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Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 12 December, 2018

#RIP

# rip - Monday 10 December, 2018

Tributes paid as 'Australian icon' Roger the Kangaroo dies aged 12

The bulky beast was famous for his ability to crush metal buckets with his huge paws.

# rip - Friday 7 December, 2018

From The42 Tributes paid after 3-time Kerry All-Ireland football winner passes away RIP

Tributes paid after 3-time Kerry All-Ireland football winner passes away

Jerome O’Shea featured for Kerry in victories in the 1950s.

# rip - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81 RIP

Dónall Farmer - who played Fr Tim Devereux on Glenroe - dies aged 81

Dónall is survived by his wife Eileen and children Orla, Catherine and Dónall.

'He was so kind, we can't believe it': Tributes paid to Irish lecturer stabbed to death in Paris

The 66 year-old was killed at around 12:00pm yesterday outside the Pôle Universitaire Léonard de Vinci.

# rip - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Show of unity in divided Washington at state funeral of George HW Bush RIP

Show of unity in divided Washington at state funeral of George HW Bush

An Irish tenor sang at Washington National Cathedral today.

# rip - Saturday 1 December, 2018

From The42 'We do things differently': Watford fans unfurl banner in memory of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Tribute

'We do things differently': Watford fans unfurl banner in memory of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

The Leicester owner died after his helicopter crashed outside the King Power Stadium in October.

'We have lost a great American': Michael D Higgins, former US presidents pay tributes to George H.W. Bush

The 41st US President died on Friday at the age of 94.

Former US President George H.W. Bush dies aged 94 RIP

Former US President George H.W. Bush dies aged 94

The 41st President helped steer America through the end of the Cold War.

# rip - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

'Rebel' RAF veteran and Twitter phenomenon Harry Leslie Smith dies aged 95

The veteran’s illness was documented by his son after Smith gathered a huge following on Twitter.

# rip - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

SpongeBob SquarePants creator dies aged 57

Stephen Hillenburg passed away yesterday of Lou Gehrig’s disease.

# rip - Monday 26 November, 2018

Man appears before South African court charged with murder of Irish charity worker

John Curran was killed earlier this month.

# rip - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Elderly couple found dead at house outside Kilkenny city

Early indications suggest no foul play was involved in the couple’s deaths.

# rip - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

'She was much loved': RTÉ Radio One presenter Sandy Harsch dies aged 76

Since 1996, she had presented Country Time on RTÉ Radio One.

From The42 The GAA will honour Bloody Sunday victim tomorrow at Glasnevin Cemetery Time To Remember

The GAA will honour Bloody Sunday victim tomorrow at Glasnevin Cemetery

Tomorrow is the 98th anniversary of the atrocity.

'It was devastating': Republic of Ireland players lead tributes to 30 year-old fan who died in Denmark

The 30 year-old tragically died yesterday morning after falling into the water at Copenhagen Harbour.

# rip - Sunday 18 November, 2018

From The42 Legendary Kerry broadcaster Weeshie Fogarty passes away aged 77 RIP

Legendary Kerry broadcaster Weeshie Fogarty passes away aged 77

His club Killarney Legion confirmed the news this morning.

# rip - Friday 16 November, 2018

'A screenwriting god': Tributes paid to William Goldman, author of The Princess Bride RIP

'A screenwriting god': Tributes paid to William Goldman, author of The Princess Bride

The Washington Post reported that he died at his home in New York.

De Dannan co-founder and famed bouzouki player Alec Finn dies aged 74 RIP This post contains videos

De Dannan co-founder and famed bouzouki player Alec Finn dies aged 74

The musician was born in England before making Galway his home.

# rip - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Showband singer Sonny Knowles has died aged 86 RIP

Showband singer Sonny Knowles has died aged 86

Fans and friends have been paying tribute to the singer this afternoon.

# rip - Monday 12 November, 2018

Legendary comic books writer Stan Lee dies aged 95

Lee had cameos in all of the Marvel movies.

From The42 Tributes paid after the death of former Louth boss who won senior titles in 5 different counties RIP

Tributes paid after the death of former Louth boss who won senior titles in 5 different counties

Paddy Clarke managed the Wee County between 1997 and 2001.

# rip - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Man (50s) dies after road crash in Galway

He was hit by a car yesterday evening.

