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# rip - Friday 9 April, 2021

Warm tributes paid at funeral of woman who lost her sons and husband in Kanturk murder suicide
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Warm tributes paid at funeral of woman who lost her sons and husband in Kanturk murder suicide

Apr 9th 2021, 4:09 PM 36,399 Views 0 Comments

Anne O’Sullivan, 60, died on Wednesday, it’s understood she had a terminal illness.

Britain’s Prince Philip has died aged 99
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# RIP

Britain’s Prince Philip has died aged 99

Apr 9th 2021, 12:06 PM 141,791 Views 201 Comments
  • The Duke of Edinburgh passed away this morning at Windsor Castle.
  • Queen Elizabeth II regarded him as the "strength" behind the throne.
  • UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson led tributes at Downing Street this afternoon.

# rip - Thursday 8 April, 2021

Former NFL player kills five people before dying by suicide
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Former NFL player kills five people before dying by suicide

Apr 8th 2021, 11:30 PM 13,025 Views 9 Comments

Authorities said that former San Francisco 49ers player cornerback Phillip Adams fatally shot the five victims.

# rip - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Woman who lost sons and husband in Kanturk murder suicide passes away
# Anne O'Sullivan
# Anne O'Sullivan

Woman who lost sons and husband in Kanturk murder suicide passes away

Apr 7th 2021, 1:21 PM 110,595 Views 29 Comments

Ms O’Sullivan passed following a long battle with an undisclosed terminal illness.

# rip - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Fundraiser launched to support family of Drumcondra shopkeeper who died suddenly at weekend
# Condolences
# Condolences

Fundraiser launched to support family of Drumcondra shopkeeper who died suddenly at weekend

Apr 6th 2021, 7:17 PM 49,072 Views 31 Comments

Akram Hussein, who is described as a “dear friend to all of Lower Drumcondra”, passed away on Sunday.

'One of the greatest footballers of all time' - tributes paid after death of Leitrim GAA legend
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# Packy McGarty

'One of the greatest footballers of all time' - tributes paid after death of Leitrim GAA legend

Apr 6th 2021, 6:23 PM 7,320 Views 1 Comment

Packy McGarty is widely regarded as the best player ever from the county.

# rip - Monday 5 April, 2021

President leads tributes to 'captivating' soprano Veronica Dunne who has died aged 93
# Music
# Music

President leads tributes to 'captivating' soprano Veronica Dunne who has died aged 93

Apr 5th 2021, 7:48 PM 24,697 Views 9 Comments

Dr Dunne also trained some of Ireland’s best known classical singers.

# rip - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Former Arsenal Fan TV favourite passes away
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Former Arsenal Fan TV favourite passes away

Mar 30th 2021, 12:35 PM 12,483 Views 5 Comments

Claude Callegari died aged 58.

# rip - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Arrested Development star Jessica Walter dies aged 80
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# RIP

Arrested Development star Jessica Walter dies aged 80

Mar 25th 2021, 9:35 PM 31,317 Views 15 Comments

She played Lucille Bluth on the show for five seasons.

# rip - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

'He was a true gem': The Goldbergs star George Segal dies aged 87
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'He was a true gem': The Goldbergs star George Segal dies aged 87

Mar 24th 2021, 9:17 AM 29,357 Views 10 Comments

The Oscar-nominated actor’s death was announced by his wife.

# rip - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Former England striker Frank Worthington dies aged 72 after long illness
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Former England striker Frank Worthington dies aged 72 after long illness

Mar 23rd 2021, 9:36 AM 6,663 Views 11 Comments

Worthington played his club football with Huddersfield, Leicester and Bolton.

# rip - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Ex-Top Gear host Sabine Schmitz dies aged 51
# Queen Of The Nurburgring
# Queen Of The Nurburgring

Ex-Top Gear host Sabine Schmitz dies aged 51

Mar 17th 2021, 3:41 PM 81,101 Views 38 Comments

Schmitz revealed last year that she had been dealing with a rare form of cancer since 2017.

‘Queen of the Nurburgring’ and ex-Top Gear host Sabine Schmitz dies aged 51
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‘Queen of the Nurburgring’ and ex-Top Gear host Sabine Schmitz dies aged 51

Mar 17th 2021, 11:24 AM 11,926 Views 4 Comments

The Top Gear presenter revealed last year that she had been dealing with a rare form of cancer since 2017.

