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#Funeral

# funeral - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

'I'm heartbroken': Irish author Emma Hannigan laid to rest following 11-year battle with cancer
# RIP
# RIP

'I'm heartbroken': Irish author Emma Hannigan laid to rest following 11-year battle with cancer

Mar 7th 2018, 4:48 PM 39,417 Views 7 Comments

Emma Hannigan passed away last Saturday.

# funeral - Friday 2 March, 2018

Funeral services across the country postponed due to weather conditions
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

Funeral services across the country postponed due to weather conditions

Mar 2nd 2018, 11:55 AM 16,541 Views 17 Comments

Some services are still due to go ahead on Sunday.

# funeral - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'It has a big impact on loved ones': Probate delays leave families waiting months to resolve inheritance
# Inheritance
# Inheritance

'It has a big impact on loved ones': Probate delays leave families waiting months to resolve inheritance

Feb 24th 2018, 3:41 PM 32,507 Views 33 Comments

TD Barry Cowen said this means families coping with funeral costs are left waiting for months before they can inherit the estate.

# funeral - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Hundreds of gardaí turn out to form guard of honour at Superintendent Colm Fox's funeral
# Tributes
# Tributes

Hundreds of gardaí turn out to form guard of honour at Superintendent Colm Fox's funeral

Feb 14th 2018, 4:05 PM 44,743 Views 0 Comments

Superintendent Fox was found dead on Saturday evening in his office at Ballymun Garda Station.

# funeral - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Priest condemns 'reign of violence and total disrespect for human life' at funeral of murdered Derek Hutch
# Homily
# Homily

Priest condemns 'reign of violence and total disrespect for human life' at funeral of murdered Derek Hutch

Jan 31st 2018, 1:49 PM 20,690 Views 17 Comments

Hutch was killed at the Bridgeview halting site near Cloverhill Road, Dublin, on Saturday 20 January.

# funeral - Sunday 21 January, 2018

'Deeply loved and cherished': Thousands pay final respects to Dolores O'Riordan
# Limerick
# Limerick

'Deeply loved and cherished': Thousands pay final respects to Dolores O'Riordan

Jan 21st 2018, 3:05 PM 55,350 Views 36 Comments

The singer was found dead in London on Monday.

# funeral - Friday 19 January, 2018

Dolores O'Riordan to be laid to rest in Limerick on Tuesday
# Funeral
# Funeral

Dolores O'Riordan to be laid to rest in Limerick on Tuesday

Jan 19th 2018, 5:31 PM 40,696 Views 35 Comments

The Cranberries frontwoman died in London on Monday.

# funeral - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Second man arrested in connection with Martin Clancy murder
# Limerick
# Limerick

Second man arrested in connection with Martin Clancy murder

Jan 11th 2018, 7:49 PM 11,509 Views 32 Comments

The 45-year-old was found dead at his apartment on Sunday.

Funeral hears tributes to Peter Sutherland's 'countless hidden acts of generosity'
# Laid To Rest
# Laid To Rest

Funeral hears tributes to Peter Sutherland's 'countless hidden acts of generosity'

Jan 11th 2018, 6:30 PM 28,015 Views 76 Comments

The former attorney general and UN Special Representative for Migration was laid to rest today.

# funeral - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

County breakdown: Government paid out over €4 million to help cover costs of funerals
# Social Protection
# Social Protection

County breakdown: Government paid out over €4 million to help cover costs of funerals

Dec 26th 2017, 7:30 AM 14,488 Views 47 Comments

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

# funeral - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'Unfair, cruel and mind-boggling': Funeral takes place for pensioner murdered in her own home
# Rosie Hanrahan
# Rosie Hanrahan

'Unfair, cruel and mind-boggling': Funeral takes place for pensioner murdered in her own home

Dec 23rd 2017, 2:25 PM 16,926 Views 26 Comments

Rosie Hanrahan’s family made an emotional appeal for information that would lead to her killer’s arrest.

# funeral - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Nelson Mandela family 'dismayed' by €18m funeral corruption claims
# Corruption
# Corruption

Nelson Mandela family 'dismayed' by €18m funeral corruption claims

Dec 14th 2017, 1:13 PM 26,300 Views 25 Comments

Mandela died on 5 December 2013 aged 95.

# funeral - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

'A life of dedication': Funeral to take place of Dublin Fire Brigade's oldest member, who died aged 101
# RIP
# RIP

'A life of dedication': Funeral to take place of Dublin Fire Brigade's oldest member, who died aged 101

Dec 5th 2017, 8:07 AM 11,141 Views 4 Comments

Henry “Harry” O’Keeffe was on duty when the city came under aerial attack in WW2.

# funeral - Thursday 9 November, 2017

'Our love for Jack will never be lost': Tributes paid at funeral of missing Ennis teenager
# Jack Dinan
# Jack Dinan

'Our love for Jack will never be lost': Tributes paid at funeral of missing Ennis teenager

Nov 9th 2017, 5:43 PM 35,421 Views 18 Comments

Jack Dinan (19) went missing from his home on 31 October.

