The late Tom Shanahan, Clogherbrien, Tralee and Abbeydorney

The late Tom Shanahan, Clogherbrien, Tralee and Abbeydorney

The death has occurred of former An Ríocht AC athlete, Tom Shanahan (59) of Clogherbrien, Tralee and formerly of Abbeydorney, Co. Kerry. Peacefully on 20th October 2018. Beloved husband of Betty and dear father of Erika, Robert & Aaron. Sadly missed by his loving family, his father John, grandchildren Eabha, Cody, Patrick & Mason, brothers…

Ferris Expresses Condolences on Passing of Emma Mhic Mhatúna

Ferris Expresses Condolences on Passing of Emma Mhic Mhatúna

Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has offered his condolences to the family of Emma Mhic Mhathúna, who has sadly passed away. Great Saddness “It was with great sadness that I learned the news of Emma’s passing. I want to offer my deepest sympathies to her relatives and friends and especially to her children, Natasha, Seamus,…

The late Denis McMahon, Ballyhar and Churchtown, Castleisland

The late Denis McMahon, Ballyhar and Churchtown, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Denis McMahon, Ballyhar, Killarney, Co. Kerry and formerly of Churchtown, Castleisland. Peacefully on the 24th of August 2018, at home. Predeceased by his brother Pat and sister Mary. Deeply mourned by his loving wife Margaret, daughters Maureen and Gretta, son Jerry and Fiancé Niamh, grandchildren Maebh and Aoife, Aunts Betty…

Ferris Offers Condolences on Death of Mary Brassil

Ferris Offers Condolences on Death of Mary Brassil

Kerry Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has, on behalf of his party, offered condolences to the family of the late Mary Brassil, mother of John Brassil TD. “On behalf of the Sinn Féin party in Kerry, I would like to offer my deepest and sincerest condolences to John and his sister Norma, and the wider…

The Late Brenda Fitzgerald, Killeentierna, Currow

The Late Brenda Fitzgerald, Killeentierna, Currow

The death has occurred of Brenda Fitzgerald,(34)  Killeentierna, Currow, Killarney, Co. Kerry, July 13th 2018, unexpectedly. Beloved daughter of the late Anne, nee Nolan. Sadly missed by her heartbroken father Brendan, her loving siblings: Rachel, David, Joanne, Mark, Carol and Grainne, her partner Anh-Tuan, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles, relatives, neighbours, her work colleagues…

The late John Curtin, Sandville, Castleisland

The late John Curtin, Sandville, Castleisland

The death has occurred of John Curtin, (79) Sandville, Castleisland, Co. Kerry on July 14th 2018. Peacefully, after a short illness at Cork University Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Betty and brother of the late Mick (Sonny) and Ann. Sadly missed by his loving sons: Michael, Derry, Shane and Kevin, sisters Mary, Agnes, Teresa…

The Late Mary McLoughlin – nee O’Sullivan, Castleisland

The Late Mary McLoughlin – nee O’Sullivan, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Mary McLoughlin (nee O’Sullivan) Firie, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and formerly of 10 Desmond’s Avenue, Castleisland and Woodlawn, The Bronx, New York. July 7th 2018, peacefully, surrounded by her loving family in the excellent care of the Palliative Care Team at University Hospital Kerry. Sadly missed by her heartbroken husband Eamon,…

The Late Tomás Roche, Farranfore and Dublin

The Late Tomás Roche, Farranfore and Dublin

The death has occurred of Tomás Roche of Farranfore, Co. Kerry and formerly Drumnigh, Dublin. Peacefully on 4th July 2018. Sadly missed by his loving family, his children: Caroline, John, Aidan and Kieran, their mother Mary, his brothers: Ciarán, Niall, Seán and Maelruán, sister Maedhbh, grandchildren Alanah, Jack, Jamie, Evie and Caoimhe, nephews, nieces, daughters-in-law,…

The Late  Dermot O’Leary, Knockrour East, Scartaglen

The Late Dermot O’Leary, Knockrour East, Scartaglen

The death has occurred of Dermot O’Leary, Knockrour East, Scartaglen, Co. Kerry on June 30th, 2018. Peacefully, in the excellent care of the staff of University Hospital Kerry. Dermot will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Mary nee Reidy and devoted children, Danny and Eileen, daughter-in-law Claire and his adored grandson, Andy. Deeply regretted…

The Late Elsie O’Mahony – nee Prendiville, Bullockfield, Castleisland

The Late Elsie O’Mahony – nee Prendiville, Bullockfield, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Elsie O’Mahony (nee Prendiville) Bullockfield, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and late of Cragg, Glounsharoon, Castleisland. June 27th 2018, peacefully in her 95th year, after a short illness. Beloved wife of the late Ned and mother of the late Mike. Sadly missed by her loving daughter Kay Myers, sons: Brian, Edward, Martin,…