# rip - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Actor Yaphet Kotto - who starred in Bond film Live And Let Die and Alien - dies aged 81
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# RIP

Actor Yaphet Kotto - who starred in Bond film Live And Let Die and Alien - dies aged 81

Mar 16th 2021, 3:31 PM 12,877 Views 15 Comments

Kotto starred in a number of films throughout the decades and famously turned down the lead role in Star Trek: The Next Generation.

# rip - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Middleweight boxing great Marvin Hagler dies at 66
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Middleweight boxing great Marvin Hagler dies at 66

Mar 14th 2021, 9:07 AM 6,594 Views 11 Comments

“Marvelous” Marvin Hagler fought from 1973 to 1987 and delivered some of the epic bouts in a golden era of the sport.

# rip - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Legendary Formula One commentator Murray Walker dies aged 97
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Legendary Formula One commentator Murray Walker dies aged 97

Mar 13th 2021, 6:55 PM 34,495 Views 72 Comments

His broadcasting career spanned over half a century before his retirement in 2001.

# rip - Monday 8 March, 2021

Tributes paid after the passing of Tyrone All-Ireland winning football trainer
# Fergal McCann
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# Fergal McCann

Tributes paid after the passing of Tyrone All-Ireland winning football trainer

Mar 8th 2021, 10:00 PM 11,548 Views 2 Comments

Fergal McCann was a coach and trainer of the Tyrone senior football side, helping them to All-Ireland glory in 2005 and 2008..

# rip - Saturday 6 March, 2021

Tributes paid after two-time Tipperary All-Ireland senior hurling winner passes away
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Tributes paid after two-time Tipperary All-Ireland senior hurling winner passes away

Mar 6th 2021, 3:43 PM 39,732 Views 1 Comment

Tom McLoughney started in Tipperary’s Liam MacCarthy Cup victores in 1961 and 1962.

# rip - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Funeral takes place for two brothers killed in murder-suicide
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Funeral takes place for two brothers killed in murder-suicide

Mar 4th 2021, 3:58 PM 39,792 Views 12 Comments

Willie, 66, and Paddy Hennessy, 60, are believed to have been killed by their younger brother Johnny, 59.

# rip - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Former West Ham manager Glenn Roeder dies aged 65
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Former West Ham manager Glenn Roeder dies aged 65

Feb 28th 2021, 6:20 PM 10,749 Views 4 Comments

Roeder pased away following a long battle with a brain tumour.

Johnny Briggs – Coronation Street’s Mike Baldwin – dies aged 85
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# RIP

Johnny Briggs – Coronation Street’s Mike Baldwin – dies aged 85

Feb 28th 2021, 1:11 PM 44,199 Views 22 Comments

A statement from his family said Briggs died peacefully after a long illness.

President leads tributes to 'giant of broadcasting' Mike Burns
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# RIP

President leads tributes to 'giant of broadcasting' Mike Burns

Feb 28th 2021, 11:08 AM 22,240 Views 1 Comment

Mr Burns spent the majority of his career at RTÉ becoming head of news and later London Editor.

# rip - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Tributes for Irish goalkeeping coach Des McAleenan who has died aged 53
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Tributes for Irish goalkeeping coach Des McAleenan who has died aged 53

Feb 27th 2021, 12:45 PM 21,730 Views 6 Comments

The Dubliner was on the staff of the Colombian national team.

# rip - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Tributes paid after father of Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker dies in Brazil
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Tributes paid after father of Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker dies in Brazil

Feb 25th 2021, 9:20 AM 10,190 Views 8 Comments

Reports in Brazil say that 57-year-old Jose Agostinho Becker drowned after going for a swim on his property in Lavras do Sul.

# rip - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Tributes paid after the passing of Tom Foley, trainer of the legendary Danoli
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Tributes paid after the passing of Tom Foley, trainer of the legendary Danoli

Feb 24th 2021, 9:14 PM 6,079 Views 1 Comment

Foley trained the popular winner at Cheltenham in 1994.

Former Ireland international Gary Halpin passes away age 55
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Former Ireland international Gary Halpin passes away age 55

Feb 24th 2021, 11:56 AM 66,870 Views 14 Comments

The prop represented Ireland at two Rugby World Cups.

