Tipperary Obituaries – December 7th

The death has occurred of Christy Bracken
Collins Park, Thurles,  Tipperary / Ballacolla, Laois

Christy Bracken, Collins Park, Thurles and formerly  Gurteen, Ballacola, Co. Laois passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, in the excellent care of nurses and staff at Fennor Hill Care Facility. Deeply regretted by his family, his ex-colleagues at ESB, neighbours, and a wide circle of friends especially his friends at social dancing and the vintage club.

A private family funeral has taken place. Christy’s family would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their understanding and support at this difficult time.

May he rest in Peace. 


The death has occurred of Billy Burke
Castleiney, Templemore,  Tipperary

Billy Burke, Gurteen, Castleiney, Templemore, Co. Tipperary, 6th of December 2021, peacefully in the loving care of the Doctors, Nurses and Staff of Nenagh General Hospital.

Deeply regretted by his devoted wife Helen, daughters Claire, Sinead and Alice, sons Michael, Liam, Declan and Noel, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sons in law, daughters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives, and many friends.

May He rest in peace

Reposing in Grey’s Funeral Home, Templemore this Tuesday evening from 5 pm to 8 pm. Requiem Mass in St. John The Baptist Church, Castleiney on Wednesday at 12 noon. Interment in the Ragg Cemetery afterwards. Messages of condolence can be left at www.ejgrey.com. House strictly private, please.
Billy’s requiem mass may be viewed on www.premieravproductions.com/player


The death has occurred of Sr. Monica Daly of St. Marie Madeleine Postel
Mt. Carmel Nursing Home, Roscrea,  Tipperary / Limerick

And formerly of Castletown, Co. Limerick.
Peacefully in the care of the staff of Mt. Carmel Nursing Home, Roscrea.
Predeceased by her parents John and Annie, brothers Fr. Paddy (Augustinian), and Dan, sisters Sr. Mary, Sr. Alice and Una.
Deeply regretted by her religious community, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace

Due to government and health guidelines, a private funeral mass will take place in Mt. Carmel Nursing Home Chapel at 3.00 pm on Wednesday, 8th December 2021. Burial afterwards in the adjoining St. Cronan’s Cemetery, Roscrea.
Please leave messages of condolence on the link below.


The death has occurred of Martin Hughes
Rosemount, Thurles,  Tipperary

Peacefully after a long illness bravely borne, surrounded by his loving family. Under the wonderful care of the staff of South Tipperary General Hospital Clonmel and the Mater Hospital Dublin. Will be sadly missed by his devoted wife Patricia, daughters Stephanie and Yvonne, sons Paul and Evan, grand-daughter Sophie, mother Ina, brothers Brian, Finbar and Alan, sisters Emily, Ina, Fiona and Orla, nephews, nieces, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, relatives, work colleagues, neighbours and many friends.

May He Rest In Peace. 


The death has occurred of Jimmy Lawrence
Woodvale Walk, Fethard,  Tipperary

Jimmy Lawrence, Woodvale Walk, Fethard, Co Tipperary, December 4th 2021. Predeceased by his wife Geraldine. Deeply regretted by his sons and daughters Evana, Patrick, Robert, James, Michael, Tracey, Jason, Debbie and Alan, his grandchildren, his brothers Patsy and Willie, sisters Mary and Helen, brothers in law, sisters in law, sons in law, daughters in law, relatives and friends.
May he rest in peace.

Jimmy’s Funeral Mass will take place in the Holy Trinity Parish Church, Fethard, on Wednesday, December 8th at 11 am, followed by burial in Calvary Cemetery. The Mass can be watched online at parishchurch.net.
Messages of support and condolences for the family can be left on the Condolence page below.


The death has occurred of Joan Madden (née Keating)
Cherryhill, Roscrea,  Tipperary

Peacefully, at Limerick Regional Hospital.
Pre-deceased by her husband Michael M.P.S.I and brother Tom.
Deeply regretted by her sons John, Michael, Paul, Brian and Leo, daughter Anne-Marie, sisters Bridget (Cowhey), Mary (Killeen), Teresa (Sheedy), brothers Michael, Pat, John, Denis and Frank, daughters-in-law Martine, Therese, Amy, Siobhán and Sharon, her 14 grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, good neighbours and many friends.


Reposing in Tierney’s Funeral Home, Roscrea (E53 NY70) on Tuesday evening from 5 pm to 7 pm. ( There will be no condolence books in the Funeral Home and face masks to be worn at all times. Please observe government guidelines on social distancing no handshaking). Removal from her residence on Wednesday morning at 11.15 arriving in St. Cronan’s Church, Roscrea for Funeral Mass at 12.00 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Funeral Mass can be viewed on https://u22577239.ct.sendgrid.net/ls/click?upn=7JFfbOZjk0Y4zlgHdnAYMNTn7Zmz95swplhpw2EDY-2BsGP6i9ZtUkTa9548BmR07cQHSw_gXXWQWuTunB-2BASBZZ7-2B-2Bd5vkHs7stdyGcf-2BrIcFQilqks0wz5tokjh-2Ba3wUvmYehsmJNyPsZ-2B7sqUzUY-2BXbYfCXGZrs3xR-2B6xdSUvqZjQJOkzX3kBGicD3Xh9SmWfS6Mb4xXvN21hWxuPfue8RydsGDtG2WDBLV-2F-2Bi4DUOc2jMAnDb9VvbnkVSfr62CG0-2F32vbvvLMg-2Fnl-2FHP1Nq-2BcsoCTsS83r9v-2B-2FjyNnD1vNYyss-3D
Please leave messages of condolence on the link below.