The Late Jack Mannix, Glountane, Cordal, Castleisland

The Late Jack Mannix, Glountane, Cordal, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Jack Mannix, Glountane, Cordal, Castleisland, Co. Kerry on May 30th. 2018, peacefully at University Hospital, Kerry. Beloved husband of the late Gertie. Sadly missed by his loving family Kathleen, Mary, Joan, Alice, Eddie, Margaret, Anne, Ted and Jean, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, his adored 23 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. His sisters Kathleen…

The Late Mrs. Nora Bastible, Nohoval, Castleisland

The Late Mrs. Nora Bastible, Nohoval, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Nora Bastible, nee Cronin,  Nohoval, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and late of Ballahantourig, Currow. April 8th 2018, peacefully in her 96th year, in the tender care of the staff of Killarney Community Hospital. Beloved wife of the late George. Sadly missed by her loving son, Thomas, grandsons, George and Laurence, their…

Benny Appeals for his Aunt Martina to be left Rest in Peace

Benny Appeals for his Aunt Martina to be left Rest in Peace

“We’re in total shock and disgusted that vandals would strike for the third time in an attempt to destroy the memory of our late aunty, Martina Cronin in her final resting place in Brosna.” So said Benny Thade McCarthy – a nephew of the woman whose memorial has been tampered with on several occasions over…

The Late Fr. Jack Heffernan, Main Street, Castleisland

The Late Fr. Jack Heffernan, Main Street, Castleisland

The death has occurred Fr. John ‘Jack’  Heffernan, Our Lady of Fatima Home, Oakpark, Tralee, Co. Kerry and late of Main Street, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and Paisley, Scotland. March 15th 2018. Peacefully in his 92nd year. Sadly missed by his loving brother Dermot (Dem), nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, sisters and staff of Our Lady of…

The Late Bridie Walsh, Tullig, Castleisland and Cordal West

The Late Bridie Walsh, Tullig, Castleisland and Cordal West

The death has occurred of Bridie Walsh, nee Jones, Tullig, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and late of Cordal West, Castleisland. March 16th 2018, peacefully, at home, in the tender care of her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Mick. Sadly missed by her loving family Catherine Collins, Knocknagoshel; Tony, Kevin, Bob O’Connor, Ballyhar; Mike, Patricia…

The Late Connie Brosnan, Close, Castleisland

The Late Connie Brosnan, Close, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Cornelius (Connie) Brosnan, Close, Castleisland, Co. Kerry. March 16th 2018, peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the tender care of the Palliative Care Team at University Hospital Kerry. Sadly missed by his loving wife Nancy, sons Ted and Dan, daughters Mairead and Anne, sons-in-law, Carmine and Denis, daughter-in-law, Frances,…

The Late Jimmy Roche, Carrigcannon, Lyreacrompane

The Late Jimmy Roche, Carrigcannon, Lyreacrompane

The death has occurred of Jimmy Roche, (86) Carrigcannon, Lyreacrompane, Co. Kerry. On March 11th. 2018. Loving and devoted husband of Joan, Jimmy passed away peacefully in the excellent care of the staff and medical team of the Mater Hospital, Dublin. He will be greatly missed by his loving daughters Lil and Kay and dear…

The Late Con O’Connor, Castleisland and Ballinteer, Dublin.

The Late Con O’Connor, Castleisland and Ballinteer, Dublin.

The death has occurred of Cornelius (Con) O’Connor, (formerly of Castleisland, Co. Kerry and Ballinteer, Dublin) – March 9th, 2018. Peacefully, at home, Cornelius, formerly of ESB Legal Services,  beloved husband of Rosaleen (nee McCabe) and much loved father of Hugh, Michael, Rory and Stephen. Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his loving family, brother…

The Late Jerry Broderick, Dundalk and Castleisland

The Late Jerry Broderick, Dundalk and Castleisland

The death has occurred of Jerry Broderick, (67) 6 Willow Dale, Bay Estate, Dundalk, Co. Louth and Castleisland, Co. Kerry. Suddenly. Beloved husband of Katherine and dear father of Mary, John and Kevin. Jerry had a long and personally rewarding career as a dedicated nurse, taking him into contact with many who truly appreciated his…

The Late Peggy Reidy, Castleisland and Kilcummin

The Late Peggy Reidy, Castleisland and Kilcummin

The death has occurred of Peggy Reidy, née McCarthy, Knocknagore, Castleisland and Killarney, Co. Kerry and late of Inch and Annablatha, Kilcummin, Killarney. March 6th, 2018, peacefully, in the presence of her family and in the loving care of the Palliative Care team at University Hospital Kerry. Sadly missed by her loving husband Danny, son…

