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#Funeral

# funeral - Monday 19 September, 2022

Queen Elizabeth II laid to rest in Windsor after emotional public farewell
# Funeral
# Funeral

Queen Elizabeth II laid to rest in Windsor after emotional public farewell

Updated Mon 8:55 PM 66,866 Views 87 Comments

Around 2,000 people attended the late monarch’s state funeral at Westminster Abbey, including members of royal families from across Europe.

As it happened: Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II draws to a close as UK mourns
Live Mon 12:30 PM

As it happened: Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II draws to a close as UK mourns

# funeral - Monday 12 September, 2022

Truss and Sturgeon join King Charles III for queen's thanksgiving service
# Royal Duties
# Royal Duties

Truss and Sturgeon join King Charles III for queen's thanksgiving service

Updated Sep 12th 2022, 6:52 PM 49,477 Views 39 Comments

# funeral - Sunday 11 September, 2022

Thousands line Queen’s coffin route to pay final respects in Scotland
# Last Journey
# Last Journey

Thousands line Queen’s coffin route to pay final respects in Scotland

Updated Sep 11th 2022, 6:00 PM 62,112 Views 61 Comments

The cortege travelled around 180-miles from Balmoral to Edinburgh in a journey lasting more than six hours.

# funeral - Friday 9 September, 2022

Funeral takes place for three siblings killed at home in Tallaght
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Funeral takes place for three siblings killed at home in Tallaght

Updated Sep 9th 2022, 12:34 PM 42,263 Views 0 Comments

Andy Cash, 24, has been charged with their murders.

# funeral - Saturday 3 September, 2022

Russians bid farewell to Gorbachev, but without Putin
# Moscow
# Moscow

Russians bid farewell to Gorbachev, but without Putin

Updated Sep 3rd 2022, 2:40 PM 45,843 Views 12 Comments

Hundreds of mourners, including Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, lined up to file past Gorbachev’s open casket.

# funeral - Friday 2 September, 2022

'A parent's worst nightmare': Funeral held for Derry teenagers who drowned in Lough Enagh
# RIP
# RIP

'A parent's worst nightmare': Funeral held for Derry teenagers who drowned in Lough Enagh

Updated Sep 2nd 2022, 4:15 PM 28,181 Views 1 Comment

Bishop of Derry Donal McKeown said that the two boys ‘were a huge gift to all of us in their life’.

# funeral - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Putin will not attend Mikhail Gorbachev funeral due to 'work schedule'
# No Show
# No Show

Putin will not attend Mikhail Gorbachev funeral due to 'work schedule'

Sep 1st 2022, 12:19 PM 17,637 Views 42 Comments

Gorbachev’s funeral ceremony will be held on Saturday in Moscow.

# funeral - Sunday 28 August, 2022

'A young life needlessly ended': Funeral of Dylan McCarthy takes place in Limerick
# Tribute
# Tribute

'A young life needlessly ended': Funeral of Dylan McCarthy takes place in Limerick

Aug 28th 2022, 7:44 PM 29,093 Views 0 Comments

McCarthy sustained fatal injuries when attacked by several men last week.

# funeral - Tuesday 23 August, 2022

Funeral of toddler struck by jeep in Co Roscommon takes place
# Brandon Thomas Byrne
# Brandon Thomas Byrne

Funeral of toddler struck by jeep in Co Roscommon takes place

Aug 23rd 2022, 1:45 PM 25,537 Views 0 Comments

The 21-month-old child was knocked down close to the house where he and his family had been staying.

# funeral - Tuesday 9 August, 2022

Tipperary hurling hero Dillon Quirke died “doing what he loved” funeral mass told
# GAA
# GAA

Tipperary hurling hero Dillon Quirke died “doing what he loved” funeral mass told

Updated Aug 9th 2022, 5:34 PM 43,582 Views 3 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin said he was “shocked and saddened” by the news of Quirke’s passing.

Siblings who died off Kerry beach 'looked after each other in life', funeral hears
# Ballybunion Tragedy
# Ballybunion Tragedy

Siblings who died off Kerry beach 'looked after each other in life', funeral hears

Aug 9th 2022, 3:03 PM 21,799 Views 0 Comments

Mourners were told of Dessie Byrne’s ‘wicked sense of humour’ and Muriel Eriksson’s ‘loving, caring’ nature.

# funeral - Monday 1 August, 2022

David Trimble's actions allowed a generation in NI to grow up in 'relative peace', funeral hears
# Lisburn
# Lisburn

David Trimble's actions allowed a generation in NI to grow up in 'relative peace', funeral hears

Updated Aug 1st 2022, 3:26 PM 40,972 Views 16 Comments

The Taoiseach, the president and the UK prime minister were among those in attendance at the church.

# funeral - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Japan mourns as funeral for former PM Abe held in Tokyo
# Funeral
# Funeral

Japan mourns as funeral for former PM Abe held in Tokyo

Jul 12th 2022, 7:50 AM 8,503 Views 1 Comment

Abe was shot at close range on Friday while giving a campaign speech in the city of Nara.