# funeral - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Politicians pay final respects as Liam Cosgrave is laid to rest
# RIP
# RIP

Politicians pay final respects as Liam Cosgrave is laid to rest

Oct 7th 2017, 2:56 PM 21,936 Views 46 Comments

The former Taoiseach’s life was remembered in Dublin today.

# funeral - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Family of Irish man who died alone in Manchester located after appeal
# Located
# Located

Family of Irish man who died alone in Manchester located after appeal

Sep 20th 2017, 7:12 AM 46,223 Views 47 Comments

John Joseph O’Brien died at his home in Hulme in Manchester earlier this year.

# funeral - Friday 15 September, 2017

Appeal for mourners to attend funeral of Irishman who died alone in Manchester
# Plea
# Plea

Appeal for mourners to attend funeral of Irishman who died alone in Manchester

Sep 15th 2017, 9:53 PM 82,489 Views 33 Comments

The Council of Irish Associations in Manchester are making funeral arrangements.

# funeral - Monday 4 September, 2017

Funerals in Kerry will no longer be allowed to take place on Sundays
# Six Days A Week
# Six Days A Week

Funerals in Kerry will no longer be allowed to take place on Sundays

Sep 4th 2017, 1:10 PM 30,234 Views 56 Comments

The change is due to a severe shortage of Catholic priests in the diocese.

# funeral - Monday 14 August, 2017

‘Anger, emptiness and loss’: Funeral of J1 student hears of family's devastation
# Philip Leahy
# Philip Leahy

‘Anger, emptiness and loss’: Funeral of J1 student hears of family's devastation

Aug 14th 2017, 10:55 PM 17,736 Views 4 Comments

Philip Leahy got into difficulty while swimming at a beach in Ocean City.

# funeral - Friday 11 August, 2017

Funeral of Cork student who died in Maryland to take place on Monday
# Philip Leahy
# Philip Leahy

Funeral of Cork student who died in Maryland to take place on Monday

Aug 11th 2017, 9:22 PM 10,832 Views 1 Comment

Philip Leahy was swimming with friends when they got into difficulty.

# funeral - Friday 21 July, 2017

Limerick removal delayed as Aer Lingus flight arrived without the body
# Left Behind
# Left Behind

Limerick removal delayed as Aer Lingus flight arrived without the body

Jul 21st 2017, 1:58 PM 45,646 Views 35 Comments

The coffin of Mary O’Brien wasn’t put on a flight from Heathrow due to “operational reasons”.

# funeral - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'People really loved her': 90th anniversary of Countess Markievicz's funeral to be commemorated
# Glasnevin
# Glasnevin

'People really loved her': 90th anniversary of Countess Markievicz's funeral to be commemorated

Jul 15th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,626 Views 47 Comments

The event will mark her impact on Irish history.

# funeral - Friday 14 July, 2017

An emotional Jermain Defoe attended the funeral of Bradley Lowery earlier today
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

An emotional Jermain Defoe attended the funeral of Bradley Lowery earlier today

Jul 14th 2017, 4:33 PM 10,842 Views 4 Comments

Mourners wore ‘Bradley 6′ Sunderland jerseys at the funeral service of six-year-old Bradley Lowery who passed away last Friday.

# funeral - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Bill Clinton and Angela Merkel pay respects to 'post-war giant' Helmut Kohl
# Germany
# Germany

Bill Clinton and Angela Merkel pay respects to 'post-war giant' Helmut Kohl

Jul 1st 2017, 6:35 PM 10,697 Views 12 Comments

On his watch, West and East Germany reunified after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.

# funeral - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Bagpiper plays 'Going Home' as US student who was detained in North Korea laid to rest
# Otto Warmbier
# Otto Warmbier

Bagpiper plays 'Going Home' as US student who was detained in North Korea laid to rest

Jun 22nd 2017, 9:45 PM 20,192 Views 39 Comments

“It doesn’t feel real yet,” a school mate said at the funeral.

# funeral - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Japanese monk gives 'funerals' for old dolls' souls
# All Dolls Go To Heaven
# All Dolls Go To Heaven

Japanese monk gives 'funerals' for old dolls' souls

Jun 17th 2017, 4:01 PM 8,602 Views 4 Comments

It’s a common belief in Japan that all things have a soul – including unwanted dolls.

# funeral - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Elderly couple found dead at their Portadown home laid to rest
# Co Armagh
# Co Armagh

Elderly couple found dead at their Portadown home laid to rest

Jun 8th 2017, 4:26 PM 14,225 Views 6 Comments

Michael and Marjorie Cawdery, both aged 83, had been together for over 55 years.

