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#Funeral

# 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 10,021 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 19,468 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 40,262 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 31,552 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 26,784 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 18,911 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 43,846 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 18,903 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 13,047 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 53,078 Views 21 Comments

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

# funeral - Friday 17 March, 2017

Captain Dara Fitzpatrick's funeral to take place tomorrow
# RIP
# RIP

Captain Dara Fitzpatrick's funeral to take place tomorrow

Mar 17th 2017, 3:11 PM 25,934 Views 11 Comments

President Michael D Higgins will be among mourners tomorrow.

# funeral - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Eamonn Casey 'did much good' but revelations about son were 'profoundly upsetting for Church'
# Homily
# Homily

Eamonn Casey 'did much good' but revelations about son were 'profoundly upsetting for Church'

Mar 16th 2017, 3:00 PM 16,237 Views 37 Comments

President Michael D Higgins was among the mourners at the funeral today.

# funeral - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'He made mistakes but never resorted to self-pity': Tributes paid at Eamonn Casey's removal
# Galway
# Galway

'He made mistakes but never resorted to self-pity': Tributes paid at Eamonn Casey's removal

Mar 15th 2017, 7:30 PM 18,346 Views 56 Comments

The former bishop will be laid to rest tomorrow.

# funeral - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Funeral of Bishop Eamonn Casey to take place on Thursday
# Annie Murphy
# Annie Murphy

Funeral of Bishop Eamonn Casey to take place on Thursday

Mar 14th 2017, 9:41 AM 18,959 Views 35 Comments

The former Bishop of Galway passed away yesterday afternoon.

# funeral - Friday 24 February, 2017

Archbishop Martin says Connell 'was the one who finally began to realise the extent of the abuse'
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Archbishop Martin says Connell 'was the one who finally began to realise the extent of the abuse'

Feb 24th 2017, 12:05 PM 12,418 Views 49 Comments

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin referenced the Cardinal’s response to abuse allegations at his funeral today.

# funeral - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Funeral of young woman who died after 'falling ill in restaurant' taking place today
# Sligo
# Sligo

Funeral of young woman who died after 'falling ill in restaurant' taking place today

Jan 25th 2017, 10:02 AM 49,972 Views 14 Comments

Lisa Niland’s family have said they are heartbroken.

# funeral - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Funeral of Mayo woman who died in murder-suicide with son (7) told, 'We need to care for each other'
# London
# London

Funeral of Mayo woman who died in murder-suicide with son (7) told, 'We need to care for each other'

Jan 18th 2017, 4:16 PM 30,387 Views 16 Comments

Her son Oisín was laid to rest in Co Wicklow on 23 December.

# funeral - Friday 30 December, 2016

Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest

Dec 30th 2016, 6:58 PM 30,336 Views 26 Comments

The 37-year-old’s funeral in the northwestern village of Banie was attended by Polish President.

# funeral - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Family of man who died of fright angry with sentences for Traveller gang who ransacked his home
# Limerick
# Limerick

Family of man who died of fright angry with sentences for Traveller gang who ransacked his home

Dec 15th 2016, 2:49 PM 24,384 Views 114 Comments

The O’Donoghue family say they hope the State will appeal the men’s jail terms on leniency grounds.

# funeral - Monday 7 November, 2016

"A silence fell across this parish" - funeral takes place of pensioners found dead at home
# Mayo
# Mayo

"A silence fell across this parish" - funeral takes place of pensioners found dead at home

Nov 7th 2016, 1:14 PM 25,992 Views 29 Comments

Tom and Kitty Fitzgerald, both aged in their 70s, were found dead at their home in Knockadoon, Co Mayo, last Tuesday afternoon.

# funeral - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Poll: Do you agree with the Vatican's stance on scattering ashes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you agree with the Vatican's stance on scattering ashes?

Oct 26th 2016, 10:09 AM 27,907 Views 196 Comments

The Catholic Church has said ashes should not be scattered or kept at home.

# funeral - Friday 21 October, 2016

Olive Foley paid emotional tribute to her husband this afternoon
# Legend
# Legend

Olive Foley paid emotional tribute to her husband this afternoon

Oct 21st 2016, 6:48 PM 69,466 Views 26 Comments

The Munster legend was laid to rest in Killaloe amid emotional scenes this afternoon.

'A loving, caring family man': Anthony Foley laid to rest in Clare
# Axel
# Axel

'A loving, caring family man': Anthony Foley laid to rest in Clare

Oct 21st 2016, 1:55 PM 56,370 Views 27 Comments

Olive Foley paid an emotional tribute to her “soulmate” with whom she had spent “17 wonderful years” of marriage.

# funeral - Thursday 20 October, 2016

This is how much funerals cost in different parts of Ireland
# Death Dues
# Death Dues

This is how much funerals cost in different parts of Ireland

Oct 20th 2016, 8:25 AM 82,052 Views 54 Comments

It’s an expensive business.

# funeral - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Funeral told discovery of McCarthy brothers in Dublin house has touched the hearts of many
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral told discovery of McCarthy brothers in Dublin house has touched the hearts of many

Oct 8th 2016, 2:04 PM 22,395 Views 14 Comments

A funeral Mass was held in Cabra this morning.

