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Death Of Pat Ryan, Formerly Of Templederry, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary.

It is with the deepest regret that we learned of the death, today Tuesday 4th May 2021, of Mr Patrick (Pat) Ryan, Bayside, Sutton, Co. Dublin, formerly of Curreeny, Co. Tipperary, Templederry, Co.Tipperary and Killimor, Co. Galway.

Pre-deceased by his sister, Sr. Mary Therese and brothers, Sean and Tomás; Mr Ryan passed peacefully, at his place of residence, while surrounded by his loving family.

His passing is most deeply regretted by his loving wife Marie (nee Duggan), daughters Patrice and Annette, grandchildren Tom, Ada, Annie and May, sons-in-law Gerard and Gerry, sisters Sr. Catherine, Josephine, Sr. Eileen, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephew Larry, niece Siobhan, extended relatives, neighbours, friends and colleagues from An Post.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.

The funeral cortège, bearing the earthly remains of Mr Ryan, will leave his residence on Thursday morning at 11:40am, to repose for Requiem Mass at Bayside Parish Church of the Resurrection, Dublin 13, at 12:00 noon on Thursday May 6th, attended by family members only.
Requiem Mass will be followed by interment immediately afterwards in Killimor New Cemetery, Co. Galway, arriving at approximately 3:00pm.

For the many persons who would have liked to have attended the funeral service for Mr Ryan, but are unable to do so due to current coronavirus pandemic restrictions; same can be viewed online HERE.

[NB: Due to National Public Health Guidelines, regarding C-19 virus restrictions; those attending (limited to 25 family members), will continue to observe strict adherence to social distancing and face covering.]

The extended Ryan family wish to express their appreciation for your understanding at this difficult time and have made arrangements for those wishing to send messages of condolence, to use the link shown HERE.


Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.

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Death Of Michael Mc Gann, Formerly Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

It is with the deepest regret that we learned of the death, on Thursday 29th April 2021, of Mr Michael Mc Gann, Tramore, Co. Waterford and formerly of Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Pre-deceased by brothers Mattie and Tom, sisters Peggy, Mary, Eileen and Ann; Mr Mc Gann passed away unexpectedly.

His passing is most deeply regretted by his loving wife Ella, nephews, nieces, extended relatives, neighbours and friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.

A private family funeral will take place, in accordance with HSE and government current guidelines.

[NB: Due to National Public Health Guidelines, regarding C-19 virus restrictions; those attending (limited to 25 family members), will continue to observe strict adherence to social distancing and face covering.]

The extended Mc Gann family wish to express their appreciation for your understanding at this difficult time and have made arrangements for those wishing to send messages of condolence, to use the link shown HERE.


In ár gcroíthe go deo.

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Covid-19 Update: Tue. 4th May 2021 – 2 Deaths – 383 New Cases.

17 new cases of killer Covid-19 virus confirmed in Co. Tipperary in past 24 hours.

The Department of Health this evening has confirmed that there has been 2 further deaths caused by the Covid-19 pandemic; leaving the overall death toll, here in the Republic of Ireland, remaining at 4,908.

There have been 383 new additional virus cases reported here within the Irish Republic. This leaves the current total number of confirmed cases, since conception, at 250,672. There have been 5,881 virus cases confirmed here in Co. Tipperary, since the pandemic began, same figure relevant up to and including May 2nd, 2021.

In Northern Ireland, 83 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in the past 24 hours, with no further deaths reported.

Of the cases confirmed today, 79% were under the age of 45 years.

There have been 267 Covid-19 cases confirmed in Co. Tipperary within the last 14 days and 17 new cases confirmed in the same area, within the last 24 hours.

There are 144 people with Covid-19 remaining in hospital today, and of that number, 41 are in ICU’s, according to Ireland’s COVID-19 Data Hub.

Some 1,159,083 first doses of Covid-19 vaccines have now been administered here in Ireland up to April 30th, with 445,561 persons having received their second dose.

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Tony Holohan warned that the virus is still very active in the community and same remains a risk, particularly to people who have not yet been vaccinated.

Registration for Covid-19 vaccinations for people aged in their 50s is open from today. Those aged 59 are the first to be invited to register on the Health Service Executive’s online portal which can be viewed from HERE.

The total worldwide number of virus cases identified up to 5:00pm this evening, now stands at well over 153.67 million confirmed, with global deaths at well over 3.21million.

Please Do Continue To Behave Responsibly.

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4th Be With You On Star Wars Day.

What started out as an amusing pun on fan sites (May the fourth/force be with you) has become an annual international holiday. Today, May the 4th, is Star Wars day and here are some of the ways you and your family can celebrate It.

Watch a Star Wars Movie.

There are nine Star Wars movies and all nine are available to stream on Disney+. The acclaimed Star Wars movie franchise holds a special place for Ireland, with Star Wars Episode VII “The Force Awakens” (2015), Star Wars Episode VIII “The Last Jedi” (2017) and Star Wars Episode IX “The Rise of Skywalker” (2019), featuring key scenes filmed on location in Munster. If you aren’t sure which film to choose, why not pick one of the movies shot on Irish shores?

Access the Online Star Wars Activity Pack.

Starwars.com is the official home of Star Wars Day and by clicking HERE you can access this year’s free activity pack. The pack is full of coloring pages and puzzles to keep both young and old entertained.

Enjoy a Stars Wars Craft.

There are lots of creative and easy Stars Wars crafts to choose from this Star Wars Day. You could make a Drengir Plant Pot (click HERE), a Boba Fett Tissue Box (click HERE) or a Darth Maul Bookmark (click HERE).

Make a Star Wars Themed Snack.

Why not combine cooking and creativity to make a fun Stars Wars themed snack? There are lots of fun recipes to choose from including Yoda Pancakes (click HERE), Dianoga Spagetti Meatballs (click HERE) and Princess Leia Apple Snacks (click HERE).

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Covid-19 Update: Mon. 3rd May 2021 – No Deaths – 453 New Cases.

The Department of Health this evening has confirmed that there has been zero further deaths caused by the Covid-19 pandemic; leaving the overall death toll, here in the Republic of Ireland, remaining at 4,906.

There have been 453 new additional virus cases reported here within the Irish Republic. This leaves the current total number of confirmed cases, since conception, at 250,290.

Of the cases confirmed today, 78% were under the age of 45 years.

There have been 5,873 virus cases confirmed here in Co. Tipperary, since the pandemic began, same figure relevant up to and including May 1st, 2021.

There are 129 people with Covid-19 remaining in hospital today, and of that number, 40 are in ICU’s, according to Ireland’s COVID-19 Data Hub.

Some 1,146,562 first doses of Covid-19 vaccines have now been administered here in Ireland up to April 30th, with 445,326 persons having received their second dose.

Meanwhile, the Minister for Health Mr Stephen Donnelly has stated that he is expecting to receive options early this week on updating the vaccination roll-out plan, with the Cabinet set to meet in Dublin Castle tomorrow afternoon.

The total worldwide number of virus cases identified up to 5:00pm this evening, now stands at well over 152.97 million confirmed, with global deaths at well over 3.20 million.

This Holiday Weekend, Please Do Continue To Behave Responsibly.

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