Category Archives: Obituaries

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 InRead more…

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,Read more…

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 missedRead more…

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 herRead more…

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,Read more…

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 andRead more…

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 MichaelRead more…

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, relativesRead more…

The late Eddie Hayes, Kielduff, Tralee and Castleisland

The late Eddie Hayes, Kielduff, Tralee and Castleisland

The death has occurred of Eddie Hayes of Barrakilla, Kielduff, Tralee and formerly of Connolly Park, Tralee and Castleisland, Co. Kerry. Peacefully on 9th January 2018, beloved husband of Helen and dear father of Emma, Helena, Edwina, Michael and Matthew. Sadly missed by his loving family, his six adored grandchildren, brothers Martin, Jimmy and Patrick,Read more…

The late John Cronin, St. Stephen’s Park, Castleisland

The late John Cronin, St. Stephen’s Park, Castleisland

The death has occurred of John Cronin, 30 St. Stephen’s Park, Castleisland. An ex Rhyno Mills employee, John passed away on  January 7th. 2018 peacefully at University Hospital Kerry surrounded by his loving nephews and nieces. Beloved brother of the recently deceased Denis D.D. Sadly missed by his loving nephews: Denis, Noel and Joe, niecesRead more…