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#Funeral

# funeral - Monday 6 January, 2020

Mourners gather in 'million strong' crowd for funeral of Iranian general killed by US
# Promise Of Revenge
# Promise Of Revenge

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

Updated Jan 6th 2020, 2:55 PM 30,975 Views 58 Comments

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
# Cormac ó Braonáin
# Cormac ó Braonáin

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

Dec 16th 2019, 7:28 PM 29,688 Views 4 Comments

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'
# RIP
# RIP

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

Nov 9th 2019, 12:05 AM 39,118 Views 41 Comments

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
# Rip Gaybo
# Rip Gaybo

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

Updated Nov 8th 2019, 2:40 PM 81,215 Views 60 Comments

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
# RIP
# RIP

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

Nov 8th 2019, 12:11 PM 13,279 Views 2 Comments

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
# Gay Byrne
# Gay Byrne

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

Nov 8th 2019, 7:50 AM 30,092 Views 27 Comments

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)
# Pa Hogan
# Pa Hogan

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

Oct 3rd 2019, 4:29 PM 30,076 Views 4 Comments

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
# Burial
# Burial

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe buried at his rural home village

Sep 28th 2019, 5:51 PM 11,219 Views 16 Comments

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
# Robert Mugabe
# Robert Mugabe

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

Sep 18th 2019, 11:33 AM 8,250 Views 6 Comments

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
# Divided Legacy
# Divided Legacy

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

Sep 14th 2019, 2:49 PM 9,996 Views 10 Comments

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
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

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

Sep 11th 2019, 9:31 AM 12,410 Views 18 Comments

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
# St Brigid's Church
# St Brigid's Church

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

Sep 10th 2019, 3:13 PM 22,908 Views 7 Comments

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

# funeral - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'There is a player up the road being paid £537,000 a week' - Tears as Bury fans attend club's funeral
# Sadness
From The42
# Sadness

'There is a player up the road being paid £537,000 a week' - Tears as Bury fans attend club's funeral

Aug 28th 2019, 11:49 PM 15,323 Views 9 Comments

The supporters, old and young, reflected the sense of community that the club generated at weekends for over 100 years.

# funeral - Monday 19 August, 2019

'She was so full of fun, joy and life': Funeral takes place of five-year-old who drowned in Germany
# Cork
# Cork

'She was so full of fun, joy and life': Funeral takes place of five-year-old who drowned in Germany

Aug 19th 2019, 3:26 PM 35,484 Views 7 Comments

Emmy was visiting a lake with her family when she briefly went missing and was later found in the water.

# funeral - Saturday 10 August, 2019

'I am proud to call him my son': Funeral held for teen who died after falling ill at music festival
# Jack Downey
# Jack Downey

'I am proud to call him my son': Funeral held for teen who died after falling ill at music festival

Aug 10th 2019, 3:55 PM 37,079 Views 37 Comments

Large crowds gathered in Clonmel today for Jack Downey’s funeral mass.

# funeral - Friday 12 July, 2019

'She was my angel': Funeral of two-year-old Santina Cawley takes place in Cork city
# RIP
# RIP

'She was my angel': Funeral of two-year-old Santina Cawley takes place in Cork city

Updated Jul 12th 2019, 12:05 PM 72,102 Views 0 Comments

The toddler died after being found critically injured in an apartment in the city.

# funeral - Monday 17 June, 2019

'Life won't be the same without her': Tributes paid as funeral of Philomena Lynott takes place
# RIP
# RIP

'Life won't be the same without her': Tributes paid as funeral of Philomena Lynott takes place

Jun 17th 2019, 1:33 PM 34,907 Views 16 Comments

She had been battling cancer for a number of years before she passed away on Wednesday.

# funeral - Friday 17 May, 2019

Funeral for teenager stabbed in Dublin park takes place
# Azzam Raguragui
# Azzam Raguragui

Funeral for teenager stabbed in Dublin park takes place

May 17th 2019, 3:13 PM 37,215 Views 21 Comments

Azzam Raguragui was fatally stabbed in Dundrum last Friday.

# funeral - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'
# We Stand With Lyra
# We Stand With Lyra

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'

Apr 24th 2019, 7:37 PM 16,279 Views 8 Comments

Lyra McKee is many things to many people now – but today was about her family and their loss.

# funeral - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'
# Tribute
# Tribute

Lyra's family: 'A warm and innocent heart, she was the greatest listener, someone who had time for everyone'

Apr 23rd 2019, 10:43 PM 9,092 Views 0 Comments

Lyra was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry following a night of fierce riots.

# funeral - Monday 22 April, 2019

Raheem Sterling to pay for funeral of Crystal Palace teen who died after long battle with cancer
# Lovely Gesture
From The42
# Lovely Gesture

Raheem Sterling to pay for funeral of Crystal Palace teen who died after long battle with cancer

Apr 22nd 2019, 2:50 PM 9,873 Views 10 Comments

13-year-old Damary Dawkins sadly passed away last month.

# funeral - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Minister promises review into deaths of Marie Downey and her son in Cork hospital
# RIP
# RIP

Minister promises review into deaths of Marie Downey and her son in Cork hospital

Mar 28th 2019, 1:46 PM 17,323 Views 5 Comments

Marie was pronounced dead at the hospital last Monday. It’s understood she may have suffered a seizure while feeding her son.

# funeral - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Funeral takes place for Ruth Maguire who went missing during hen party last weekend
# Ruth Maguire
# Ruth Maguire

Funeral takes place for Ruth Maguire who went missing during hen party last weekend

Mar 23rd 2019, 3:55 PM 69,171 Views 18 Comments

Ruth Maguire (30), from Newcastle, Co Down, had last been seen close to midnight last Saturday night.

