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# funeral - Friday 6 November, 2020

Funeral of mother and children found dead at Dublin house to take place today

Seema Banu and her two children Asfira Syed and Faizan Syed will be laid to rest in the Muslim burial section of Newcastle cemetery.

# funeral - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Kanturk shooting: Mourners hear of 'heart-breaking loss' at final O'Sullivan funeral

The funeral mass of Mark O’Sullivan took place today.

# funeral - Friday 30 October, 2020

'The shock, the numbness, the devastation': First funerals for members of O'Sullivan family held today

A father and his two sons were found dead on Monday in Kanturk, Co Cork.

# funeral - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

'He was the most amazing person': Funeral of man (26) who died outside Kerry hotel takes place in Cork

IT Tralee graduate Darragh Sheehan was found unconscious in Killarney last Saturday.

# funeral - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

'He was Ireland's Martin Luther King': Derry and Ireland say goodbye to John Hume

“Make no mistake about it – there are people alive today who would not be alive had it not been for John’s vision and his work.”

'We're in tears': Derry's people on what John Hume meant to the city

The city is in mourning ahead of the funeral of John Hume today.

# funeral - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

John Hume’s body makes final journey home

The former SDLP leader and a key architect of the Good Friday Agreement died on Monday aged 83.

# funeral - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral

The 39-year-old CervicalCheck campaigner and mother died on Sunday.

# funeral - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

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Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack

There were a number of events held around the country to mark the former Ireland manager’s funeral today.

# funeral - Thursday 9 July, 2020

PSNI chief constable requests external police officer to investigate Bobby Storey funeral attendance

The PSNI has previously said that it would review footage taken at the funeral.

# funeral - Friday 3 July, 2020

Foster claims 'creditability of the Executive' has been undermined following O'Neill funeral controversy

O’Neill, party president Mary Lou McDonald and other prominent SF members attended the funeral on Tuesday.

# funeral - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Noah Donohoe gave mother a lifetime of love in his 14 years, funeral hears

The teenager’s body was found on Saturday, six days after he went missing in north Belfast.

'A friend of ours has passed away': Pearse Doherty defends attending Bobby Storey funeral

The Sinn Féin TD said he believes the senior republican’s funeral is now being politicised.

# funeral - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Funeral of Detective Garda Colm Horkan taking place in Co Mayo

The 49-year-old died following a shooting in Castlerea, Co Roscommon on Wednesday night.

# funeral - Saturday 20 June, 2020

President to hold memorial service for Detective Garda Colm Horkan as funeral takes place tomorrow

Detective Garda Colm Horkan (49) was shot dead on Wednesday night in the town of Castlerea.

# funeral - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

'He has not died in vain': Thousands gather in Houston to mourn George Floyd before private funeral

The death of George Floyd has triggered protests and anger in the US and beyond.

# funeral - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

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Ex-champ Mayweather to pay for Floyd funeral - report

The death of the unarmed black man while in police custody has ignited violent reactions across America.

# funeral - Friday 17 April, 2020

Traveller organisations urge mourners to avoid mass gatherings at funerals

Yesterday, video footage emerged of a large Traveller funeral being held in Birr, Offaly.

# funeral - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

'The pain of losing you is unbelievable': Funeral held for Cork schoolgirl killed in crash

Two teenage boys also suffered serious injuries in the crash.

# funeral - Friday 21 February, 2020

'An incredible man. A remarkable life': Man Utd greats gather for funeral of Harry Gregg

The Hero of Munich died earlier this week aged 87.

# funeral - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Keane Mulready-Woods 'groomed by ruthless criminals', funeral hears

The 17-year-old was killed and his body dismembered last month.

# funeral - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Funeral of RTÉ broadcaster Keelin Shanley to take place in Dublin tomorrow

The 51-year-old passed away last week following an illness.

# funeral - Friday 31 January, 2020

'We’ll be forever heartbroken’: Andrew McGinley pays tribute to his ‘creative, funny, unique children’

A Mass for the Angels was held in Rathcoole this morning.

# funeral - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Hundreds turn out for funeral of murdered student Cameron Blair in Cork

Crowds who gathered for the funeral filled the church as well as the streets outside.

# funeral - Friday 10 January, 2020

'We’ve lost the king of our family': Funeral of Larry Gogan takes place in Dublin

The legendary music man died Tuesday aged 85 after 58 years in radio.

Radio stations to pay tribute to Larry Gogan as his funeral takes place in Dublin

Radio stations across Ireland are set to play the same song just after midday.

# funeral - Thursday 9 January, 2020

Larry Gogan: Removal ceremony to take place in Dublin this evening

Dave Fanning has paid tribute to his former colleague, calling him “the ultimate DJ”.

# funeral - Monday 6 January, 2020

Mourners gather in 'million strong' crowd for funeral of Iranian general killed by US

Qassem Soleimani’s daughter has spoken of an attack on the US military in retaliation.

# funeral - Monday 16 December, 2019

Funeral of Labour Youth Chair Cormac Ó Braonáin to take place in Mansion House on Thursday

The young man died after he was struck by a Luas in Dublin city early yesterday morning.

# funeral - Saturday 9 November, 2019

A nation says goodbye to Gay Byrne - the man who 'showed us to ourselves'

The funeral of Gay Byrne took place at the Pro Cathedral in Dublin yesterday.

# funeral - Friday 8 November, 2019

A final round of applause for Gaybo as pioneering broadcaster's funeral takes place

Family, friends and fans of the broadcasting giant gathered to pay their final respects.

'I grew up with him in a sense': Fans outside Pro Cathedral pay tribute to Gaybo

The funeral of the RTÉ broadcaster is currently taking place in Dublin.

Funeral cortège of Gay Byrne to pass through Howth Village en route to Pro Cathedral

The funeral will begin at noon at St Mary’s Pro Cathedral, and will be broadcast on RTÉ.

# funeral - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Mourners at funeral of man killed in fireball collision offer prayers for injured nephew (12)

The father-of-two died in a single vehicle collision last Thursday.

# funeral - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe buried at his rural home village

Mugabe died in a Singapore hospital on 6 September, aged 95.

# funeral - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Traditional beliefs and rituals are fueling tensions over Mugabe's funeral

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe died on 6 September, aged 95.

# funeral - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'Bob did his best': Zimbabweans divided as State funeral held for Robert Mugabe

While Mugabe leaves a divided legacy, no expense was spared for his funeral in Harare today.

# funeral - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Body of Robert Mugabe being flown home ahead of funeral in 60,000-seater stadium

Mugabe will lie in state tomorrow and Friday at Rufaro Stadium in Mbare township in Harare.

# funeral - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

'She gifted others with immeasurable love and joy': Funeral of Nóra Quoirin takes place in Belfast

The 15-year-old’s funeral service took place in St. Brigid’s Church where she was baptised.

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