The death has occurred of John MAHER
Tallaght,  Dublin / Tipperary

MAHER, John, 3rd December 2021 (Springfield, Tallaght and formerly of Gortnahoe, Co. Tipperary) (peacefully), surrounded by his loving family in the wonderful care of the staff in Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross; John will be forever loved and very sadly missed by his loving family, son Phillip, grandchildren Max and Sophie, daughter-in-law Sabela, Max’s mam Geraldine and her partner Paul, sister Anne, brothers Jim, Philip, Richard, Anthony and Martin, brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends, especially Liam and Robert and neighbours.

May John Rest in Peace

Reposing at The Brian McElroy Funeral Home, The Square, Tallaght, (opp Tallaght Stadium) on Tuesday from 5 pm to 7 pm. Funeral Mass will take place on Wednesday at 11:15 am in St Mark’s Church, Springfield, and afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium.

John’s family would ask that over the coming days, everyone who knew John would take some time to light a candle or say a prayer in his memory. Messages of support can be left in the condolence book at the bottom of the page.

To view John’s Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 11:15 am please click on the following link:  https://u22577239.ct.sendgrid.net/ls/click?upn=T67RsNQQO8163o-2BHJ9fgmVrrOvbWFjOw6UCqd3YjwHUqPv2TEEgUXuQcN9Nlcw9CfcPWL8QWl0Q-2FzPwochPrbQ-3D-3D-mKF_gXXWQWuTunB-2BASBZZ7-2B-2Bd5vkHs7stdyGcf-2BrIcFQilqks0wz5tokjh-2Ba3wUvmYehsmJNyPsZ-2B7sqUzUY-2BXbYfFRx3uh-2BWAp-2F5lRrGg0-2B-2FBz53cfHRdYwZvBWgtWgY4hVfaVOzO-2Fvq9lV1ehQ7q2XwnIVoOfAWGXiBIU3GwSPHxI8cRPyHmNZWSsrcpp5Thk4ZAXqCG9en3QMPN0kMz41A1CDjsGPgs-2BFosAuhaLER28-3D

To view John’s Cremation Service on Wednesday at 12.40 pm please click on the following link; https://u22577239.ct.sendgrid.net/ls/click?upn=T67RsNQQO8163o-2BHJ9fgmfYmsEACTSb4ieHkCCrBzMZskziUlFCytAtm6DAXNHImNcc4PSEmaI-2F0Tqs-2FWzOC-2F3HLKi17EyWe2GJhQvsbRc4-3DNZNg_gXXWQWuTunB-2BASBZZ7-2B-2Bd5vkHs7stdyGcf-2BrIcFQilqks0wz5tokjh-2Ba3wUvmYehsmJNyPsZ-2B7sqUzUY-2BXbYfD9BmLnDdolCCqX2qJC0GtDsi5vGRv9zzR61j-2FbOvLnr6DrtQYjJ-2BIyvo6FAfptN0r-2FUrmtKZ9ogcxYQwduXZs6rX-2B00ubnEgPxV1aT8-2BPyaih1zw-2BkoQopdxPaIT5UW1LFq5qkPRUNqTIotOEfgQPE-3D

Please Note: The links provided to live-stream the Funeral Mass and Cremation Service are managed by an independent streaming company. The Funeral Home accepts NO responsibility for its functionality or interruption to live transmission.


The death has occurred of Bridget MULCAHY (née McGrath)
Drumcondra,  Dublin / Thurles, Tipperary

MULCAHY Bridget (Bridie), (nee McGrath), (of Drumcondra, Dublin 9, formerly of Thurles, Co. Tipperary), December 4th 2021 (peacefully) at Beaumont Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Andrew, very sadly missed by her children John, Maura, Jim and Brian, sister Mary, daughters-in-law Mary and Patricia, son-in-law Dermot, grandchildren, great-granddaughter, in-laws, extended family, friends and neighbours.

May she Rest in Peace

Reposing at Staffords Funeral Home, Maypark on Wednesday, December 8th, from 3 pm to 5 pm. Removal on Thursday morning to Our Lady of Consolation Church, Donnycarney for 11 am Mass, followed by burial in Dardistown Cemetery.

For those who can’t attend the service, it can be viewed live at www.donnycarneyparish.ie/webcam.html

Please feel free to leave a message of condolence in the section below. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, to Beaumont Hospital.


The death has occurred of Mary Colette Ryan (Cregaun)
Limerick City,  Limerick / Newport, Tipperary

Ryan (Cregaun), Mary Colette, Clanmaurice Ave., Ennis Road, Limerick and formerly of Main Street, Newport, Co. Tipperary. 4th December 2021, peacefully at Bon Secours Hospital, Tralee. Beloved daughter of the late Mick and Nurse Annie Ryan and loving sister of the late Willie. Sadly missed by her loving brother Michael, nephews, niece, cousins, relatives and friends.

 Rest in Peace

Arrive at Shannon Crematorium on Wednesday, 8th December, for private cremation at 4 p.m.


The death has occurred of Vincent Walsh
O Hickey Place, Carrick-on-Suir,  Tipperary

Husband of the late Peggy (nee Finn) and loving father to daughter Marian, son Anthony, Brother’s of Charity Cahir Abbey, son in law Larry, sister Kitty, grandchildren, Brian and his wife Rachel, Eoin and his wife Anna, and great-grandchildren Evan, Nathan, Olivia and Jasmine, brother in law Joseph Nolan, nieces,  nephews, relatives, and his two dear friends Alice and Margaret.

May he rest in peace

Those who wish to view Vincent’s Mass can do so by following this link

Reposing at Walsh’s Funeral Home, Carrick-on-Suir on Wednesday, the 8th December 2021, from 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm. Requiem Mass on Thursday, the 9th December 2021, at 11 am in St Molleran’s Church, Carrick beg followed by burial afterwards in the Friary Cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to the Irish Franciscan Lourdes Pilgrimage Trust.