Month: February 2020

Gillian Stanley (nee Byrne) aged 51, of Bishops Stortford Hertfordshire England, and formerly of 53 Dunbur Park, Wicklow Town who passed away on Thursday February 6th 2020 after a short illness. Much loved daughter of Jimmy and Terry Byrne and devoted and loving mother to Ethan, Lauren and Ria. Loving sister to Jennifer, Karen, Joanne and Derek and the late Jackie. Sadly missed by her loving son, daughters, father, mother, brother, sisters, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, extended family and friends.

May Gillian rest in Peace.

Gillian will repose at Daniel Robinson and Sons Funeral Directors, 79-81 South Street, Bishops Stortford, CM23 3AL on Monday, 24th February, from 2pm until 5pm and Tuesday, 25th February, from 10am until 12 noon. Funeral procession departing on Tuesday, 25th February, from Patmore Close, Bishops Stortford at 2pm to GreenAcres Epping Forest, Kiln Road, North Weald, Bassett, Epping CM16 6AD arriving for a cremation service at 3pm.

Gillian’s Funeral Mass in Ireland will take place at 11am on Saturday, March 7th, at St. Patrick’s Church, Wicklow Town, followed by interment at Rathnew Cemetery.  If you would like to attend, we kindly ask that you wear something colourful, preferably green as this was Gillian’s favourite colour.

Family flowers only please.

Ann McDonald (née McGraynor) Seaview Heights, Rathnew and formerly Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow, who passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family and friends on Saturday, 8th February 2020. Sadly missed by her loving husband Tom, daughter Deirdre, son Thomas, brothers, sisters, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren Graínne, Jasmine and Eiméar, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.

Rest In Peace

Ann will be reposing at McCrea’s Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Wicklow Town (A67 E003) this Sunday afternoon from 1.00 pm to 5.30 pm with removal to St. Joseph’s Church Rathnew, arriving for 6.00 pm. Funeral Mass Monday at 2.30 pm followed by interment in Rathnew Cemetery.

Bernadette Murphy of Marlton Road Wicklow Town and late of RTE, who passed away in her 86th year, peacefully, on Thursday 6th February 2020, in the care of the Blainroe Lodge Nursing Home. Sadly missed by her loving brother Noel, sisters Catherine (Tramore) and Teresa (London), extended family and friends.

Bernadette will repose at Flannery’s Funeral Home, Bachelors Walk, in Wicklow Town, from 5pm until 6pm on Sunday. Funeral Mass in St Patrick’s Church, Wicklow Town, on Monday morning at 10am followed by interment in Rathnew Cemetery.

May she rest in peace

Liam (Billy) O’Mahony of Bray, Co. Wicklow and formerly of Dromcollogher, Co. Limerick and Friar’s Hill, Wicklow Town died on 6th February, 2020, peacefully, in his 89th year, at St. Michael’s Hospital, Dun Laoghaire, with his family by his side. Predeceased by his sister Joan (Cleary) and brother Gerard. Sadly missed by his loving family, Rosa (née Carr) his wife of 60 years, sons Eamonn (USA), Paul (London) and John (London), daughter-in-law Lisa, granddaughter Kara, sister Kathleen (Frawley), sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


Reposing at Colliers Funeral Home, Old Connaught Avenue, Bray on Monday, 10th February, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm with prayers at 6.30pm. Removal from the funeral home on Tuesday, 11th February, at 11.30am to the Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Putland Road, Bray arriving for Requiem Mass at 12.00 noon followed by burial in Rathnew Cemetery, Co. Wicklow.


May he rest in peace.


Marie Forde née Smullen of Dunbur Close, Wicklow Town who passed away suddenly at her home on February 4th 2020. Predeceased by her parents Jimmy and Lil Smullen. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband Frank, son Frank, daughter Elisha and her partner Alan, grandson Luke, brothers Sean, Gerry, Larry, Declan and Lenny, sister in law Kathleen, brother in law Jim and by her close friends Linda and John, extended family and friends.

Marie will repose at Flannery’s Funeral Home, Bachelors Walk in Wicklow Town from 5pm until 8pm on Friday. Removal, at walking pace, from Dunbur Close on Saturday morning at 9.30am to St Patrick’s Church, arriving for 10am funeral Mass followed by interment in Rathnew Cemetery.

May she rest in peace

John Malone of Ashford and late of Wicklow Town who passed away 28th January 2020 in his 87th year, peacefully at St Vincent’s University Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Catherine. He will be sadly missed by his loving daughter Carol Merriman and son Kieran, son in law Ben, daughter in law Una, grandchildren, great grandchildren, brother Joe, sister in law Peggy, brothers in law P.J. and Anthony, extended family and friends.

John will repose at Flannery’s Funeral Home, Bachelors Walk in Wicklow Town from 6pm until 8pm on Thursday. Funeral arriving to the Church of the Most Holy Rosary, Ashford on Friday morning for 11am funeral Mass followed by interment in Killoughter Cemetery.

May he rest in peace

Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.