The Late Sr. de Sales Horgan, Ballyhorgan, Lixnaw, Presentation Sisters Tralee and Dingle

Daniel O’Donnell pictured during one of his many visits to Castleisland Day Care Centre with from left: Nora Hogan, Sr. Lelia Boyle RIP;  Sr. Patrick Horgan, RIP and her sister Sr. de Sales Horgan, RIP and former ICA National President Monica Prendiville. ©Photograph: John Reidy 13-8-2012
The late Sr. De Sales Horgan in deep conversation with Daniel O’Donnell at Castleisland Day Care Centre during one of his visits there over the years. ©Photograph: John Reidy 13-8-2012

The death has occurred of Sr. de Sales Horgan, Presentation Sisters, Castle Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry and formerly of Ballyhorgan, Lixnaw, Co. Kerry and Presentation Convent Dingle.

Sr. de Sales passed away peacefully in the loving care of the nurses and staff of University Hospital Kerry, on Easter Sunday, April 4th. 2021.

Predeceased by her sister, Sr. Patrick, Presentation Convent Castleisland and brothers Tim and John. Deeply regretted by the Presentation Sisters, her sisters in law, Mary in Ballyhorgan and Rita in Abbeyfeale, her nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

May She Rest in Peace

Sr. De Sales Horgan was a sister of the Presentation Convent based, Sr. Patrick Horgan who, coincidentally, also died on an  Easter Sunday. 

Sr. Patrick died in 2019 in the Fatima Nursing Home, Tralee.

In accordance with Government and HSE Guidelines, and in the interest of public health, a private The funeral Mass for Sr. de Sales will take place in St. Mary’s Church, Green St. Dingle, at 12.00 noon today Wednesday, April 7th.

The Mass will be live-streamed and can be followed with a click on the link here:

Sr. De Sales Horgan’s Mass will be followed by private interment in the Presentation Convent Cemetery, Green Street, Dingle.

Date Published: Monday 5th April 2021. Date of Death: Sunday 4th April 2021.

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