# funeral - Saturday 3 June, 2017

At least seven dead in attack on funeral in Kabul
# Explosion
# Explosion

At least seven dead in attack on funeral in Kabul

Jun 3rd 2017, 6:40 PM 12,739 Views 35 Comments

The violence comes just three days after a bomb blast in the city killed 90 people.

# funeral - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Actor Josh Brolin gives eulogy as stars such as Brad Pitt attend funeral of Chris Cornell
# And Wash Away The Rain
# And Wash Away The Rain

Actor Josh Brolin gives eulogy as stars such as Brad Pitt attend funeral of Chris Cornell

May 27th 2017, 11:30 AM 34,912 Views 17 Comments

Musicians in attendance included Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers.

# funeral - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

'Conor found something on the internet that went wrong' - Funeral held for tragic teenage boy in Clare
# RIP
# RIP

'Conor found something on the internet that went wrong' - Funeral held for tragic teenage boy in Clare

May 16th 2017, 4:42 PM 115,947 Views 28 Comments

Conor Wilmot died in Sixmilebridge last Thursday.

# funeral - Monday 10 April, 2017

Thousands gather for funeral of policeman killed in Westminster attack
# Keith Palmer
# Keith Palmer

Thousands gather for funeral of policeman killed in Westminster attack

Apr 10th 2017, 4:15 PM 10,017 Views 18 Comments

London came to a standstill for the procession, led by the hearse with a floral tribute reading ‘No 1 Daddy’.

# funeral - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

'She had so much yet to give': Mourners share fond memories at funeral of Nicola Collins
# RIP
# RIP

'She had so much yet to give': Mourners share fond memories at funeral of Nicola Collins

Apr 5th 2017, 10:48 AM 19,455 Views 0 Comments

The young mother’s body was found in her home last week.

# funeral - Friday 31 March, 2017

Cloud turns to light as Captain Mark Duffy makes his final journey
# Blackrock
# Blackrock

Cloud turns to light as Captain Mark Duffy makes his final journey

Mar 31st 2017, 6:01 AM 40,200 Views 9 Comments

The funeral of the Coast Guard pilot, who died when his Rescue 116 helicopter crashed off the Mayo coast a fortnight ago, took place in Blackrock, Louth, yesterday.

# funeral - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'Paralysed with grief, we have lost one of God's finest creatures' - funeral of Captain Mark Duffy takes place
# Rescue 116
# Rescue 116

'Paralysed with grief, we have lost one of God's finest creatures' - funeral of Captain Mark Duffy takes place

Mar 30th 2017, 1:47 PM 31,536 Views 9 Comments

The funeral service for the Coast Guard helicopter pilot took place this morning in his hometown of Blackrock, Co Louth.

# funeral - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

George Michael's funeral takes place three months after his death on Christmas Day
# Laid To Rest
# Laid To Rest

George Michael's funeral takes place three months after his death on Christmas Day

Mar 29th 2017, 5:57 PM 26,767 Views 18 Comments

A UK coroner has ruled that his death came by natural causes.

# funeral - Friday 24 March, 2017

Love and respect as Martin McGuinness made his final journey through the town that loved him so well
# Bogside
# Bogside

Love and respect as Martin McGuinness made his final journey through the town that loved him so well

Mar 24th 2017, 12:10 AM 18,903 Views 54 Comments

Derry was brought to a standstill by the funeral of one its most important sons.

# funeral - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Applause for Taoiseach as Clinton says 'thank you' for raising immigration with Trump
# McGuinness Funeral
# McGuinness Funeral

Applause for Taoiseach as Clinton says 'thank you' for raising immigration with Trump

Mar 23rd 2017, 5:50 PM 43,841 Views 36 Comments

“As an American I have to say a special word of thanks to the sitting Taoiseach,” Clinton said.

Funeral of Martin McGuinness expected to bring Derry to a standstill
# City In Mourning
# City In Mourning

Funeral of Martin McGuinness expected to bring Derry to a standstill

Mar 23rd 2017, 12:05 AM 18,862 Views 61 Comments

The city is also mourning the loss of Derry City FC captain Ryan McBride

# funeral - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Large crowds turn out in Derry, Dublin and Belfast to remember Martin McGuinness
# Candlelight Vigil
# Candlelight Vigil

Large crowds turn out in Derry, Dublin and Belfast to remember Martin McGuinness

Mar 22nd 2017, 7:36 AM 13,040 Views 18 Comments

The death of the former deputy first minister of Northern Ireland was announced yesterday.

# funeral - Saturday 18 March, 2017

'Captain, colleague, daughter, sister, mum, friend and hero' - Captain Dara Fitzpatrick is laid to rest
# RIP
# RIP

'Captain, colleague, daughter, sister, mum, friend and hero' - Captain Dara Fitzpatrick is laid to rest

Mar 18th 2017, 12:44 PM 53,034 Views 21 Comments

Her funeral mass took place at St Patrick’s Church in Glencullen in Dublin.