Tipperary deaths and funerals - Wednesday, September 26, 2018




The late Bartholomew Joseph (B.J.) Hickey
The death has occurred of Bartholomew Joseph (B.J.) Hickey late of Cashel, Tipperary/ Abbeyfield, Kilcock, Kildare. Loving husband of Marie, dear father of Brian and Denise, grandfather of Donovan. Sadly missed by his family, brother Conor, niece Vera, her husband Pat, and children Sadbh, Eve and Sean, extended family, friends and neighbours. Reposing at his home on Wednesday from 5pm to 9pm. Removal on Thursday morning to St. Coca's Church, Kilcock, arriving for funeral mass at 12pm, followed by burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery. House private on Thursday please. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to St. Francis Hospice, Blanchardstown.

The late Patrick Mackessy
The death has occurred of Patrick (Pa) Mackessy late of Tipperary Town/Ballylanders, Limerick. Predeceased by his father John and mother Joan (née Coskeran). Deeply regretted by his loving wife Lizzie (née Quinlan), daughter Helen, sons Richard and Johnny, grandchildren Tilly, Zoe, Darragh and Jamie, sisters Mary, Eileen and Bridie, brothers Tom and Johnny, sister-in-law Mary McGrath, Anglesborough, extended family, cousins, nephews, nieces, friends in Tipperary Town and London. Reposing at Fraser's Funeral Home, Galbally, County Limerick, on Saturday from 6pm to 7.30pm. Funeral arriving at Galbally Church at 8pm. Requiem mass on Sunday at 11.30am. Burial afterwards in Ballylanders Cemetery.

The late Mary Collins
The death has occurred of Mary Collins (née O'Connor) late of 12 Moyne Road, Thurles / Roscrea. After a short illness. Predeceased by her husband Dan (Garda Siochana). Deeply regretted by her sons Patrick and Donal, daughters Olive and Anne, grandchildren Odhran, Katie and Ciara, brother Tony, daughter in law Louise, son in law Karl Mc Mahon, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, cousins,neighbours and many good friends. Reposing from her residence on Thursday 27th September from 4pm to 7pm. Arriving at the Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles, at 8pm. Requiem Mass on Friday 28th at 11am. Burial afterwards in St Patrick's Cemetery, Thurles.

The late Kay O'Meara
The death has occurred of Kay O'Meara (née Hogan) late of Ballygemmane, Thurles, Tipperary. Predeceased by her husband John and daughter Annastatia. Deeply regretted by her loving family Paul, Marie (Barrett), Mark, Alan and Catherine (Clancy), grandchildren, daughters-in-law, sons-in-law, sisters Ann and Mary, brothers Edward and David, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Reposing this Wednesday at Kennedys Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Thurles, from 5pm to 8pm to arrive at the Cathedral of the Assumption at 8.30pm. Funeral mass on Thursday at 11am, followed by burial in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to Milford Hospice.

The late Liam Ryan

The death has occurred of Liam (William) Ryan late of Loughmore, Tipperary / Árd Na Lí, Oakpark, Tralee, Kerry. Beloved husband of Teresa (Terry) and dear father of Fr. Fergal, Fáinche and Dearbhla. Sadly missed by his loving family, sister Peg (Gleeson) son-in-law Dan, granddaughter Isabel, nephews, nieces, relatives and many friends. Reposing at The Gleasure Funeral Home, Tralee, on Wednesday from 4.15pm to 6.15pm. Removal at 6.15pm to St. John’s Church. Requiem mass on Thursday at 12 noon. Interment afterwards in Rath Cemetery.