Month: June 2020

Gerald (Ger) Gilbert (Blackthorn Bay, Wicklow Town and formerly Greystones, Co. Wicklow) suddenly, on 7th June 2020. Beloved son of the late Kathleen and Walter. Much loved husband of Noírín, sadly missed by his loving family, brothers Willie, Michael, Walty, Jimmy, Henry, Eric, sisters Marie and Kathleena, extended members of the Gilbert and McAulay families, neighbours and a wide circle of friends. Thank you for your thoughts and prayers at this time.

Due to the current situation in the country Ger’s Cremation Service will be for family only. Please join the family to celebrate Ger’s Life on live streaming in McCrea’s Cremation Chapel, Wicklow on Thursday morning at 11.30 am on – live services (viewing at time of service only). 

Molly Hollingsworth née Nolan of St Patrick’s Terrace, Rathnew who passed away peacefully at St Columcille’s Hospital Loughlinstown with family by her side on Saturday 6th June 2020 in her 96th year. Predeceased by her beloved husband Jack, children Pat and Ann and grandson Tommy. Much loved and loving mother of Marie, Patsy, John, Jim and Trina. She shall be sadly missed by her loving family, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, sister Betty, brother Paddy, extended family and friends.

May she rest in peace.

Molly’s funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday 9th June at 12 noon in St Patrick’s Church, Wicklow Town.

Due to current restrictions the funeral Mass will be private for family only and may be viewed on the parish webcam on

Following the funeral Mass the cortège will proceed to St Patrick’s Terrace and then at walking pace in line with social distancing to Rathnew Cemetery.

O’Beirne, Anne (Sr Vivienne) Dominican Convent Wicklow, formerly of Sion Hill, Muckross Park, and 204 Griffith Avenue, in the loving care of her Dominican Sisters and the staff of Santa Sabina House, Cabra on June 1st 2020. Much loved and very sadly missed by her sisters Theresa Meagher and Eithne Shortall, and many nieces and nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews, great grand nieces and great grand nephews and her Dominican Sisters and past students of St Catherine’s Sion Hill. Predeceased by her sisters Sheila MacMahon and Bea Radford.


Owing to Government restrictions at present, a private funeral Mass will take place at St Patrick’s Church, Wicklow on Thursday, 4th June, at 3.00 pm followed by burial in the Convent cemetery. We look forward to meeting you all at a celebration of Sr. Vivienne’s life at a later date.


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.