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Death Of Tommy Hickey, Late Of Kilcommon, Upperchurch, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death yesterday, Tuesday 18th July 2017, of Mr Tommy Hickey, Rearcross, Newport, Co. Tipperary and late of Cummerbeg, Kilcommon, Upperchurch, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Mr Hickey passed away peacefully, while in the loving care of the Lakes Nursing Home, Killaloe, Co. Clare.

Brother of the late Johnny, Jimmy, Mary, Paddy and Norrie, the passing of Mr Hickey is most deeply regretted by his brothers and sister Billy, Martin, Kitty and Joe; sisters-in-law Mary and Breda; nephews; nieces; grandnephews; grandnieces; extended relatives; neighbours and friends.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mr Hickey will repose on Saturday evening next at Our Lady Queen of Peace Funeral Home, Kilcommon from 6.00pm, with removal at 9.00pm to St. Patrick’s Church, Kilcommon.

Requiem Mass will take place on Sunday morning at 11.00am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in the New Cemetery, Rearcross, Newport, Co. Tipperary.

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Death Of Laurence Keane, Kennedy Park, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death yesterday, Sunday 16th July 2017, of Mr Laurence (Larry) Keane, Kennedy Park, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

The passing of Mr Keane is most deeply regretted by his loving wife Carmel; daughter Carol (McGuigan); son-in-law Noel; grandson Shane; sister Kathleen; brothers-in-law; sister-in-law; nephews; nieces; extended relatives; neighbours and friends.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mr Keane will repose at Hugh Ryan’s Funeral Home, Slievenamon Road, Thurles on tomorrow, Tuesday 18th July, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm, to arrive at the Church of St. Joseph and St. Brigid, Church, Bothar na Naomh, Thurles at 8.00pm.

Requiem Mass will be held on Wednesday 19th July at 10.00am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Moyne Road, Thurles.

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Death Of Martin Esmonde, Moyne, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death today, Sunday 16th July 2017, of Mr Martin Esmonde, Moyne, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mr Esmonde will repose in Grey’s Funeral Home, Templemore, on tomorrow, Monday evening, from 5.00pm to 8.00pm.  Removal from his residence will take place on Tuesday morning to St. Mary’s Church, Moyne, Thurles.

Requiem Mass will be held on Tuesday at 11.30am, followed immediately afterwards by interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Note Please: House private Tuesday morning. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to North Tipperary Hospice Movement.

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New Clerical Appointments In Cashel / Emly Archdiocese

Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly has appointed four new Parish Priests (P.P.) in the Archdiocese of Cashel and Emly.  In total 14 new appointments have been made as part of diocesan changes, expected to come into effect as and from Saturday 12th August 2017.

Parishes within the Archdiocese.

Current Thurles Administrator (Adm.), Very Rev. Fr. Martin Hayes has been appointed Director for Pastoral Planning and Development for the Archdiocese.

Returning again to the Thurles Parish as P.P. will be Rev. Fr James Purcell, who will be joined by Rev. Fr Joe Walsh, latter who has been appointed as Chaplain to the new Mary Immaculate 3rd level College, on the former St. Patrick’s Campus, here in Thurles.

Other new appointments include:-  Rev. Fr. Tom Fogarty who has been appointed Parish Priest (P.P.) to Moycarkey, Littleton & Two-Mile-Borris; Rev. Fr. Celsus Tierney, Adm. Holycross & Ballycahill to be P.P. of Holycross & Ballycahill, replacing the late Fr Tom Breen, who passed away recently. Fr. Tierney has also been appointed as Diocesan Director for World Mission Ireland.

In other appointments, Fr. Gerard Hennessy Catholic Curate (C.C.) Thurles will move as P.P. of Borrisoleigh & Ileigh; Rev. Fr. Tomas O’Connell will move to the neighbouring parish of Loughmore as Adm., and Rev. Fr. Liam Everard will move to Fethard and Killusty as P.P..

Rev Fr. Joseph Tynan has been appointed Diocesan Director for Communications, while Fr. Dominic Meehan will become Diocesan Director for Trocaire, and Fr. Sean Fennelly, C.C. will become Adm. for Knockainey and Patrickswell.

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Death Of George Ivers, Fennor, Urlingford, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death today, Saturday 15th July 2017, of Mr Georgie Ivers, Fennor, Urlingford, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Mr Ivers passed away peacefully at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

His passing is most deeply regretted by his heartbroken wife Mary-Ann; his adoring family Mary, Thomas ,William, George, Therese, John and Joan; their partners; grandchildren; great grandchildren; brothers in law; sisters in law; uncles; aunts; nieces; nephews; extended relatives and a wide circle of friends.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mr Ivers will repose at his residence on tomorrow, Sunday from 2.00pm with Rosary at 8.00pm.

His removal will take place on Monday morning to the Church of The Sacred Heart, Gortnahoe, Thurles, Co. Tipperary. Requiem Mass will be held at 11.30am., followed by interment immediately afterwards in the Good Shepherd Cemetery.

Note Please: House private on Monday morning. Family flowers only. However donations, if desired, to Tipperary Hospice, Twinlight Nursing Services and Irish Cancer Society.

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