# funeral - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Funeral of former UTV reporter and mother-of-two Aideen Kennedy held today
# Belfast
# Belfast

Funeral of former UTV reporter and mother-of-two Aideen Kennedy held today

Jun 21st 2022, 6:04 PM 40,886 Views 8 Comments

Aideen Kennedy died only hours after revealing on social media that she was receiving palliative care.

# funeral - Saturday 14 May, 2022

Israeli police to probe violence at journalist's funeral after outrage over 'disgraceful' scenes
# Shireen Abu Akleh
# Shireen Abu Akleh

Israeli police to probe violence at journalist's funeral after outrage over 'disgraceful' scenes

Updated May 14th 2022, 2:15 PM 32,914 Views 16 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney said the violence at Shireen Abu Akleh’s funeral “should be roundly condemned”.

# funeral - Friday 13 May, 2022

Coffin is dropped as Israeli police beat mourners at funeral of Al Jazeera journalist
# Shireen Abu Akleh
# Shireen Abu Akleh

Coffin is dropped as Israeli police beat mourners at funeral of Al Jazeera journalist

Updated May 13th 2022, 2:15 PM 26,228 Views 36 Comments

Recent days have seen an outpouring of grief from across the Palestinian territories and the wider Arab world.

# funeral - Thursday 21 April, 2022

Camogie player Kate Moran to be laid to rest on Friday afternoon
# RIP
# RIP

Camogie player Kate Moran to be laid to rest on Friday afternoon

Updated Apr 21st 2022, 7:00 AM 49,493 Views 10 Comments

Kate died during a camogie match in Galway over the Easter weekend.

# funeral - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Man fatally stabbed in Cork last week laid to rest
# Funeral
# Funeral

Man fatally stabbed in Cork last week laid to rest

Apr 2nd 2022, 2:35 PM 27,064 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds of mourners gathered in Carrigaline today.

# funeral - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Funeral of journalist killed in Ukraine hears he 'brought hope to the darkest places of the world'
# Pierre Zakrzewski
# Pierre Zakrzewski

Funeral of journalist killed in Ukraine hears he 'brought hope to the darkest places of the world'

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 12:40 PM 23,055 Views 4 Comments

Family and friends of the cameraman addressed his funeral in Dublin today.

# funeral - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Despite the huge crowds, just silence: Ashling Murphy's community pays its respects
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Despite the huge crowds, just silence: Ashling Murphy's community pays its respects

Jan 19th 2022, 12:05 AM 37,665 Views 0 Comments

The nation came together yesterday to mourn the death of the 23-year-old teacher.

# funeral - Friday 7 January, 2022

'You insisted on living life well': Tributes paid to Aoife Beary as her funeral takes place
# Aoife Beary
# Aoife Beary

'You insisted on living life well': Tributes paid to Aoife Beary as her funeral takes place

Jan 7th 2022, 11:55 AM 49,426 Views 7 Comments

Within the church this morning, Aoife was described as having “insisted” on living life well following the tragedy in Berkeley.

# funeral - Friday 31 December, 2021

Desmond Tutu's body lies in state for second day in South Africa
# Cape Town
# Cape Town

Desmond Tutu's body lies in state for second day in South Africa

Dec 31st 2021, 1:53 PM 6,440 Views 2 Comments

The globally revered anti-apartheid icon died peacefully aged 90 on Sunday.

# funeral - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Sean FitzPatrick remembered by family as a ‘giant of a man’
# Funeral
# Funeral

Sean FitzPatrick remembered by family as a ‘giant of a man’

Nov 16th 2021, 3:26 PM 41,505 Views 0 Comments

The former chief executive and chairman of Anglo Irish Bank died at the age of 73 last Monday after a short illness.

# funeral - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Austin Currie remembered for his ‘fearless, immense courage’ at funeral
# RIP
# RIP

Austin Currie remembered for his ‘fearless, immense courage’ at funeral

Nov 13th 2021, 4:15 PM 15,627 Views 6 Comments

The leader of the civil rights movement in Northern Ireland was laid to rest in his native Edendork, Co Tyrone, on Saturday.

# funeral - Friday 12 November, 2021

Tributes paid at funeral of a ‘true giant of civil rights’ Austin Currie
# Austin Currie
# Austin Currie

Tributes paid at funeral of a ‘true giant of civil rights’ Austin Currie

Nov 12th 2021, 12:47 PM 14,128 Views 5 Comments

Currie, a key figure in Northern Ireland’s civil rights movement, died on Tuesday at the age of 82.

# funeral - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Military funeral for former British Soldier Dennis Hutchings takes place in Plymouth
# Troubles
# Troubles

Military funeral for former British Soldier Dennis Hutchings takes place in Plymouth

Updated Nov 11th 2021, 1:54 PM 24,153 Views 0 Comments

Hutchings was on trial for the 1974 fatal shooting of John Pat Cunningham when he died last month.