# rip - Friday 19 February, 2021

Dr Emer Holohan, wife of Chief Medical Officer, dies following long illness
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Dr Emer Holohan, wife of Chief Medical Officer, dies following long illness

Feb 19th 2021, 7:01 PM 222,970 Views 75 Comments

She had been receiving palliative care since last year.

# rip - Thursday 18 February, 2021

'The best of the best' - Limerick GAA pay tribute to key behind-the-scenes figure in All-Ireland wins
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'The best of the best' - Limerick GAA pay tribute to key behind-the-scenes figure in All-Ireland wins

Feb 18th 2021, 8:55 PM 11,137 Views 3 Comments

Physiotherapist Mark Van Drumpt passed away following an illness.

# rip - Monday 15 February, 2021

Former NFL star Vincent Jackson found dead aged 38
# Awful News
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# Awful News

Former NFL star Vincent Jackson found dead aged 38

Feb 15th 2021, 11:00 PM 14,431 Views 1 Comment

Jackson played wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and San Diego chargers.

Argentina World Cup winner dies of heart attack after contracting Covid-19
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Argentina World Cup winner dies of heart attack after contracting Covid-19

Feb 15th 2021, 9:19 PM 17,196 Views 1 Comment

Leopoldo Luque has died at the age of 71.

# rip - Sunday 14 February, 2021

Two-time UK champion Doug Mountjoy dies aged 78
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Two-time UK champion Doug Mountjoy dies aged 78

Feb 14th 2021, 10:25 PM 5,859 Views 1 Comment

The Welshman won the UK Championship in 1978 and 1988.

Argentina’s former president Carlos Menem dies aged 90
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Argentina’s former president Carlos Menem dies aged 90

Feb 14th 2021, 5:01 PM 15,639 Views 8 Comments

His rule was marked by economic stability and a rapprochement with the US.

Facing The Master: The brilliance of Eamonn Ryan - by those who tried to beat him
# Legend
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# Legend

Facing The Master: The brilliance of Eamonn Ryan - by those who tried to beat him

Feb 14th 2021, 8:00 AM 21,963 Views 3 Comments

An insight into coming up against the legendary Cork coach on the one-month anniversary of his death.

# rip - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Coronavirus restrictions prevent Jurgen Klopp from attending mother’s funeral
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Coronavirus restrictions prevent Jurgen Klopp from attending mother’s funeral

Feb 10th 2021, 1:50 PM 10,095 Views 11 Comments

The Liverpool boss paid an emotional tribute to his mother Elisabeth following her death at the age of 81.

Tributes paid after former Cork captain and All-Ireland club winner passes away
# Christy Ryan
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# Christy Ryan

Tributes paid after former Cork captain and All-Ireland club winner passes away

Feb 10th 2021, 11:40 AM 13,773 Views 2 Comments

The dual player captained Cork to Munster senior glory in 1983 and won four All-Ireland titles with St Finbarr’s.

# rip - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Pilot in Kobe Bryant crash was likely disoriented: investigator
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# Finding

Pilot in Kobe Bryant crash was likely disoriented: investigator

Feb 9th 2021, 6:54 PM 4,817 Views 1 Comment

The accident resulted in the deaths of the NBA legend, his daughter and six other passengers.

Abbey Theatre actress and Fr Ted star Rynagh O'Grady dies
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Abbey Theatre actress and Fr Ted star Rynagh O'Grady dies

Feb 9th 2021, 2:41 PM 55,678 Views 21 Comments

O’Grady first appeared on the stage of Ireland’s National Theatre in 1969.

The Supremes singer and co-founder Mary Wilson has died aged 76
# Motown
# Motown

The Supremes singer and co-founder Mary Wilson has died aged 76

Feb 9th 2021, 9:10 AM 21,808 Views 10 Comments

The Supremes struck success in the late sixties with hits like Stop! In the Name of Love and Baby Love.

# rip - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks dies at 67
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Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks dies at 67

Feb 7th 2021, 9:24 AM 6,349 Views 6 Comments

The Olympic gold medal winner was among the few to defeat Muhammad Ali in a title bout.

# rip - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Tributes paid at funeral of teenage boy killed in Dublin last month
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# Dublin

Tributes paid at funeral of teenage boy killed in Dublin last month

Feb 6th 2021, 11:11 AM 65,157 Views 0 Comments

The funeral heard of a talented young man who would have frequently have his peers “in stitches laughing”.