# rip - Thursday 8 November, 2018

President Higgins leads tributes to musician and composer Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin RIP

President Higgins leads tributes to musician and composer Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin

Ó Súilleabháin was chair and founding director of the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance.

# rip - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

From The42 'Very proud to manage a great group of men in Clonkill... I hope we did Enda and his family proud' Emotional Night

'Very proud to manage a great group of men in Clonkill... I hope we did Enda and his family proud'

It was a tough night for the Westmeath club after the untimely death of three-year-old Annabel Loughlin.

# rip - Monday 5 November, 2018

From The42 'I saw it all happen' - Helicopter tragedy will haunt Schmeichel forever Traumatised

'I saw it all happen' - Helicopter tragedy will haunt Schmeichel forever

The Leicester City goalkeeper waved owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and the other passengers off moments before the fatal crash.

# rip - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Leicester City players arrive in Bangkok to pay final respects to club chairman RIP

Leicester City players arrive in Bangkok to pay final respects to club chairman

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was one of five people to die in a helicopter crash last weekend.

'Extremely sad news': Tributes paid after former British Cabinet secretary dies from cancer

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn have led the tributes to Sir Jeremy Heywood.

# rip - Saturday 3 November, 2018

From The42 Limerick legend: Three-time All-Star hurler Leonard Enright dies aged 65 RIP

Limerick legend: Three-time All-Star hurler Leonard Enright dies aged 65

The Patrickswell man’s induction into the GAA Hall of Fame was marked last night at the All-Star awards.

# rip - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Ireland's entertainment world comes out for funeral of Electric Picnic founder John Reynolds RIP This post contains images

Ireland's entertainment world comes out for funeral of Electric Picnic founder John Reynolds

The 52 year-old was found dead at his home last week.

# rip - Monday 29 October, 2018

From The42 'I have never known an owner so popular' - Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill pays tribute Foxes

'I have never known an owner so popular' - Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill pays tribute

The Ireland manager paid tribute to late Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who tragically passed away over the weekend.

# rip - Sunday 28 October, 2018

From The42 Leicester's Thai boss killed in helicopter crash RIP

Leicester's Thai boss killed in helicopter crash

A stream of fans already fearing the worst had laid out flowers, football scarves and Buddhist prayers in tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

# rip - Saturday 27 October, 2018

How John Reynolds changed the club and festival scenes - and Ireland along the way RIP

How John Reynolds changed the club and festival scenes - and Ireland along the way

The death of the promoter has sent a wave of shock through the Irish music and festival scenes.

# rip - Friday 26 October, 2018

'A visionary', 'Inspirational': Tributes paid to well-known music promoter John Reynolds RIP

'A visionary', 'Inspirational': Tributes paid to well-known music promoter John Reynolds

“Ireland is less today for his passing,” Leo Varadkar said.

# rip - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Tributes paid to former TD and 'gentle giant' Seymour Crawford who has died aged 74 RIP

Tributes paid to former TD and 'gentle giant' Seymour Crawford who has died aged 74

Crawford served on Monaghan County Council and as a TD for Cavan-Monaghan for almost 20 years.

# rip - Monday 15 October, 2018

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of cancer aged 65 RIP

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of cancer aged 65

The billionaire founded the software giant with Bill Gates in the 1970s.

From The42 Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67 RIP

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67

The broadcaster covered four World Cups throughout his career but is most fondly remembered as the man charged with covering Serie A for Channel 4.

# rip - Thursday 11 October, 2018

From The42 Former Aston Villa owner Doug Ellis dies aged 94 RIP

Former Aston Villa owner Doug Ellis dies aged 94

The former Villa chairman enjoyed two stints in charge of the club.

# rip - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'A star that inspires us': Community gathers to send Emma Mhic Mhathúna on her final journey

The first of two funeral masses took place at Seipeal na Carraige, Baile na nGall this morning.

# rip - Monday 8 October, 2018

'She was a real lioness as a mother': Friends and neighbours remember Emma Mhic Mhathúna

Emma died yesterday – just five months after being told that her cancer was terminal.

# rip - Sunday 7 October, 2018

'We will miss her beyond words': Cervical Check campaigner Emma Mhic Mhathúna dies aged 37

She was one of the women at the centre of the Cervical Check scandal.

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