The Late Éamon Carmody, Ballyduff, Knocknagoshel

The Late Éamon Carmody, Ballyduff, Knocknagoshel

The death has occurred of Éamon Carmody, Ballyduff, Knocknagoshel, Co. Kerry. He will be sadly missed by his brothers Simon and Pat, sister-in-law, nieces, aunts, relatives and friends. May He Rest In Peace. The late Éamon Carmody was his own man and could be outspoken and not afraid to express his views on a wide…

The Late Jamie Lyons, Main Street and O’Connell Demesne, Castleisland

The Late Jamie Lyons, Main Street and O’Connell Demesne, Castleisland

The death has occurred of Jamie Lyons, H.S.E. Paramedic, Kerry University Hospital, O’Connell Demesne, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and late of 113 Main St., Castleisland. February 27th 2018. Peacefully, after a short illness bravely borne, in the presence of his loving family at the Mercy Hospital Cork. Predeceased by his parents WIllie and Mai and brother…

The Late Ted Moynihan, Chairman of the Kerry Hospice Foundation

The Late Ted Moynihan, Chairman of the Kerry Hospice Foundation

It was with a deep sense of heartfelt sadness that the Kerry Hospice Foundation announced the passing of its founder member and chairman, Ted Moynihan.  By Con Dennehy The 2017 Kerry Person of the Year, Mr. Moynihan (81) passed away on Thursday morning in the tender care of staff at the new Palliative Care In…

The Late Joan Casey, Glountane, Cordal and Monavalley, Tralee,

The Late Joan Casey, Glountane, Cordal and Monavalley, Tralee,

The death has occurred of Joan Casey, (61) Glountane, Cordal, Castleisland and Tamlach Li, Monavalley, Tralee, Co Kerry. On February 5th 2018, peacefully after a short illness, surrounded by her loving family. Beloved daughter of the late John and Nora. Sadly missed by her loving brothers and sisters, Bill, Mary, Ray, Abina, Marie, John, Michael,…

The Late Anne Cahill, nee Lady Howard, Castleisland and Thornbury, Bristol

The Late Anne Cahill, nee Lady Howard, Castleisland and Thornbury, Bristol

The death has occurred of Anne Cahill, née Lady Howard, Dooneen, Castleisland,Co. Kerry.  Anne Cahill, nee Lady Howard, Island View, Dooneen, Castleisland, Co Kerry, February 5th 2018. Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family and in the tender care of the staff of the Tralee Community Nursing Unit. Beloved wife of the late John. Sadly missed…

The Late Ina Watson nee Leen, Castleisland and Ballymacelligott

The Late Ina Watson nee Leen, Castleisland and Ballymacelligott

The death has occurred of Ina Watson, nee Leen, (80) Castleview, Castleisland and late of Arabella, Ballymacelligott, Tralee. January 19th 2018 , peacefully after a short illness at University Hospital Kerry. Predeceased by her husband Denis, her parents Tim and Hannah, her brothers J.P., Joe and Kelly and her sister Eileen. Sadly missed by her…

The late James Daly, Limerick and Killarney Road, Castleisland

The late James Daly, Limerick and Killarney Road, Castleisland

The death has occurred of James Daly of Ballinlough, Kilteely, Co. Limerick and formerly of Killarney Road, Castleisland Co. Kerry. James passed away peacefully on 18th January, 2018, at Milford Care Centre. He is survived by his loving wife Eileen, sons Mark and James and daughter Eimear. Son of the late Joan and Denis Daly,…

The Late Donie O’Sullivan ‘The Postman’ Castleisland

The Late Donie O’Sullivan ‘The Postman’ Castleisland

The death has occurred of Donal Donie O’Sullivan, (83) Donie The Postman, Tobermaing, Brosna Road, Castleisland and late of Dysart, Castleisland. January 16th 2018, peacefully in the tender care of the staff of Our Lady of Lourdes Nursing Home, Kilcummin. Sadly missed by his loving sister Mary in Canada and brother-in-law Brendan, relatives, neighbours and…

The Late Abbie ‘Deborah’ Coffey, Breahig, Cordal

The Late Abbie ‘Deborah’ Coffey, Breahig, Cordal

The death has occurred of Abbie ‘Deborah’ Coffey, nee Healy, Breahig, Cordal, Castleisland, Co. Kerry and formerly of Glounlea, Scartaglen and London and Canada. January 13th. 2018, at University Hospital Kerry, in her 96th year, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Jimmy. Sadly missed by her beloved daughter, Maureen, Castleisland) sons Michael…

The Late John Kerins, Chicago USA and Main Street Castleisland

The Late John Kerins, Chicago USA and Main Street Castleisland

The death has occurred of John Kerins, Mokena, Chicago U.S.A. and late of 144 Main Street Castleisland Co. Kerry. Suddenly, on January 13th. 2018 . Sadly missed by his loving wife Rita and his six daughters: Sheila, Angela, Rita, Josephine,Tina and Eileen. His brothers Jeremiah and Liam and sister Joan and all extended family, relatives…