Obituary: Brigid Treacy left a lasting family and business legacy

BRIGID TREACY, originally from a family of 13 in Drumdowney, Slieverue, died on Sunday, June 27 at her home at Butlerstown in the presence of her husband James and their eight children. Brigid was the daughter of John O’Dwyer of...

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A farewell to Rev. Monsignor Michael G. Olden (1935-2021)

AT his funeral mass last Friday week in Mount Melleray Abbey, the late Rev. Monsignor Michael Olden was remembered as a “gentleman, friend, and scholar.” Following a period of illness, Monsignor Olden died on Monday, August 30 in Dungarvan Community...

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Sean Sheehan (93) spent 30 years on Dungarvan Town Council

THERE was great sadness and regret throughout Dungarvan at the news of the passing of Seán Sheehan, 9, Cloneety Villas...

Friday, 20/08/21 - 12:55am Read More

Obituary: Devoted Waterford couple died just 30 minutes apart

A PASSAGE East couple, who were married for almost 60 years, died just 30 minutes apart on Saturday, August 7,...

Thursday, 19/08/21 - 10:25am Read More

Remembering Phyllis Breslin (1932-2021)

IT is with great sadness that we record the death of Phyllis Breslin (née Stafford) of Lady Lane House, Lady...

Friday, 13/08/21 - 9:22am Read More

Obituary: Tom O’Mahony was a family man, publican and genial storyteller

THE Stradbally air was full of goodwill and poignancy as mourners gathered both on approach roads and outside the Church...

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OBITUARY: Dominic Hearne was a unique talent who made people happy

“HE had a unique talent,” said Paul Curran of his great friend and musical comrade Dominic ‘Dom’ Hearne, whose Requiem...

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Obituary: The life of Pattie Cummins was blessed with kindness

PATRICIA CUMMINS, better known in her native Portlaw as ‘Pattie’, was laid to rest in the family plot overlooking the...

Wednesday, 21/07/21 - 5:28pm Read More

Mary Cowman: The Lady of Waterford

THE gentle nature and unassuming manner of the late Mary Cowman née Swift has been fondly remembered by all who...

Friday, 09/07/21 - 12:01pm Read More

Waterford grieves as Ann Carey laid to rest

THE sun shone down on Ballybricken Church last Friday, July 2, with not a breath of wind as the late...

Tuesday, 06/07/21 - 3:03pm Read More

Tramore has lost “its ray of sunshine”

DESPITE the sunny bank holiday weekend in Tramore, a cloud of sadness descended over the town following the sudden death...

Wednesday, 09/06/21 - 6:36pm Read More

Obituary: Martin Breen: the popular Ballytruckle publican who made a positive difference

THE generosity and kind nature of well-known Ballytruckle publican Martin Breen (27, South Parade), who died on May 4 in...

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Obituary: Mossy O’Keeffe revelled in the cuppa, pint and good company

THE sun was beaming over Ballyduff as Mossy O’Keeffe Snr of Blacknock, Kilmeaden was laid to rest on Thursday, May...

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Commodore Joseph Deasy (1932-2021) served Ireland with distinction on the waves

COMMODORE Joseph Deasy (Retd.), the Irish Naval Service’s first trained diver who died on Monday, May 3, has been described...

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Obituary: John Fitzgerald was a great family man and exceptional stockman

JOHN FITZGERALD (65), who served as Waterford IFA Chairperson between 2013 and 2017, was remembered at his Requiem Mass as...

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Obituary: John Harney – a quiet man who lived the Good Shepherd’s life

JOHN HARNEY of Annestown, who died on Saturday, April 24, was remembered at his Requiem Mass as a quiet, thoughtful...

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Obituary: Charlie Lapthorne’s generous spirit forms part of his legacy

CHARLIE LAPTHORNE, who died on Monday, April 19, was a man who, throughout his life, recognised the significance of kindness,...

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Obituary: Kenneth ‘Kenny’ Bowers was a kind Portlaw soul

KENNETH ‘Kenny’ Bowers of 351, Queen Street, Portlaw, who died on April 15, has been described by his family as...

Friday, 30/04/21 - 10:30am Read More

Appreciation: Patrick Halloran (Fackey O’Meara) was a true character

PATRICK Halloran, who died on April 26, 2020, was the son of Mary Halloran (nee O’Meara) and Patrick Halloran. Patrick...

Wednesday, 21/04/21 - 4:14pm Read More

Obituary: Thomas ‘Didders’ Walsh: Portlaw’s most independently-minded man

PORTLAW bade farewell to another of its irreplaceable characters on Wednesday last as the Requiem Mass of Thomas Pius ‘Didders’...

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