It is with great sadness we learned of the death today, Sunday 16th October 2016, of Mr Mickey (The Rattler) Byrne, No. 54, Moyne Road, Thurles, Co. Tipperary
Predeceased by his loving wife Mary, daughters Bridget and Marie; the Tipperary hurling legend and Thurles Sarsfields GAA Club’s Honorary President Mr Byrne passed away peacefully this morning, aged 93 years.
His passing is most deeply regretted by his loving sons Paul, Martin, Dixie, Chanel, Sean (Raz) and Noel; daughter Ena; brother Dinny; sister Gertie (Cooke); sons-in-law; daughters-in-law; grandchildren; great grandchildren; brothers-in-law; sisters-in-law; nephews; nieces; relatives; the GAA community; neighbours and a wide circle of friends.
The earthly remains of Mr Byrne will repose at Thurles Sarsfields Social Centre, Semple Stadium, Thurles, on Tuesday evening next (October 18th), from 4.00pm to 8.00pm.
His body will arrive at the Cathedral of The Assumption, Thurles, on Wednesday morning, October 19th at 10.15am for Funeral Mass at 11.00am. Interment will take place after Mass in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Moyne Road, Thurles, Co Tipperary.
Note: Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Thurles Community Hospital of the Assumption.
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.