with burial afterwards in St Joseph’s Cemetery, Mallow, Co. Cork. Arriving at 1.30pm appox.


The death has occurred of Mary O'Connor (née Lane), of Glensharrold, Carrigkerry, Limerick

Peacefully at St Ita’s Hospital. Wife of the late Stephen. Survived by her daughters Nora, Mary, Julianne and Christina, sister Bridie, sons-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Rest In Peace.

Reposing at Riedy’s Funeral Home, Newcastle West on Tuesday, January 23, from 6pm with removal at 8pm to Carrickerry Church. Requiem Mass on Wednesday January 24 at 11.30 with burial afterwards in Ardagh Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Gerard (Gerry) McMahon, of Moorefield Drive, Newbridge, Kildare

Lt. Gen (Retd), DSM (Moorefield Drive, Newbridge, Co. Kildare). On January 19, 2018, peacefully, in the excellent care of the staff at Blackrock Clinic. Sadly missed by his wife Ann, sons Garret, Aengus and Félim, daughters-in-law Linda and Clodagh, sister Mona, grandchildren Áine and Ruarí, nieces and nephews, extended family, former Defence Forces colleagues and friends.

May he Rest in Peace

Reposing at Anderson and Leahy's Funeral Home, Newbridge on Monday from 4pm with prayers at 7pm. Removal on Tuesday morning at 9.15pm to arrive at Cill Mhuire, Ballymany for Mass at 10pm. Funeral afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the O.NE. (Organisation of National Ex Servicemen). Donations box in the Church.