Deaths in Limerick - November 15, 2016

Deaths in Limerick - November 15, 2016

The death has occurred of Sr. M. Peter Ryan, of Toomaline, Doon, formerly of the Convent of Mercy, Macroom, Limerick, on November 14th 2016, at Araglen Nursing Home, Boherbue.

Beloved sister of Sr. M. Helen, Breda and Sr. Margaret Mary. Deeply regretted by the Sisters of Mercy, her sisters, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces and their families, relatives and friends.

Reposing at St. Marie's of the Isle Convent Chapel, Sharman Crawford Street, Cork from 2.00pm on Tuesday (15th) with Evening Prayer at 5.00pm. Funeral Mass on Wednesday (16th) at 12.00noon. Burial immediately afterwards at St. James’s Cemetery, Chetwynd, Cork.


The death has occurred of Kieran Ryan, of Thomond Court, Shelbourne Road, Limerick City. Kieran died suddenly at home.

Beloved son of the late Michael and Tess Ryan (Brookville Avenue, Clareview) and dearest brother of Frank, Deirdre, Siobhan & the late Miriam. Deeply regretted by his brother, sisters, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Griffin’s Funeral Home, John’s Gate on Wednesday, November 16th from 5.30pm. Removal at 7pm to St. Munchin’s Church. Requiem Mass on Thursday, Nov. 17th, at 11am. Funeral after to Mount St. Oliver Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Niamh Riordan, of Clooncommons, Castleconnell, Limerick, on November 13th 2016, suddenly aged 15 years.

Sadly missed by her loving and heartbroken parents John & Catherine (née O'Connor), brother Brian, grandmothers, uncles, aunts, cousins, relatives and friends.

Reposing at her home in Clooncommons on Wednesday, 16th November, from 3pm to 8pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday in St. Joseph's Church, Castleconnell at 11.30 a.m., burial afterwards in Rockvale Cemetery, Newport. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Pieta House.


The death has occurred of Patrick (Pakie) Rice, of Knockainey, Limerick, peacefully at University Hospital Limerick.

Survived by his loving partner Geraldine O' Sullivan, his children Maria, Críona, Clare, Dónal. Geraldine's children Aelís, Róisín, Gearóid. Grandchildren Roisín, Cathal, Diarmuid, Cillian, Seán, Grainne, Grainne Clare, Darragh, Odhran. Brothers and sisters, sons in law, daughters in law, nieces, nephews and many friends.

Reposing at Davern's funeral home Hospital, Co. Limerick, Tuesday (15 November) from 5.30pm followed by removal at 7pm to St. Marys church Knockainey. Requiem mass Wednesday (16 November) at 11.30am with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu to University Hospital Limerick.


The death has occurred of Kieran P. Feighery, of Greenpark, South Circular Road, Limerick. Late of Shannon Harbour, Co. Offaly and New Ireland Assurance Co. Kieran passed away peacefully at home.

Beloved husband of Eithne and dearest father of Gerard, Ultan and Verona (Mullane). Deeply regretted by his wife, family, son-in-law Donal, grandchildren Kieran and Mark, Emer, Orna and Aoife, Danielle, Ross, Muireann and Cian, great-grandchildren Grace and Ben, relatives and friends.

Reposing at Griffin’s Funeral Home, John’s Gate on Wednesday Nov 16th from 4.30pm. Removal at 6pm to St. Joseph’s Church, O’Connell Ave. Funeral on Thursday after 11.30am Mass to Kilmurry Cemetery, Castletroy.


The death has occurred of Gretta Tobin (née Mullins) of Deerpark, Galbally, Limerick and formerly of Clarinbridge, Galway, on 14th November 2016, peacefully in the arms of her family after a short illness.

Predeceased by her husband Noel, sister Thecla, son-in-law Lar. Deeply regretted by her family sons Adrian, Owen and Séamus, daughters Colette and Siobhán, grandchildren Meadhbh, Joseph, Declan, Rachel, Caitlin, Holly, Niall, Aishling, Niamh, Sam and Cian, brothers Tom and Dave, sisters Colette, Frances, Anne and Mary, son-in-law Joe, daughters-in-law Judy, Ann and Snez, brothers-in -law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Fraser's Funeral Home, Galbally, Co. Limerick this Thursday evening from 5.30pm to 8pm. Remains arriving at Galbally Church at 8.45pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in the local cemetery.


The death has occurred of Jeremiah O'Shea, of Keatleys Close, St Joseph's Road, Mallow, Cork peacefully at Cork University Hospital. Late of Dromin, Athlacca, Co. Limerick and Cork County Council.

Beloved husband of Elizabeth (née O'Keeffe) and much loved father of Thomas. Sadly missed by his loving wife, son, daughter-in-law Nellie, granddaughters Aislinn, Eimear and Clodagh, brothers Paddy, Michael and William, sisters Kathleen, Mary and Breda, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at O' Keeffe's Funeral Home, Bowling Green, Mallow on Wednesday from 6pm to 7.30pm followed by removal to The Church of The Resurrection. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Joseph's Cemetery.


The death has occurred of Jim O'Brien, of Trinity Gardens, Drogheda, Louth and formerly of Limerick, on 14th November, 2016, peacefully at home, surrounded by his family.

Beloved husband of Nancy and loving dad to Pauline, Brenda and Angela. Sadly missed by his loving wife, daughters, sons-in-law Michael, Kevin and Brian, grandchildren Claire, Matthew, Jack, Saul, Ben and Zara, great-granddaughter Caitlyn, brother, sisters, sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

Reposing at Townley’s Funeral Home, Crosslanes from 6pm until 8pm this evening, Tuesday. Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning at 11am in Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Burial afterwards in Newtown Cross Lawn Cemetery. House strictly private.


The death has occurred of Maisie Madden (née Cowman), of Fanstown, Kilmallock, Limerick, very peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Very deeply regretted by her loving husband Michael, daughters Rosemary (O’Riordan) and Michelle (Nelligan), son Raymond, brother Paddy, sister Nancy, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives, kind neighbours and her many friends.

Reposing this Wednesday evening from 6.30pm at Daffy’s Funeral Home, Kilmallock, followed by removal at 8pm to SS St Peter and Paul’s Church, Kilmallock. Funeral Thursday after 12 noon Requiem Mass to the local cemetery. Family Flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Milford Hospice and the Alzheimer’s Association of Ireland.