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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 19 June, 2019

#RIP

# rip - Monday 17 June, 2019

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

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

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

# rip - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Franco Zeffirelli, Oscar-nominated Italian director, dies aged 96 RIP

Franco Zeffirelli, Oscar-nominated Italian director, dies aged 96

Internationally, he is best known for having directed the 1968 film version of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.

# rip - Thursday 13 June, 2019

From The42 Inspirational US runner Grunewald loses cancer battle aged 32 RIP

Inspirational US runner Grunewald loses cancer battle aged 32

Paula Radcliffe has led the tributes to the long-distance runner.

# rip - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

President Higgins leads tributes following death of Philomena Lynott RIP

President Higgins leads tributes following death of Philomena Lynott

She had been battling cancer for a number of years, and has died aged 88.

Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97

McKee always defended the worst atrocities of the IRA.

# rip - Sunday 9 June, 2019

From The42 Mayo 1950 and 1951 All-Ireland winner 'The Flying Doctor' has died aged 91 RIP

Mayo 1950 and 1951 All-Ireland winner 'The Flying Doctor' has died aged 91

Rest in peace, Pádraig Carney.

# rip - Saturday 8 June, 2019

From The42 Ex-Spurs defender, Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh dies aged 49 RIP

Ex-Spurs defender, Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh dies aged 49

The former defender suffered a cardiac arrest last Monday.

# rip - Friday 7 June, 2019

From The42 'A gentle giant' - Wexford three-time All-Ireland champion Wheeler dies aged 87 RIP

'A gentle giant' - Wexford three-time All-Ireland champion Wheeler dies aged 87

Tributes are being paid to the ‘icon’ that was Ned Wheeler.

Legendary New Orleans blues pianist Dr John dies at 77 RIP

Legendary New Orleans blues pianist Dr John dies at 77

The Grammy award winning musician has been described today as a “radiant singer, songwriter, and pianist”.

# rip - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

From The42 Spanish police confirm Jose Antonio Reyes's car was speeding at more than 136mph RIP

Spanish police confirm Jose Antonio Reyes's car was speeding at more than 136mph

The former Arsenal and Sevilla winger was involved in a fatal crash on Saturday.

From The42 'Swedish football is in mourning' - former Uefa president Johansson passes away RIP

'Swedish football is in mourning' - former Uefa president Johansson passes away

Lennart Johansson was at the helm from 1990 to 2007.

# rip - Friday 31 May, 2019

Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run in Dublin

A man in his 20s was killed after being struck by a HGV vehicle that failed to remain on the scene.

# rip - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to visit Coolock/Darndale area after recent gun murders

Varadkar says he will visit the area “as soon as I can find a little bit of time”.

From The42 Thousands turn out to say goodbye to F1 legend Niki Lauda in Vienna ceremony RIP

Thousands turn out to say goodbye to F1 legend Niki Lauda in Vienna ceremony

Three-time world champion recovered from a life-threatening crash in 1976.

# rip - Friday 24 May, 2019

Search for Trinity College professor ended as second Irishman dies climbing Everest RIP

Search for Trinity College professor ended as second Irishman dies climbing Everest

Séamus Lawless and Kevin Hynes have both died on the mountain.

# rip - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Tiger Who Came To Tea author Judith Kerr dies aged 95 RIP

Tiger Who Came To Tea author Judith Kerr dies aged 95

Publisher Harper Collins confirmed Kerr’s passing today on Twitter.

# rip - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Legendary F1 driver Niki Lauda dies aged 70

Lauda survived horrific injuries in a crash during a race in 1976 but went on to win further world championships.

# rip - Friday 17 May, 2019

Online celebrity Grumpy Cat dies aged 7

The cat made her owner Tabatha Bundesen of Arizona, a wealthy woman

# rip - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Man (50s) dies in workplace incident on Cork farm RIP

Man (50s) dies in workplace incident on Cork farm

The alarm was raised just after 5.30pm today.

