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Friday, 16 March 2018 18:26

Death of Dan O'Connell - Post 27


DEATH OF DAN O'CONNELL POST 27                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
It is with great sadness that I inform you of the Death of Dan O;Connell , I.U.N.V.A Post 27 Portlaoise
Reposing in George Mullins funeral home Kilcullen Road Nass on Sunday 18 March between 1400 hrs and 1700 hrs - prayers at 1600 hrs .  Funeral mass Monday morning 19 March in St Brigid’s church Curragh Camp Co Kildare at 11 am follow by Cremation in Newlands crematorium.
May Dan Rest In Peace and Condolence to his wife Carmel and family .

Post 27 will be doing Guard of Honour on Monday morning will be meeting at the fire station cross for church at 1030 sharp to meet Dan's remains coming in from the funeral home and outside the church both going in and after mass Anto Byrne from Iunva pipe band will be playing the lament on the Pipes.     



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Thursday, 15 February 2018 10:52

Death of Sean Maher RIP Post 1

It is with great sadness that i wish to inform you of the Death of Sean Maher , I.U.N.V.A Post 1 , Arbour Hill , Dublin 7.

Funeral Arrangements as follows.
Reposing in Massey Brothers Funeral Home, main street, Finglas tommorrow, Thursday, from 15.00hrs to 17.00hrs .

Funeral mass Friday at 11.00am in the Sacred Heart Church, Arbour Hill, Followed by Cremation in Glasnevin Crematorium .
Family Flowers only please





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Monday, 12 February 2018 10:43

Dan Garland (RIP) Former National Secretary

DanGarlandRIPI regret to inform you that Sgt Dan Garland (Retd) passed away this morning.  He was a young Tpr on the early 2 Mot Sqn EOHs when the unit took over the escorts from 4 Mot sqn.  He served as a Cpl with A Coy 32 Inf Bn ONUC, the first DF overseas peacekeeping unit.  He served with 11 Mot Sqn An Fórsa Cosanta Áitiúil and he re-joined the PDF after a period on full-time service as a reservist.  Funeral arrangements have not been finalised but it is expected that the funeral mass will be at Arbour Hill Church on Wed morning.   Condolences to his family and friends.  May he rest in peace.

 The following are the arrangements for the funeral of our comrade Dan Garland R.I.P.

Arriving at Arbour hill Church Tomorrow evening the 13th Of February at 17.00 hrs.
Burial after 11.00 hrs Mass on Wednesday morning the 14th February to Glasnevin Cemetery.



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Sunday, 21 January 2018 11:31

Gerry McMahon (RIP)

The death has occurred of Gerard (Gerry) MCMAHON
Moorefield Drive, Newbridge, Kildare

McMAHON, Gerard (Gerry), Lt. Gen (Retd), DSM (Moorefield Drive, Newbridge, Co. Kildare) - 19th January 2018 (peacefully) in the excellent care of the staff at Blackrock Clinic. Sadly missed by his wife Ann, sons Garret, Aengus and Félim, daughters-in-law Linda and Clodagh, sister Mona, grandchildren Áine and Ruarí, nieces and nephews, extended family, former Defence Forces colleagues and friends.


May he Rest in Peace


Reposing at Anderson & Leahy's Funeral Home, Newbridge on Monday from 4 o'clock with prayers at 7 o'clock. Removal on Tuesday morning at 9.15 o'clock to arrive at Cill Mhuire, Ballymany for Mass at 10 o'clock. Funeral afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the O.NE. (Organisation of National Ex Servicemen). Donations box in the Church.




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Monday, 08 January 2018 10:37

Joe Touchstone (RIP)

 Post 24 has just learned of the passing of Joe Touchstone who served in 12th Bn Limerick and Clonmel, May he rest in Peace. Arrangements reposing at Mcmahon's funeral home Blackwater from 5.30 to 6.30 Monday night, removal to Meelick church. Funeral mass 11.30 Tuesday to Ballycannon cemetery.



Published in Death Notices
Thursday, 09 November 2017 15:09

The death has occurred of Billy Colbert

Borris Court

Following an accident on Tuesday, June 9th, 2015.

Published in Death Notices
Thursday, 09 November 2017 15:05

The death has occurred of Billy Allen

It is with deep sorrow that we have to inform of the passing of Billy Allen, from Post 20 Mullingar.

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