Recent deaths in Limerick

Compiled by Maria Flannery


Compiled by Maria Flannery

Recent deaths in Limerick

The death has occurred of Frank Garrard, of Fairgreen, Ballysimon, Limerick. Late of Bobby Byrnes Bar & Shop, Musgraves & BWG Foods Ltd. Past President of Fairview Rangers AFC. Frank passed away peacefully at University Hospital Limerick.

Deeply regretted by his sister Rita, brother Michael, sister-in-law Breeda, nieces Doireann and Aoife, the Byrne family, other relatives and a large circle friends.

Reposing at Griffin’s Funeral Home, John’s Gate on Wednesday (Nov. 9th) from 5pm. Removal at 7pm to St. Brigid’s Church. Requiem Mass on Thursday (Nov. 10th) at 11am. Burial afterwards in Castlemungret Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Sheila Cunningham (née Luddy), Oak Crescent, Newcastle West, Limerick, on 6th November 2016.

Survived by her sons, daughters, grandchildren, brother, sisters, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, nephews and nieces, other relatives and friends.

Reposing at her residence Wednesday, November 9th, from 5pm to 8pm. Arriving at Newcastle West Church on Thursday morning for Requiem Mass at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Calvary Cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to Milford Hospice.


The death has occurred of Michael (Rasher) Kirby, of Limerick City. Michael passed away in London, UK. Late of Rasher's Pub, Upper Gerald Griffin Street, Limerick and Sheehan's Cross, Grange, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick. 

Regretted by his loving family.

Funeral will take place in London. Memorial Mass, Sunday, November 13th 2016, in St. Ailbe's Church, Ballybricken, Co. Limerick at 11am.


The death has occurred of John Dore, Raheenagh, Limerick, peacefully in his 92nd year at his residence.

Sadly missed by his loving wife Eileen, daughter Mary, son Gerard, son-in-law Jeff, daughter-in-law Deirdre, grandchildren Aisling, Seán, Brian, Ellen and Aoife, sister Mai Sheehy, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Sexton’s Funeral Home, Broadford, Co. Limerick on Wednesday 9th November from 6pm with removal at 8pm to his residence. Removal on Thursday 10th November to St. Ita’s Church, Raheenagh for Requiem Mass at 12.30pm. Burial afterwards in Killeedy Cemetery.