Month: May 2022

Carmel Franey (née Russell) of Ballybeg, Rathnew and formerly of Ballinalea, Ashford who passed away on Sunday, 15th May 2022 surround by her loving family and in the care of Wicklow Hospice. Beloved wife of the late Jimmy. She will be remembered with love and affection by her son Colm and his wife Bridget and by her adored grandchildren Oisín and Saoirse, brother in law Wesley, sisters in law Sheila, Joan and Chris, nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.

Carmel is predeceased by her parents Thomas and May Russell and siblings Raphael, Bridget, Nancy, Bill, Eamonn, Joe, Michael, Veronica and Vincent.

May they rest in peace.

Funeral on Wednesday morning at 11am in St Joseph’s Church, Rathnew followed by burial in Rathnew Cemetery.

House private please.

Family flowers only please.

Donations if desired to Wicklow Hospice.

Trevor McWilliams of 6 Leitrim Place, Wicklow Town, who passed away peacefully with his family at the Blainroe Lodge Nursing Home on Friday, 13th May 2022. He will be lovingly remembered by his parents Marguerite and Philip, brothers Chris, Philip and Marc and their partners Natasha, Marie and Julie and by his niece Lily, nephew Lucas, extended family and friends.

May he rest in peace.

Trevor will repose at the family home from 4pm until 7pm on Monday. Removal on Tuesday morning at 9.40am at walking pace to St Patrick’s Church arriving for funeral Mass at 10am followed by interment in Rathnew Cemetery.

Late of Monalin, Newtownmountkennedy. Beloved son of Eddie and Mary. Predeceased by his brother John. Deeply missed by his parents, his sister and brothers, brother- in- law, sister- in- law, uncles and aunts, nieces and nephews, relatives and a large circle of friends including parishioners in Barndarrig, Kilbride and Brittas Bay.

Rest in Peace

Fr. Joseph will repose at Patrick Murray and Son’s Funeral Home, (WALK THROUGH ONLY), Main Street, Newtownmountkennedy tomorrow Wednesday from 5pm followed by removal to St. Joseph’s Church, Newtownmountkennedy for reception prayers at 7pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11.30am which will be streamed live and may be viewed by clicking Click Here. Fr. Joseph will be interred in Kilmurray Cemetery immediately after Mass.

House Private PleasIn order to protect family and friends from Covid 19, please refrain from shaking hands and hugging within the Funeral Home and Church. The Doran Family appreciates your support in this matter. Messages of sympathy can be placed in the condolence section below or on the condolence page at


Family flowers only please, but donations, if desired, to The Irish Heart Foundation.


Robert (Bob) Kearns,  Castle Park, Wicklow Town,

28th April 2022.

Peacefully at St. Colman’s Residential Care Centre, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow. Predeceased by his father Robert, mother Elizabeth, brother Pat, sister Kathy and Christine and son Kevin Kearns. Survived by his son Thomas, daughters Jacqueline and Fiona, daughters-in-law, son-in law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law and grandchildren. Sadly missed by his sister Frances and brother-in-law Tommy, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.

Rest In Peace

Robert will be reposing at McCrea’s Funeral Home, Dublin Road, Wicklow Town (A67E003) this Friday evening from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. Removal Saturday morning at 10.30am to St. Patrick’s Church, Wicklow Town arriving for 11.00am Funeral Mass which can also be viewed on followed by interment in Rathnew Cemetery.

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.