Month: May 2020

The death has occurred of Cora Crennan (nee O’Brien) Kilmantin Hill Wicklow Town and formally of Dunganstown County Wicklow. 16th May 2020, Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at home. Cherished & beloved mother to Majella, John, Corrine & Claire. Sadly missed by her husband Nicolas Crennan and her sisters Agnes,Alish, Doris brother Michael predeceased by her sister Mary and brothers Peter & Maurice & treasured daughter-in-law Gemma. Lovingly remembered by her adoring grandchildren, sons in law, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces nephews & large circle of friends.

Her light has dimmed but never forgotten & we are truly blessed to have loved her.

Rest In Peace

Due to the current situation in the country, Cora’s Funeral Mass will be for family only please. Thank you for your thoughts and prayers at this time. Funeral will be Driving from Kilmantin Hill at 9.30 am Monday morning, Please note that Social Distancing must be observed at all times.

MURPHY, Martin Joseph (Seacliff, Wicklow, formerly of Woodlands Road, Cabinteely, Co Dublin and Ballymitty, Co Wexford, ex Commissioners of Irish Lights). Following a long illness, fought with courage and grace. Martin passed away peacefully at home in the loving arms of his darling wife Ann, surrounded by his adoring children, Barbara, Jean, Suzann, Alan, Brian, baby Martin (deceased) and Anna Marie, with beautiful care from the Wicklow Palliative Care Team.

Much loved Papa to his sixteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Very sadly missed by his sons-in-law Matt and Brian, daughters-in-law Linda and Nicki, sister Maureen, brothers Paddy and Willie (also brother of the late Tommy), extended family and his large circle of friends including those at Wicklow Golf Club and St Patrick’s Bowls Club.

‘At peace with his baby son Martin’

Rest in Peace

Due to Government restrictions, a private family service will take place on Friday 15th May. Martin’s funeral cortege will leave his home at approximately 2.30pm. A memorial service to celebrate Martin’s life will be held at a later date.

Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Wicklow Cancer Support. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please use the link below.


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.