# funeral - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Funeral of Brendan Kennelly takes place in Kerry
# Brendan Kennelly
# Brendan Kennelly

Funeral of Brendan Kennelly takes place in Kerry

Updated Oct 20th 2021, 1:00 PM 21,345 Views 2 Comments

Tributes have poured in for the celebrated poet and novelist, who died peacefully on Sunday.

# funeral - Friday 15 October, 2021

'Music was his life': Funeral of Chieftains founder Paddy Moloney takes place in Wicklow
# Paddy Moloney
# Paddy Moloney

'Music was his life': Funeral of Chieftains founder Paddy Moloney takes place in Wicklow

Updated Oct 15th 2021, 1:25 PM 48,514 Views 6 Comments

The piper, composer and producer from Donnycarney in Dublin died earlier this week aged 83.

# funeral - Monday 6 September, 2021

'She was the calm at the centre of chaotic times': Funeral of Pat Hume takes place in Derry
# Pat Hume
# Pat Hume

'She was the calm at the centre of chaotic times': Funeral of Pat Hume takes place in Derry

Sep 6th 2021, 12:23 PM 12,207 Views 3 Comments

Mrs Hume, a mother-of-five from Derry, died at home after a short illness on Thursday, surrounded by family.

# funeral - Friday 3 September, 2021

Funeral of Pat Hume to take place on Monday
# Funeral
# Funeral

Funeral of Pat Hume to take place on Monday

Sep 3rd 2021, 6:41 PM 12,522 Views 5 Comments

Tributes have poured in for the widow of former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume.

# funeral - Friday 23 July, 2021

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place
# Des O'Malley
# Des O'Malley

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place

Updated Jul 23rd 2021, 5:44 PM 34,628 Views 24 Comments

O’Malley died on Wednesday at the age of 82.

Violence and protests continue ahead of funeral service for slain Haitian leader
# Jovenel Moise
# Jovenel Moise

Violence and protests continue ahead of funeral service for slain Haitian leader

Jul 23rd 2021, 7:58 AM 6,887 Views 8 Comments

Jovenel Moise was assassinated in his private home on 7 July.

# funeral - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Thousands of mourners bid farewell to slain Dutch journalist de Vries
# Peter R De Vries
# Peter R De Vries

Thousands of mourners bid farewell to slain Dutch journalist de Vries

Jul 21st 2021, 2:57 PM 8,799 Views 4 Comments

Thousands more are expected throughout the day in an “unprecedented” outpouring of grief.

# funeral - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Gardaí launch probe into cars 'driving erratically' behind hearse of N7 crash victim
# Dean Maguire
# Dean Maguire

Gardaí launch probe into cars 'driving erratically' behind hearse of N7 crash victim

Jul 15th 2021, 4:33 PM 96,494 Views 0 Comments

Dean Maguire died in a crash earlier this month. The car he was in was driving the wrong way on the motorway.

# funeral - Monday 17 May, 2021

PSNI chief constable vows to rebuild trust after Bobby Storey funeral probe clears force of bias
# Bobby Storey
# Bobby Storey

PSNI chief constable vows to rebuild trust after Bobby Storey funeral probe clears force of bias

Updated May 17th 2021, 9:46 PM 13,206 Views 12 Comments

The funeral was one of the most controversial events to occur during the pandemic in the North.

# funeral - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Family pay tribute to 'beautiful boy' Conor King as he is laid to rest in Cork
# Rochestown
# Rochestown

Family pay tribute to 'beautiful boy' Conor King as he is laid to rest in Cork

Apr 28th 2021, 2:14 PM 39,260 Views 14 Comments

Conor passed away following a fall in to a blow hole from cliffs near Garrettstown beach in West Cork on Saturday.

# funeral - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip
# Funeral
# Funeral

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip

Apr 17th 2021, 11:29 AM 47,199 Views 164 Comments

The Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral will take place later today.

# funeral - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Bobby Storey funeral: O'Neill will not be prosecuted as Foster calls for PSNI chief to resign
# Bobby Storey
# Bobby Storey

Bobby Storey funeral: O'Neill will not be prosecuted as Foster calls for PSNI chief to resign

Updated Mar 30th 2021, 5:21 PM 46,177 Views 143 Comments
  • No charges to be brought in relation to the funeral
  • NI's DPP says Covid-19 regulations at the time of the funeral had become 'inconsistent'
  • O'Neill apologises for what she said was the hurt caused to families as a result of the incident
  • Foster has claimed the PSNI 'facilitated a breach of the law'

# funeral - Saturday 13 March, 2021

'He will forever be in our hearts': Funeral of George Nkencho takes place in Dublin
# George Nkencho
# George Nkencho

'He will forever be in our hearts': Funeral of George Nkencho takes place in Dublin

Updated Mar 13th 2021, 4:36 PM 49,487 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho (27) was shot dead by gardaí on 30 December.

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