# funeral - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Syrian father and son buried in first funeral after New Zealand shooting
# Christchurch
# Christchurch

Syrian father and son buried in first funeral after New Zealand shooting

Mar 20th 2019, 7:12 AM 9,368 Views 9 Comments

A total of six burials are expected to take place today.

# funeral - Monday 11 February, 2019

What sort of funeral do you want? This new show wants to help you find out
# The Funeral Of Your Life
# The Funeral Of Your Life

What sort of funeral do you want? This new show wants to help you find out

Feb 11th 2019, 7:30 PM 16,294 Views 24 Comments

It was inspired by the death of the creator’s father.

# funeral - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

'It is heartbreaking': Funeral arrangements announced for four young men who died in Donegal crash
# RIP
# RIP

'It is heartbreaking': Funeral arrangements announced for four young men who died in Donegal crash

Updated Jan 29th 2019, 3:11 PM 36,942 Views 4 Comments

The President of the GAA has paid tribute to the men.

# funeral - Monday 14 January, 2019

Funeral hears haunting recording of Dawn Croke singing as her life and beauty is celebrated
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral hears haunting recording of Dawn Croke singing as her life and beauty is celebrated

Jan 14th 2019, 5:23 PM 52,254 Views 15 Comments

Her sister told the congregation that her partner had put an engagement ring on her finger after she died.

# funeral - Friday 7 December, 2018

Former US president George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas
# Burial
# Burial

Former US president George HW Bush laid to rest in Texas

Dec 7th 2018, 7:17 AM 12,055 Views 3 Comments

George HW Bush died last Friday at the age 94.

# funeral - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Show of unity in divided Washington at state funeral of George HW Bush
# RIP
# RIP

Show of unity in divided Washington at state funeral of George HW Bush

Dec 5th 2018, 9:32 PM 27,035 Views 23 Comments

An Irish tenor sang at Washington National Cathedral today.

# funeral - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Hundreds of mourners attend funeral of 47 year-old Stephen Marron in Co Monaghan
# Castleblaney
# Castleblaney

Hundreds of mourners attend funeral of 47 year-old Stephen Marron in Co Monaghan

Dec 1st 2018, 2:30 PM 18,254 Views 0 Comments

The father-of-two was killed following a two-car collision in Castleblayney on Tuesday night.

# funeral - Saturday 10 November, 2018

'No longer frozen in time': Gussie Shanahan, who went missing 18 years ago, laid to rest in Limerick
# Found
# Found

'No longer frozen in time': Gussie Shanahan, who went missing 18 years ago, laid to rest in Limerick

Nov 10th 2018, 6:28 PM 25,832 Views 7 Comments

Last month, remains found in 2001 were confirmed as belonging to the missing 20 year-old.

# funeral - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Leicester City players arrive in Bangkok to pay final respects to club chairman
# RIP
# RIP

Leicester City players arrive in Bangkok to pay final respects to club chairman

Nov 4th 2018, 3:14 PM 23,463 Views 10 Comments

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was one of five people to die in a helicopter crash last weekend.

State has covered the cost of 5,000 funerals and burials over two years
# Exceptional Needs
# Exceptional Needs

State has covered the cost of 5,000 funerals and burials over two years

Nov 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 60,250 Views 40 Comments

Exceptional needs payments can be made under the supplementary welfare allowance scheme.

# funeral - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

'Heartbroken' locals raise more than €6,000 to pay for funeral of woman killed in Dundalk
# Ingrida Maciokaite
# Ingrida Maciokaite

'Heartbroken' locals raise more than €6,000 to pay for funeral of woman killed in Dundalk

Sep 25th 2018, 6:10 AM 25,920 Views 0 Comments

Ingrida Maciokaite was stabbed to death last week.

# funeral - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Senator John McCain ends 81-year journey with burial at Naval Academy
# Funeral
# Funeral

Senator John McCain ends 81-year journey with burial at Naval Academy

Sep 2nd 2018, 6:40 PM 12,700 Views 39 Comments

McCain died on 25 August from brain cancer.

# funeral - Saturday 1 September, 2018

'America was always great': McCain memorial tributes echo with criticism of Trump
# Memorial
# Memorial

'America was always great': McCain memorial tributes echo with criticism of Trump

Updated Sep 1st 2018, 7:02 PM 20,460 Views 60 Comments

Barack Obama and George W Bush are among those speaking about the senator during today’s service.

# funeral - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Funeral of Donegal crash victim to take place today
# Fermanagh
# Fermanagh

Funeral of Donegal crash victim to take place today

Aug 22nd 2018, 9:36 AM 16,732 Views 14 Comments

Two people died in the crash on Sunday.

# funeral - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Funeral of crash victim Shiva Devine takes place in Donegal this morning
# Bundoran
# Bundoran

Funeral of crash victim Shiva Devine takes place in Donegal this morning

Aug 21st 2018, 10:46 AM 44,756 Views 23 Comments

The 20-year-old lost her life in a fatal crash in Bundoran in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# funeral - Friday 13 July, 2018

Killing of young Limerick man 'brutal' and 'futile', funeral told
# Pa O'connor
# Pa O'connor

Killing of young Limerick man 'brutal' and 'futile', funeral told

Jul 13th 2018, 12:30 PM 17,562 Views 0 Comments

Canon Donal McNamara, St Munchin’s Church, offered the victim’s heartbroken family his “deepest heartfelt sympathies”.

# funeral - Monday 2 July, 2018

'Full of love, fun, joy and so many dreams': Jastine Valdez laid to rest in Philippine hometown
# Philippines
# Philippines

'Full of love, fun, joy and so many dreams': Jastine Valdez laid to rest in Philippine hometown

Jul 2nd 2018, 3:52 PM 27,796 Views 9 Comments

The 24-year-old has been laid to rest with her late grandfather and uncle.