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Deaths in Limerick: Wednesday June 23, 2021

Deaths in Limerick: Wednesday June 23, 2021

The death has occurred of Malachy Stephen (Alec) Noonan Frogshall Lane, Ware, Hertfordshire, previously of Keating Street, Pennywell, Limerick. Died 10th of June 2021, peacefully, surrounded by his family at Isabel Hospice.

Will be very sadly missed by his loving wife Eileen, his daughters Louise, Kelley, Joanne, Samantha, Olivia, his sons Mark and Alec, his 17 adored grandchildren, brothers Gerard, Christopher, Brendan and Declan, sister Marion, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, neighbours and a wide circle of friends. May He Rest in Peace

Mass at 10.30am on Thursday 24th of June at Our Lady’s Catholic Church, Welwyn Garden City, which can be viewed live on www.malachynoonan.muchloved.com followed with a private cremation at 12Pm at Wollensbrook Crematorium, Hoddesdon.

Those who would have liked to attend the funeral but are unable to do so because of the COVID-19 restrictions are asked to post their personal messages to the family in the condolence section below.

The Noonan Family would like to thank you all for your cooperation and understanding at this difficult time.

No flowers please, donations in lieu would be appreciated by the family to Isabel Hospice.


The death has occurred of Angela HOWLEY (née Coffey) Whithorn, Rathuard, Ballysheedy, Limerick Formerly of Thomondgate

‘A gracious lady, loving wife & mother’

Angela died peacefully, at Milford Hospice. Sadly missed by her loving husband Michael, children Lauraine, Caroline, Tony & Michael, grandchildren Conn (Howley-Trimble) Chloe & Aaron (Kiely), Bradley & Criona (Howley), niece Ann (Carroll), nephews Tony & Sean (Carroll), relatives, neighbours and friends. Rest in Peace.

Requiem Mass will take place in Holy Trinity Abbey Church, Adare on Friday 25th June at 12 noon and will be streamed live. Click here to view. Burial afterwards in St. Nicholas’ Cemetery, Adare.

House private please. Please observe current Covid-19 restrictions regarding attendance at funerals.

Messages of sympathy may be expressed through the rip.ie condolences section (below), through the death notices section of our website: www.griffinfunerals.com or by post to Griffin’s Funeral Home.


The death has occurred of Philomena (Sister) Harty Patrickswell, Limerick / Limerick City, Limerick / Ennis, Clare. Late Liliac Court, Keyes Park Limerick, Ennis county Clare and Patrickswell. June 22nd 2021. Peacefully at university hospital Limerick. Beloved wife of the late Nea and dear mother of the late Danny.

Very deeply regretted by her sorrowling sons, Eddie, Paddy, Mike, Gerry, Jimmy and Willie, Daughters Bridget, Margaret, Philomena, Nora, Hannah, Kathleen and Martina. Sisters Helen Margaret and Nora. Sons-in-law, daughters -in law, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives , kind neighbours and her many friends. Rest in peace. 

Funeral cortege leaving Daffy’s Funeral Home Croom, Friday morning at 11:30am to arrive at 12 noon for a private family funeral mass in the church of the blessed virgin Mary Patrickswell for 50 people in attendance, with burial immediately afterwards in St. Mary's new cemetery Patrickswell.

Mass will be streamed live at www.pwbbparish.com. Condolence book open via the link below.

As per covid guidelines while adhering to government directions. Mass cards and letter of sympathy can be posted to Daffy’s funeral home Croom.


The death has occurred of Noel Dolan Kilglass, Anglesboro, Limerick / Ballyjamesduff, Cavan. On June 23rd, 2021, peacefully at his residence, Noel. Sadly missed and deeply regretted by his loving wife Mary (nee Murray), daughter Tracey, sons John, James and Peter, sister Nancy, brother Tommy, step daughters Mary, Joanne and Theresa, step son Peter, grandchildren, all his in laws, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May He Rest In Peace

The funeral will take place in accordance with current HSE guidelines. Noel’s funeral cortege will leave his home on Friday at 10.30am for requiem Mass in Kilbehenny Church at 11am followed by cremation at The Island Crematorium, Ringaskiddy, Cork at 2pm. In line with current restrictions mass will be for family and close friends of up to 50 people. Mass will be livestreamed on www.churchcamlive.ie/KilbehennyAnglesborough.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation at this sad and difficult time. Messages of condolence may be left through the link below.


The death has occurred of Kathleen McGARRY O'Callaghan Avenue, Killeely, Limerick. Kathleen died peacefully, in the exceptional care of the nurses and staff at St. John’s Hospital. Beloved daughter of the late Joe & Kathleen and pre-deceased by her sisters Breda (O’Halloran) and May (Brown). Sadly missed by her loving sisters Noreen (McInerney) and Rose (Grattan), brothers Tom, Joe & Pat, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, cousins, relatives and her many close friends & neighbours.

Rest in Peace. Requiem Mass will take place in St. Munchin’s Church on Friday, 25th June, at 11am and will be streamed live. Funeral afterwards to Mount St. Oliver Cemetery. House private please. The funeral cortege will pass the family home on O’Callaghan Ave. at 10:40am approx. before Mass. Please observe current Covid-19 restrictions regarding attendance at funerals.

Messages of sympathy may be expressed through the rip.ie condolences section (below), through the death notices section of our website: www.griffinfunerals.com or by post to Griffin’s Funeral Home.


The death has occurred of William (Billy) O'SULLIVAN Springmount, Abbeyfeale, Limerick/ William (Billy) O’Sullivan, Springmount, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick who passed away unexpectedly at home on Monday, June 21st 2021.

William (Billy), husband of the recently deceased Mary (nee Quirke), is very sadly missed by his daughters Breda and Mimi, sons Johnny, Liam and Jamie, sons-in-law Johnnie Gartlan and Pat Murphy, daughters-in-law Maria, Sheila and Anna-Marie, grandchildren Johnathan, Brianne, Scott, Eric, Alyssa, Ethan, Keira, Sarah, Jamie, Jack, Seanie and David, brothers Pat and John, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Rest In Peace.

A Private Family Funeral will take place for immediate family due to Government advice and HSE guidelines regarding public gatherings. In compliance with the current HSE guidelines the number attending church will be limited to fifty people. Funeral cortege will depart William (Billy’s) home on Saturday at 10.15 a.m. on route to the Church of the Assumption, Abbeyfeale to arrive for Requiem Mass at 11.00 a.m. Requiem Mass will then be live streamed on the following link:


Burial afterwards in Reilig Íde Naofa Abbeyfeale. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Knocknagoshel Meals on Wheels. Those who would have liked to attend the funeral, but due to current restrictions cannot, please feel free to leave a message in the Condolence Book at the bottom of this page or send Mass cards and letters of sympathy by post C/O Harnett’s Funeral Home, The Square, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick. You may also send your condolences by email to: harnettsfuneralhome@gmail.com


To leave a message of condolence, please click here


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