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# Rest In Peace

Last week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
Former England manager Terry Venables dies, aged 80
Tributes have been paid from figures throughout football.
Former England manager Terry Venables dies, aged 80
“We are totally devastated by the loss of a wonderful husband and father who passed away peacefully yesterday after a long illness,” read a family statement.
This year
Book of condolence opened in Co Wexford for Irish couple killed in Rome road crash
Local councillor Jim Moore, who is a cousin of one of the deceased, said the community was in a state of ‘stunned silence’.
Former England prop Paul Rendall dies having battled motor neurone disease
Tributes have been paid to the 69-year-old was was nicknamed ‘The Judge.’
Last year
The lives and loves of the 10 Creeslough locals lost in tragedy
Tributes have been paid to the victims of the explosion, who ranged from the age of five to 59.
Father and son killed in Isle of Man TT race
The death toll at this year’s motor-cycling event has risen to five.
Lester Piggott, winner of the Derby nine times, dies aged 86
Piggott’s son-in-law, William Haggas, confirmed the news, as legends Willie Carson and Frankie Dettori paid their tributes.
'He was a gift to the world' - Tributes paid to Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee at their funeral masses
Aidan Moffitt was laid to rest in his native Roscommon while Michael Snee’s funeral mass took place in Sligo.
All time
Warm tributes paid at funeral of woman who lost her sons and husband in Kanturk murder suicide
Anne O’Sullivan, 60, died on Wednesday, it’s understood she had a terminal illness.
Jeopardy quiz show host Alex Trebek dies aged 80
Alex Trebek had announced in 2019 that he had advanced pancreatic cancer.
'Not my right to interfere with views of the family': Councillors drop James Joyce repatriation bid
Labour councillor Dermot Lacey said he did not regret tabling the motion at the committee meeting.
Talented young British snowboarder dies aged 18
Ellie Soutter won a bronze medal for Great Britain at the 2017 Youth Olympic Winter Festival.
'I owe him a huge debt for bringing me home' - Ex-Newcastle chairman Freddy Shepherd dies
A popular figure at St James’ Park, he passed away today at the age of 76.
'A loving, caring family man': Anthony Foley laid to rest in Clare
Olive Foley paid an emotional tribute to her “soulmate” with whom she had spent “17 wonderful years” of marriage.
Thousands of supporters pay respects to Munster legend Anthony Foley
Flags were flown at half-mast outside Limerick City and County Council buildings.
'One of the magical ones': Tributes paid to Caroline Aherne
The actress and writer died at her home in Manchester today, following a battle with cancer.
'We will miss him dearly': Tributes pour in after death of musician Conor Walsh
His family have said he was “a talented artist and an outstanding friend who still had so much to offer”.
Simon Zebo given leave from World Cup to mourn grandfather in Cork
Zebo’s maternal grandfather died peacefully in Cork University Hospital.
Student 'killed instantly' in rock fall on beach
Georgina Le Fjord was celebrating the end of her exams.
'We have to face life without him': Jason Corbett's funeral takes place
He was laid to rest in Limerick today.
"She would not have suffered": Cilla Black died of a stroke
The TV icon fell before the stroke happened.
'The hardest day of our lives': Alan Drennan's funeral takes place
He died in Ibiza last month.
Remains of four students killed at Berkeley will arrive in Dublin on Sunday morning
The remains are to be released to families this evening.
Ronan Collins' mother passes away
She was 95 years old.
Tributes are flowing in for former Herald editor Paul Drury
The veteran journalist passed away peacefully yesterday.
The last of the legendary Mighty Magyars, Jeno Buzanszky, dies at 89
The Hungary team were the best side in the world throughout the early 1950s but lost a famous World Cup final to West Germany.
'We are left with so many questions': Valerie Greaney laid to rest in Cobh
Michael Greaney will be laid to rest at a separate mass tomorrow.
A plaque has been erected in the doorway where Jonathan Corrie died
He passed away from hypothermia earlier this month.
'Helen didn't get lungs ... but we’ll make sure other people get them because of her'
“She wanted to live with every fibre of her being.”
Jaws actor from Bond films Richard Kiel dies at 74
No details have been released about how the actor died.
Stars pay tribute to comedy legend Joan Rivers at showbiz send-off
The comedian died at the age of 81.
Ibrahim Toure, younger brother of Yaya and Kolo, dies at 28
Ivory Coast camp in shock after the striker lost his battle with cancer.
Former Ireland rugby league international Ryan Tandy found dead at 32
The Australian native’s death is not being treated as suspicious.
Family portrait decorates Peaches Geldof's coffin as mourners arrive for funeral
Celebrities and others will say goodbye to the 25-year-old in the church where she got married.
Couple who never slept apart in 70-year love affair die within hours of each other
Kenneth and Helen Felumlee were 91 and 92.
This obituary for 'Pervert Dave' is completely real
He loved motorcycles.
9 people who were pretty sad about the Queen’s corgi dying
The news of Monty’s passing yesterday has hit some a little hard….
Phyllis Diller RIP: 5 classic over-the-top moments
The pioneering female comic in some of her most memorable appearances.
Tributes pour in for writer and journalist Con Houlihan
Arguably the greatest sports writer in Irish history has passed away at the age of 86.