# funeral - Friday 7 October, 2016

Elderly McCarthy brothers who died in Dublin house will be buried in their native Dingle
# RIP
# RIP

Elderly McCarthy brothers who died in Dublin house will be buried in their native Dingle

Oct 7th 2016, 3:41 PM 26,653 Views 11 Comments

A funeral Mass will be held in Cabra tomorrow.

# funeral - Saturday 17 September, 2016

"Beautiful, strong and courageous" - Ailish Sheehan remembered by family at funeral
# Tributes
# Tributes

"Beautiful, strong and courageous" - Ailish Sheehan remembered by family at funeral

Sep 17th 2016, 5:34 PM 32,158 Views 17 Comments

Tributes have poured in for the 23-year-old rower, who died following an accident in Poland.

# funeral - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Caitríona Lucas, tragically killed in coast guard rescue, remembered as an exceptional person
# RIP
# RIP

Caitríona Lucas, tragically killed in coast guard rescue, remembered as an exceptional person

Sep 15th 2016, 6:20 PM 24,672 Views 12 Comments

The mother-of-two died on Monday.

# funeral - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Woman who died in a car crash a day after giving birth laid to rest
# Funeral
# Funeral

Woman who died in a car crash a day after giving birth laid to rest

Sep 8th 2016, 2:04 PM 29,109 Views 29 Comments

“Nicola’s last great joy in life was to become a mother to baby Lily Rose.”

# funeral - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Woman killed in a car crash a day after giving birth to be laid to rest tomorrow
# RIP
# RIP

Woman killed in a car crash a day after giving birth to be laid to rest tomorrow

Sep 7th 2016, 9:05 AM 44,915 Views 72 Comments

Nicola Kenny was involved in a car crash a day after giving birth to her daughter Lily-Rose.

# funeral - Saturday 27 August, 2016

'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake
# Italy
# Italy

'Don't be afraid to scream your suffering': Italy mourns victims of earthquake

Aug 27th 2016, 1:01 PM 10,506 Views 8 Comments

Italy’s head of state earlier paid tribute to the “extraordinary effort” of more than 4,000 rescue professionals and volunteers who helped with the rescue effort.

# funeral - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Pope sends special message of condolence for funeral of Bishop Edward Daly
# Derry
# Derry

Pope sends special message of condolence for funeral of Bishop Edward Daly

Aug 11th 2016, 3:45 PM 10,503 Views 40 Comments

Daly famously waved a white flag while trying to aid the wounded on Bloody Sunday.

# funeral - Friday 15 July, 2016

"Jo would ask us not to fight with hate, but draw together": Funeral of Labour MP Jo Cox draws thousands
# RIP
# RIP

"Jo would ask us not to fight with hate, but draw together": Funeral of Labour MP Jo Cox draws thousands

Jul 15th 2016, 3:27 PM 16,293 Views 27 Comments

The MP for Batley and Spen, a prominent anti-Brexit campaigner, was shot dead while leaving a constituency clinic last month.

# funeral - Friday 10 June, 2016

In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral
# Kentucky
# Kentucky

In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral

Jun 10th 2016, 6:56 PM 14,938 Views 6 Comments

The former heavyweight world champion passed away a week ago today.

# funeral - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Gucci warned funeral shops not to sell paper replicas of its bags used as tributes to the dead
# Hong Kong
# Hong Kong

Gucci warned funeral shops not to sell paper replicas of its bags used as tributes to the dead

May 7th 2016, 11:00 AM 24,920 Views 14 Comments

Burning paper replicas of everything a loved one could ever want in the afterlife is an enduring tradition in Hong Kong.

# funeral - Sunday 10 April, 2016

In modern Ireland, the pauper's funeral is not a thing of the past
# Final Tribute
# Final Tribute

In modern Ireland, the pauper's funeral is not a thing of the past

Apr 10th 2016, 9:30 PM 43,157 Views 56 Comments

One funeral director said while these funerals are done with dignity and respect, it is sad that there is no one to say a final goodbye.

# funeral - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

'He's mayor of heaven now': Mourners pay final respects to controversial politician Rob Ford
# Toronto
# Toronto

'He's mayor of heaven now': Mourners pay final respects to controversial politician Rob Ford

Mar 30th 2016, 10:23 PM 14,210 Views 21 Comments

He gained worldwide notoriety for smoking crack cocaine while in office.

# funeral - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Photos: Well known politicians and stars among mourners at Nancy Reagan's funeral
# RIP
# RIP

Photos: Well known politicians and stars among mourners at Nancy Reagan's funeral

Mar 12th 2016, 2:19 PM 26,221 Views 30 Comments

Nancy was described as “a woman without whom Ronald Wilson Reagan would never have become president”.

# funeral - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Murdered Vincent Ryan was a devoted new dad who died "suddenly and violently"
# Funeral
# Funeral

Murdered Vincent Ryan was a devoted new dad who died "suddenly and violently"

Mar 8th 2016, 11:58 AM 50,224 Views 69 Comments

He was shot dead last week.

# funeral - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Denis O'Brien Snr's funeral was a veritable who's who of Ireland's rich and powerful
# RIP
# RIP

Denis O'Brien Snr's funeral was a veritable who's who of Ireland's rich and powerful

Feb 23rd 2016, 6:45 PM 55,166 Views 47 Comments

The 85-year-old died on Monday.