# rip - Monday 13 May, 2019

'She brightened up our lives': Screen icon Doris Day has died aged 97 RIP

'She brightened up our lives': Screen icon Doris Day has died aged 97

The actress was one of the biggest Hollywood stars of her time.

# rip - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Man who died in apparent paragliding accident in Wicklow has been named RIP

Man who died in apparent paragliding accident in Wicklow has been named

An investigation is now under way in relation to the incident.

Twin Peaks and Mod Squad star Peggy Lipton dies aged 72 RIP

Twin Peaks and Mod Squad star Peggy Lipton dies aged 72

The actress, who was married to music producer Quincy Jones, died following a battle with cancer.

Man (80s) dies after being struck by car in Roscommon

The driver later presented himself to gardaí.

# rip - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Man dies while climbing Carrauntoohil in Kerry RIP

Man dies while climbing Carrauntoohil in Kerry

It is believed the man may have fallen and sustained fatal injuries.

# rip - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Comedian Freddie Starr has died aged 76 RIP

Comedian Freddie Starr has died aged 76

Starr rose to fame in the 1970s and went on to become a household name in the UK.

Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford RIP

Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford

Seán Lynch was taking part in a cycling race when the collision occurred. Gardaí are asking witnesses to come forward.

# rip - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Top Australian DJ dies in Bali accident while attempting to help friend RIP

Top Australian DJ dies in Bali accident while attempting to help friend

Adam Sky is believed to have suffered severe cuts when he fell through a glass door.

From The42 Legendary GAA manager and journalist Eugene McGee has died RIP

Legendary GAA manager and journalist Eugene McGee has died

McGee also worked as a journalist and editor of the Longford Leader.

# rip - Friday 3 May, 2019

Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca, dies aged 74

Harrison Ford and George Lucas are among those to have paid tribute to the Star Wars actor.

# rip - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'We know that we will all rejoice together on the day that justice is achieved for our Lyra'

Lyra (29) was murdered early on Good Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry during a night of fierce riots.

From The42 Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death RIP

Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death

‘Senna was carrying the flag around the world like a symbol that made so many Brazilians proud.’

# rip - Monday 29 April, 2019

From The42 Lisbon Lion who scored Celtic's winner in the European Cup final passes away RIP This post contains videos

Lisbon Lion who scored Celtic's winner in the European Cup final passes away

Former Hoops forward Stevie Chalmers has died at the age of 83.

From The42 Czech international footballer killed in bus crash after Turkish league match RIP

Czech international footballer killed in bus crash after Turkish league match

Josef Sural, 28, was travelling with six of his team-mates when their minibus crashed.

# rip - Saturday 27 April, 2019

President among mourners as Feargal Quinn laid to rest RIP

President among mourners as Feargal Quinn laid to rest

Tributes have been paid to the popular businessman and politician.

# rip - Friday 26 April, 2019

Father of footballer Emiliano Sala dies three months after son's fatal plane crash RIP

Father of footballer Emiliano Sala dies three months after son's fatal plane crash

The light aircraft carrying Emiliano Sala disappeared near the British island of Guernsey on 21 January.

# rip - Thursday 25 April, 2019

'We have lost a giant of the retail world': Tributes paid to Superquinn founder Feargal Quinn RIP

'We have lost a giant of the retail world': Tributes paid to Superquinn founder Feargal Quinn

The supermarket founder was also a Senator for 23 years.

# rip - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

The family that stood up to the Dundon gang: Steve Collins pays loving tribute to wife Carmel RIP

The family that stood up to the Dundon gang: Steve Collins pays loving tribute to wife Carmel

Their son Roy was murdered by the Dundon gang in 2009.

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

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

'The pain will never ease': Funeral of Lyra McKee takes place in Belfast

The 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry in the early hours of Good Friday.

# rip - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

From The42 Former Celtic captain and Lisbon Lion Billy McNeill has died aged 79 RIP

Former Celtic captain and Lisbon Lion Billy McNeill has died aged 79

Also an ex-manager at the club, McNeill skippered the Hoops to European Cup glory in 1967.

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