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Death Of John Mooney, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

It was with sadness that we learned of the death yesterday, Tuesday 18th February 2020, of Mr John Mooney, Ballinure, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Predeceased by his daughters Aileen and Jean; the passing of Mr Mooney is most deeply regretted by his loving family; his wife Christine; son Noel; daughters Marie, Triona, Sinead and Louise; sons-in-law; daughter-in-law; his 14 grandchildren; brothers; sister; brother-in-law; sisters-in-law; nieces; nephews; extended relatives; neighbours and friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements

The earthly remains of Mr Mooney will lie in repose at O’Connell’s Funeral Home, Pike St, Crosscannon, Killenaule, Thurles, on tomorrow evening, Thursday February 20th, from 4:30pm to 7:00pm, to arrive at St. Mary’s Church, Killenaule, Thurles, at 7:30pm.
Funeral Mass will take place on Friday morning, February 21st, at 11:30am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in Ballinure Cemetery, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.

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Firearm Discharged At House In Killenaule, Thurles

Thurles Gardaí are appealing for information following the discharge of a firearm in the Killenaule area early this morning.

The incident is understood to have taken place shortly after midnight, when a single shot was fired at a house just off St. Mary’s Road, in the Rathroe Terrace area of Killenaule village, near Thurles in Co Tipperary .

Unconfirmed reports indicate that possibly a dark coloured vehicle, with possibly two men on board was observed leaving the incident scene.

Thurles Gardaí are today appealing for witnesses to contact them at Tel: 0504 25100; the Garda Confidential Line on Tel: 1800 666 111 or indeed any Garda Station.

Thankfully no one was injured in the incident.

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Death Of Eileen Lanigan, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

It is with sadness that we learned of the death today, Tuesday 18th February 2020, of Mrs Eileen Lanigan (née O’Keeffe), St Anne’s, Cormackstown, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Predeceased by her husband Jackie, daughters in law Rosie and Sharon; Mrs Lanigan passed away peacefully, while in the care of the staff of the Community Hospital of the Assumption, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Her passing is most deeply regretted by her loving family; sons Hughie, Pajo, Tony and Sean; grandchildren Lee, Callum, Melissa, Stevie, Patrick, Seanie, Mark, Conor, Jack, Brian, Darren and Danny; daughters in law Louise and Paula; sisters Peggy (Ryan), Pat (Ryan) and Mary (Cullinane); brothers in law; sisters in law; nephews; nieces; extended relatives; neighbours and friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements

The earthly remains of Mrs Lanigan will lie in repose at Hugh Ryan’s Funeral Home, Slievenamon Road, Thurles, on Thursday evening, February 20th, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
Arriving at Holycross Abbey on Friday morning, February 21st, at 11:00am for Requiem Mass at 11:30am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h-anam dílis.

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Cannabis Grow House Located In Tipperary Attic

Cannabis Sativa

A man in his 30’s has been arrested following the discovery of a cannabis grow house at a property in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.

Cannabis herb and plants with an estimated street value of some €28,500 have now been seized.

We understand that the search was undertaken by Gardaí from the Clonmel area yesterday evening, at about 4:30pm, with officers having obtained a search warrant for the house situated on the north side of the town.

It was here that officers state that they located a sophisticated grow house in the roof space of the building, which contained 35 plants believed to be cannabis.

Amongst the items also seized by Gardaí were grow lamps, heaters and fans.

The male arrested at the scene has been released without charge and a file will now be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecution.

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Death Of Mary Fahey, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

It was with sadness that we learned of the death yesterday, Saturday 15th February 2020, of Mrs Mary Fahey (née Bourke) Ballinlonty, Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Predeceased by her husband Michael; Mrs Fahey passed away peacefully at her home, while in her 97th year.

Her passing is most deeply regretted by her loving sons Martin, Ricky and Seamus; daughters Marian, Joan and Josie; grandchildren; sister Peg Manning; daughters-in-law Geraldine and Thérese; sons-in-law Andy and Peter; nieces; nephew; extended relatives; neighbours and many friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements

The earthly remains of Mrs Fahey will lie in repose at her home (E41 TC04) on Monday evening next from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.
Removal will take place on Tuesday morning to St. Mary’s Church, Drom for Requiem Mass at 11:30am, followed by interment immediately afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h-anam dílis.

Note Please: House private on Tuesday morning.

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