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# rip - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Veteran US comedian, director and actor Carl Reiner dies aged 98 RIP

Veteran US comedian, director and actor Carl Reiner dies aged 98

Reiner had a storied career and his son Rob also went on to great things in Hollywood.

# rip - Monday 29 June, 2020

'I always told him he would change the world': Family lead tributes to 14-year-old Noah Donohoe

On Saturday, police said that a body found in north Belfast is believed to be his.

# rip - Friday 26 June, 2020

From The42 Former Ireland international and Arsenal assistant manager Theo Foley dies aged 83 RIP

Former Ireland international and Arsenal assistant manager Theo Foley dies aged 83

The Dubliner earned nine caps for his country.

# rip - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

'A peacemaker and a rock of sense': TDs pay Dáil tribute and hold minute's silence for Garda Colm Horkan

“He never let us down, the people he had sworn to serve,” the Taoiseach told the Dáil today.

# rip - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

From The42 Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34 RIP

Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34

The 2009 Aintree hero had returned from retirement last year.

# rip - Monday 22 June, 2020

Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80 RIP

Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80

The filmmaker died after a year-long battle with cancer, US media reports.

From The42 Michael Kennedy, who represented host of Irish footballers, dies RIP

Michael Kennedy, who represented host of Irish footballers, dies

Eamon Dunphy referred to Kennedy as Roy Keane’s ‘lawyer, solicitor, friend, mentor’.

# rip - Saturday 20 June, 2020

From The42 European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen dies at 74 RIP

European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen dies at 74

He died in Oslo three months after suffering a stroke at his home on 15 March.

# rip - Friday 19 June, 2020

Funeral details for Detective Garda Colm Horkan announced

The Mayo man will be buried in his hometown on Charlestown on Sunday.

Lord Of The Rings and Chariots Of Fire star Ian Holm dies aged 88 RIP

Lord Of The Rings and Chariots Of Fire star Ian Holm dies aged 88

The actor died peacefully in hospital.

'A garda's garda, and a proper gentleman': Investigations continue into shooting of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Investigations continue into the killing of Garda Horkan, who was shot dead in the early hours of Thursday morning.

# rip - Thursday 18 June, 2020

'A genuine icon': Tributes paid to singer Dame Vera Lynn RIP

'A genuine icon': Tributes paid to singer Dame Vera Lynn

The death of 103-year-old Dame Vera was announced by her family earlier today.

From The42 'An incredibly loved and respected man' - GAA community pays tribute to Mayo's Colm Horkan RIP

'An incredibly loved and respected man' - GAA community pays tribute to Mayo's Colm Horkan

Detective Garda Colm Horkan was a member of the Charlestown Sarsfields club.

'As Irish as an American can be': Former US Ambassador to Ireland Jean Kennedy Smith dies aged 92 RIP

'As Irish as an American can be': Former US Ambassador to Ireland Jean Kennedy Smith dies aged 92

Ms Smith was the last-surviving child of Joseph P. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald.

Parish priest: Colleagues of Detective Colm Horkan prayed around him after he died

Detective Garda Colm Horkan was shot dead in the early hours of this morning.

'An attack upon society': Garda Commissioner appeals for information on shooting of Colm Horkan

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris was speaking in Castlerea today.

Garda Commissioner names officer who was shot last night as Detective Garda Colm Horkan RIP

Garda Commissioner names officer who was shot last night as Detective Garda Colm Horkan

The Garda member was shot last night while on duty in Castlerea, Co Roscommon.

# rip - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

From The42 Former snooker star Willie Thorne dies aged 66 RIP

Former snooker star Willie Thorne dies aged 66

It was announced he was battling leukaemia in March.

# rip - Monday 8 June, 2020

From The42 Former Republic of Ireland and Man United defender Tony Dunne dies aged 78 RIP

Former Republic of Ireland and Man United defender Tony Dunne dies aged 78

The Dubliner was part of Sir Matt Busby’s side who captured the 1968 European Cup.

# rip - Sunday 7 June, 2020

From The42 'A gentleman' - Tributes paid after death of ex-Kilkenny hurler Lester Ryan (61) RIP

'A gentleman' - Tributes paid after death of ex-Kilkenny hurler Lester Ryan (61)

The Clara man died as a result of a road traffic accident on Saturday.

