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Death Of John Crowe Formerly Of Cloneyharp, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death yesterday, Wednesday 16th August 2017, of Mr John Crowe, Station Road, Dundrum, Co. Tipperary and formerly of Cloneyharp, Clonoulty, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Mr Crowe passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

Predeceased by his wife Nora, father Michael and mother Ellen his passing is most deeply regretted by his loving family; son Darren; daughter Michelle; and their partners Dave and Pamela; grandson Cillian; brothers Tom and Michael; sisters Mary, Teresa, Helen and Martina; father-in-law Billy (Perkins); mother-in-law Breda; brothers-in-law; sisters-in-law; nephews; nieces; extended relatives; neighbours, and friends.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mr Crowe will repose at Hayes’ Funeral Chapel, Clonoulty, on tomorrow, Friday, from 5.30pm to 8.00pm.

Arriving at the Church of St. John the Baptist, Clonoulty, Thurles, for Requiem Mass on Saturday at 12 noon, followed by interment immediately afterwards in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Tipperary.

Note Please: House private on Saturday morning.  Family flowers only, however donations in lieu, if desired, to South Tipperary Hospice.

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Death Of Liam Devaney, Hillview Drive, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death yesterday, Tuesday 15th August 2017, of Tipperary sporting legend Mr Liam Devaney, Hillview Drive, Thurles, Co. Tipperary, and formerly of Lower Main Street, Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

A prominent member of the celebrated Co. Tipperary hurling team that brought home the Liam MacCarthy Cup four times in five seasons and who personally held five All-Ireland hurling medals, Mr Devaney passed away, following a short illness yesterday; aged 82 years.

Mr Devaney first made his debut on the inter-county scene at the age of sixteen; then selected for the Tipperary Minor Team. Following two undefeated Championship Seasons, winning back-to-back All-Ireland Medals in 1952 and 1953, he was added to the Tipperary Senior Panel, during the 1954 Championship.

Over the course of the following fourteen seasons, Mr Devaney became one of Tipperary’s most versatile players, winning five All-Ireland Medals beginning in 1958, and followed by four further Championship wins in five seasons, between the years 1961 and 1965.

Mr Devaney also won eight Munster medals, eight National Hurling League medals and was named ‘Hurler of the Year’, in 1961. He played his last game for the Premier County (Tipperary) in October of 1968.

His passing yesterday is most deeply regretted by his beloved wife Hannie; daughters Siobhan, Louise, Carolanne, Valerie and Claire; son Seamus; grandchildren; great grandchild; family members; extended relatives, neighbours and a large circle of friends.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mr Devaney will repose at Kennedy’s Funeral Home, Borrisoleigh, Thurles, on Friday evening next, August 18th, from 5.00pm to 8.00pm.

Removal will take place to the Church of The Sacred Heart, Borrisoleigh, Thurles on Saturday August 19th, for Requiem Mass at 11.00am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in St. Brigid’s cemetery Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Note Please: Family flowers only, however donations, if desired, to the Irish Heart Foundation.

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Death Of Thomas Boilson, Horse & Jockey, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death today, Tuesday 15th August 2017, of Mr Thomas (Thos) Boilson, Kylenoe, Horse & Jockey, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Mr Boilson passed away peacefully today at University Hospital Limerick (UHL).

His passing is most deeply regretted by his brothers Willie and Andy (Paulie); sisters Kitty Long, Mary Cummins and Anne Clarke; brother-in-law; sister-in-law; nephews; nieces; extended relatives; neighbours, and a large circle of friends.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mr Boilson will repose at Devitt’s Funeral Parlour, Cashel on tomorrow, Wednesday, from 5.30pm with removal at 7.30pm to the Church of St Peter, Moycarkey, Thurles.

Requiem Mass will take place on Thursday at 11.30am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in the Old Cemetery, Moycarkey, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

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Death Of Ann O’Reilly, Littleton, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death today, Tuesday 15th August 2017, of Mrs Ann O’Reilly (née Cawley), No 1 Derrynaflan Avenue, Littleton, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Mrs O’Reilly passed away peacefully at her home following a long illness, while surrounded by her loving family.

Her Passing is most deeply regretted by her children; Gerard, Thomas, Kathleen, Brian, John, Julie, Christina, Martin, Damien and Jason; brothers John, Martin, Tom and Charlie; sisters Mary and Margaret; grandchildren; sons-in-law; daughters-in-law; partners-in-law; nephews; nieces; brothers-in-law; sisters-in-law; uncles; aunts; cousins; extended relatives; neighbours and friends.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Mrs O’Reilly will repose at Hugh Ryan’s Funeral Home, Slievenamon Road, Thurles on Wednesday, 16th August, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm, to arrive at the Church of Our lady and St. Kevin, Littleton, Thurles, at 7.30pm.

Requiem Mass will take place on Thursday, 17th August, at 11.30am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

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Death Of An tAthair Liam de Veale, Holycross, Thurles

It was with great sadness we learned of the death yesterday, Sunday 13th August 2017, of An tAthair (Fr.) Liam de Veale, St Patrick’s Missionary Society, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow; the Diocese of Eldoret, Kenya, and formerly Holycross, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Predeceased by his sisters Nóirín (Martin) and Eibhlin (Keogh); the passing of Fr. de Veale is most sadly missed by his sister Mairead (Ryan) (Littleton); his brothers Claus (Dublin) and Tomás (Holycross); his sisters-in-law Helen and Margaret; his brother-in-law Pat Ryan; his nieces and nephews; his grandnieces and grandnephews; extended relatives and his Society family.

Funeral Arrangements
The earthly remains of Fr. de Veale will repose at St. Patrick’s Missionary Society, Kiltegan, Co Wicklow, on tomorrow, Tuesday 15th of August, with removal to St. Patrick’s Chapel at 5.30 pm.

Funeral Mass will take place on Wednesday at 12.00 noon, followed by interment immediate afterwards in the Society Cemetery.

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