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# 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

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

# rip - Friday 1 May, 2020

Legendary drummer and afrobeat co-founder Tony Allen dies aged 79

Allen was the drummer and musical director of Fela Kuti’s band Africa ’70 in the 1960s and 1970s.

# rip - Thursday 30 April, 2020

From The42 Former England and Leeds defender Trevor Cherry dies aged 72 RIP

Former England and Leeds defender Trevor Cherry dies aged 72

Cherry earned 27 caps for England and captained the national side in his penultimate appearance.

# rip - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

From The42 Tributes paid after death of former Clare manager and chairman Noel Walsh RIP

Tributes paid after death of former Clare manager and chairman Noel Walsh

A county selector for 20 years, Walsh is hailed as ‘leading light in the county of Clare’.

Irrfan Khan: Slumdog Millionaire and Life of Pi actor dies at 53

The Bollywood star was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumour in 2018.

# rip - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

From The42 'I was going to ring him today': Souness pays emotional tribute to Michael Robinson RIP This post contains videos

'I was going to ring him today': Souness pays emotional tribute to Michael Robinson

The Liverpool and Ireland striker has died aged 61.

'Finding a voice, where they found a vision': Eavan Boland's powerful voice for women is remembered Poetry This post contains videos

# rip - Monday 27 April, 2020

'The foremost female poet of her generation': Eavan Boland has died aged 75

Boland published her first book of poetry in 1962 and went on to become a writer-in-residence at Trinity College Dublin and UCD.

# rip - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Tributes paid to Irish woman who died in Australia crash on Sunday

Rosanna Neff (33) was from Dublin and had been living in Australia prior to her death.

# rip - Friday 17 April, 2020

'May we always remember them': Tributes to healthcare workers who died from Covid-19

Jim Kenny and Catherine Hickey worked in St Luke’s Hospital in Kilkenny.

From The42 Leeds United and England legend Norman Hunter dies aged 76 RIP

Leeds United and England legend Norman Hunter dies aged 76

The World Cup-winning defender has passed away having been diagnosed with Covid-19.

# rip - Thursday 16 April, 2020

First Blood actor Brian Dennehy dies aged 81

Dennehy passed away from natural causes not related to coronavirus at his home yesterday evening.

From The42 Legendary WWE ring announcer Howard Finkel dies at 69 RIP

Legendary WWE ring announcer Howard Finkel dies at 69

The news of the wrestling personality’s death was confirmed by the company today.

# rip - Monday 13 April, 2020

From The42 Former Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson, 36, dies in car crash RIP

Former Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson, 36, dies in car crash

Russell Wilson is among those paying tribute to Jackson, who passed away last night in Alabama.

From The42 Colourful 'Peacock of the Fairways' Doug Sanders dies at 86 RIP

Colourful 'Peacock of the Fairways' Doug Sanders dies at 86

He famously missed a three-foot putt to win the Open.

# rip - Sunday 12 April, 2020

From The42 Chelsea great Peter Bonetti dies after long illness RIP

Chelsea great Peter Bonetti dies after long illness

He was also picked by England for the 1966 and 1970 World Cup squads.

From The42 British F1 legend Stirling Moss dies aged 90 following long illness RIP

British F1 legend Stirling Moss dies aged 90 following long illness

Moss died peacefully at his London home, his wife said.

# rip - Thursday 9 April, 2020

From The42 Namajunas withdraws from UFC 249 after death of two family members following coronavirus RIP

Namajunas withdraws from UFC 249 after death of two family members following coronavirus

The former strawweight champion was due to face Jessica Andrade in the controversial card’s co-main event on 18 April.

'Ireland lost one of our greatest champions of children': Tributes paid to advocate Norah Gibbons

Gibbons was involved in several projects to protect the rights of children and vulnerable groups.

# rip - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Linda Tripp, whose taped conversations with Lewinsky led to Clinton impeachment, dies aged 70

Her death was confined by attorney Joseph Murtha.

From The42 Offaly GAA pay tribute after passing of coach who guided them to All-Ireland football final RIP

Offaly GAA pay tribute after passing of coach who guided them to All-Ireland football final

Fr Tom Scully coached Offaly in the decider against Kerry in 1969.

Legendary musician John Prine dies aged 73 due to coronavirus complications

Contemporaries of Prine said his abilities stood alongside the likes of Neil Young and John Lennon.

# rip - Monday 6 April, 2020

From The42 Dolors Sala Carrio, mother of Pep Guardiola, dies aged 82 after contracting coronavirus RIP

Dolors Sala Carrio, mother of Pep Guardiola, dies aged 82 after contracting coronavirus

Spain has suffered one of the worst outbreaks of the virus in Europe.

# rip - Friday 3 April, 2020

Bill Withers, Lean On Me and Ain’t No Sunshine singer, dies aged 81

Withers’ family said he died on Monday from heart complications.

# rip - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Eddie Large, star of comedy double act 'Little and Large', dies after contracting coronavirus

The comedy star was in hospital being treated for heart failure.

# rip - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

From The42 Louth GAA pay tribute after passing of All-Ireland winner from their last Sam Maguire success RIP

Louth GAA pay tribute after passing of All-Ireland winner from their last Sam Maguire success

Alfie Monk was part of the squad that defeated Cork in the 1957 decider.

# rip - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

From The42 Niall Quinn pays tribute to long-serving Arsenal scout who spotted legendary Irish Gunners RIP

Niall Quinn pays tribute to long-serving Arsenal scout who spotted legendary Irish Gunners

Bill Darby, who worked for North London club for over 40 years and is associated with Liam Brady, Dave O’Leary and Frank Stapleton, passed away over the weekend.

# rip - Saturday 28 March, 2020

From The42 Former Roscommon footballer Conor Connelly passes away aged 44 RIP

Former Roscommon footballer Conor Connelly passes away aged 44

A scorer for the Rossies during their 2001 Connacht final triumph against Mayo, Connelly leaves behind his wife and three children.

# rip - Thursday 26 March, 2020

From The42 Former Irish Open champion John O'Leary dies aged 70 RIP

Former Irish Open champion John O'Leary dies aged 70

The Dublin native passed away after an illness.

# rip - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Motorcyclist (30s) dies in Waterford crash

The incident happened today at 11.40am.

# rip - Saturday 21 March, 2020

From The42 Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz dies after contracting coronavirus RIP

Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz dies after contracting coronavirus

The Spaniard oversaw two European Cup triumphs during his five years in charge of Los Blancos.

'I will always love you': Dolly Parton leads tributes to Kenny Rogers who died aged 81

Rogers’ family is planning a small private service “out of concern for the national Covid-19 emergency.”

# rip - Thursday 19 March, 2020

From The42 Ex-Cardiff City and Aston Villa midfielder Peter Whittingham dies aged 35 RIP

Ex-Cardiff City and Aston Villa midfielder Peter Whittingham dies aged 35

His former club announced the tragic news this afternoon.

# rip - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

From The42 Roger Mayweather dies aged 58 RIP

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58

He was a former world champion in addition to being the uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather.

From The42 Another Dublin camogie great and nine-time All-Ireland champion has died RIP

Another Dublin camogie great and nine-time All-Ireland champion has died

Betty ‘Gerry’ Hughes was a star player in the golden era of Dublin camogie.

# rip - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death

Joan Lawrie died ‘peacefully’ in hospital on Tuesday, her daughter-in-law Nichola Corner confirmed in a social media post.