# rip - Saturday 6 June, 2020

From The42 'He lived the best life he could, he smiled every day and enjoyed everything. I take that into my life' Opening Up

'He lived the best life he could, he smiled every day and enjoyed everything. I take that into my life'

Death, grief, joy, elation: Leanne Kiernan has had to overcome a lot on her journey so far. Having recently turned 21, the Ireland and West Ham star reflects on her remarkable rise.

# rip - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

From The42 Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso mourning the death of his sister aged 37 RIP

Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso mourning the death of his sister aged 37

Francesca Gattuso, who worked as a secretary at AC Milan, passed away after four months in hospital.

# rip - Sunday 31 May, 2020

Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76 RIP

Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76

The narrator and actor died suddenly while at home with his wife yesterday, his agent said.

# rip - Friday 29 May, 2020

'Ireland’s answer to Elvis': Tributes paid to singer Brendan Bowyer who has died aged 81 RIP

'Ireland’s answer to Elvis': Tributes paid to singer Brendan Bowyer who has died aged 81

Bowyer died at his home in Las Vegas yesterday evening.

# rip - Thursday 28 May, 2020

From The42 Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79 RIP

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, died after a four-week battle against coronavirus.

# rip - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'A giant of a man': Influential Aids campaigner and playwright Larry Kramer dies aged 84

Kramer’s husband confirmed that he died from died from pneumonia.

# rip - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia

Three men aged 18, 20 and 22 have been arrested and charged with 19-year-old Cian English’s murder.

# rip - Friday 22 May, 2020

From The42 Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78 RIP

Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78

Jerry Sloan, who guided the Utah Jazz for 23 seasons, also featured on The Last Dance documentary.

# rip - Thursday 21 May, 2020

From The42 Down GAA mourn passing of legendary All-Ireland winning player and coach Giant

Down GAA mourn passing of legendary All-Ireland winning player and coach

John Murphy scored a goal in Down’s All-Ireland final win over Kerry in 1968.

# rip - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

From The42 Tributes paid after sudden death of former Mayo minor footballer RIP

Tributes paid after sudden death of former Mayo minor footballer

Darragh Sloyan, 35, represented Mayo through the underage grades during his career.

# rip - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Tributes paid to filmmaker Lynn Shelton who has died aged 54

Friends said her ‘creative energy and infectious spirit were unrivalled’.

# rip - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'We'll miss him forever': Comic actor Fred Willard dies aged 86

Willard was a four-time Emmy nominee.

# rip - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

From The42 'My hero, my idol' - Tributes paid after Shane Duffy's father dies aged 53 RIP

'My hero, my idol' - Tributes paid after Shane Duffy's father dies aged 53

Brian Duffy, who was well-known among Ireland supporters, passed away at his home on Monday.

# rip - Monday 11 May, 2020

From The42 Atalanta youth midfielder dies aged 19 after suffering aneurysm RIP

Atalanta youth midfielder dies aged 19 after suffering aneurysm

Andrea Rinadli fell ill while training at his home on Friday, and passed away earlier today.

Jerry Stiller, star of Seinfeld and King of Queens, dies aged 92 RIP

Jerry Stiller, star of Seinfeld and King of Queens, dies aged 92

He died of natural causes, his son Ben Stiller confirmed today.

# rip - Saturday 9 May, 2020

From The42 Leeds give Hunter poignant send off at Elland Road as legend's funeral is held Fitting This post contains videos

Leeds give Hunter poignant send off at Elland Road as legend's funeral is held

A member of England’s 1966 World Cup-winning squad, the 76-year-old passed away last month.

Rock 'n' roll great Little Richard dies aged 87 RIP This post contains videos

Rock 'n' roll great Little Richard dies aged 87

Citing the musician’s son, Rolling Stone magazine said the cause of death was unknown.

# rip - Friday 8 May, 2020

'She will be dearly missed': Gogglebox star June Bernicoff dies aged 82

The news was confirmed by the show’s producer this evening.

# rip - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider dies aged 73

He had set up the band with co-founder Ralf Hutter in 1970.

# rip - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Sam Lloyd - the actor who played Ted in Scrubs - has died aged 56 RIP

Sam Lloyd - the actor who played Ted in Scrubs - has died aged 56

Scrubs co-star Zach Braff was among those paying tribute.

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