Obituaries: Waterford

Ahearne, Declan (Deag)
Another stalwart GAA man crossed the Great Divide last week with the death of Declan (Deag) Ahearne of Knockanore who gave a lifetime of priceless service to the local Shamrocks club.
19 April 2011

Ahearne, Sean
In truth there was a certain inevitability about the death on Wednesday of last week of Stradbally legend Sean Ahearne.
06 December 2011

As it Happened: Saturday Match Tracker
The Munster senior football championship replay was centre stage in today's action.
18 July 2015

Bannon, Jim
Although the Metropolis had been his dome for much more than forty years, Modeligo native Jim Bannon remained the truest of true Waterford men.
01 June 2007

Barrett, Rev Brother Anselm
Brother Anselm led full and happy life in Waterford
04 January 2011

Barron, John
When we laid John Barron to rest in Ballygunner cemetery last Wednesday we said goodbye to the greatest hurler the club has ever produced.
09 May 2008

Barron, John
It is always a sad occasion when a legend of hurling pass on and the death of John Barron after a long battle with illness was such but in John’s case it extended way beyond the wide circle of people in the GAA world who admired and respected him.
02 May 2008

Bennett, John
Bennett, John
27 September 2011

Black card rule=more scores
Statistics released by the GAA's Central Competitions Control Committee (CCCC) show that the average number of points scored per game in this year's football championship was 9.5 per cent higher than last year.
02 October 2014

Breen, Tom
The death occurred of Tom Breen, Christendom, who for over half a century was one of the stalwarts of the Ferrybank GAA Club. Tom was a former vice chairman. Served as selector on various teams and was joint President of the Club.
30 March 2007

Buckley, Bobby
It is with deep regret we record the death of Bobby Buckley, Ballynalahessara North, Clonea, Dungarvan which sad event occurred at Waterford Regional Hospital.
14 December 2007

Buckley, Denny 'Dinny'
It was, in every sense, what I expected it would be - a truly fitting, final, farewell to a Lismore hurling legend.
18 August 2009

Callinan, Fr Jack
I was a 10 year old altar boy in Butlerstown when I first met Fr Jack Callinan in 1971.
20 March 2012

Carey, Michael
Profound sorrow was occasioned by the death of Michael Carey, Moonlaun, who was a deservedly popular member of a long established local family.
20 March 2012

Carlow proposal to be discussed
Carlow's proposal for a new format to the All-Ireland SFC will be discussed at Central Council later this year.
07 August 2015

Casey, Paddy
Paddy Casey of Kilsteague, Annestown, who died aged 97 years, was one of the oldest citizens of our locality and the last surviving member of the ’old’ Kill football team of the ’20s and ’30s.
12 May 2006

Cashin, Margaret
Abbeyside GAA families bereaved
30 November 2010

Championship tweets: "Up the Dubs!!! It's time to celebrate"
The curtain came down on the 2015 inter-county gaelic football season yesterday and the Dubs are celebrating All-Ireland title number 25...
21 September 2015

Championship tweets: The Village celebrates
It's probably safe to assume that there is no shortage of sore heads around the country this morning following yesterday's club final schedule.
20 October 2014

Cheasty, Tom
The news that Tom Cheasty had died was received with much sadness throughout County Waterford and much further afield, by the survivors of the Cheasty hurling era.
14 August 2007

Clancy, Tomas
It is with sincere regret we record the passing of Tomas Clancy, Island, Stradbally, which sad event occurred recently at Care Choice Nursing Home.
01 January 2013

Cliffe, Larry
Shock waves reverted throughout the entire West Division at the news of the unexpected and untimely death of Larry Cliffe, a staunch and ultra loyal member of the St Mary’s/Sliabh gCua sisters clubs.

18 May 2007

Clifford, Michael
When Shakespeare wrote of all the world being a stage and each man in his lifetime playing many parts he might well have being talking about Michael Clifford of Baile na Muintera, Dunmore East in the Barony of Gaultier who passed away on Tuesday January 11th last in Waterford Regional Hospital
22 February 2011

Collins, John
When we heard in the Club of the death of our Honourary Life President Mr John Collins, it came as a great shock and a veil of sadness enveloped the Club.
26 August 2005

Connors, Mick
Sunday January 15 saw the passing of one of the real legends of the Irish Horse world. After a long illness borne with resignation and fortitude, Mick Connors one of our best loved and respected horsemen, died peacefully at his home in Pallas Stud, Woodstown, surrounded by his loving family. His death at the age of 84 years brought to an end one of the most distinguished and diverse careers we have ever seen in the world of the Irish Horse.
17 February 2006

Cooney, Jim
Jim Cooney, of Chiswick, West London, and formerly of Carrigahilla, Stradbally died peacefully on Tuesday 27th March 2007.
11 May 2007

Coughlan, Tommy
It is with feelings of profound regret we record the passing of Tommy Coughlan, Ballinard, Ballinacourty, which sad event occurred at his home on Friday, February 24, 2006, unexpectedly.
17 March 2006

Cunningham, Billy
We had all known for some time that Lismore’s Billy Cunningham was battling bravely for his life. Twenty years of illness however was finally taking its toll and it wasn’t unexpected when the news came that he had finally passed away.
16 June 2006

Curley, Mary
The death of Mary Curley on 27th April brought a peaceful end to a rich and full life lived in her beloved Tallow.
02 June 2011

Curran, John
A stalwart GAA man answered the final call last week when John curran, a proud native of Cappoquin but an equally proud adopted son of Dungarvan, died suddenly at his home in Comeragh Crescent in the Old Boro.
10 October 2008

Curran, Michael
We record with great sadness and regret the passing of Michael Curran at his residence, 19 Western Bay
19 June 2009

Curran, Michael
We record with great sadness and regret the passing of Michael Curran at his residence, 19 Western Bay.
09 June 2009

Dalton, Terry
Passing of a Dungarvan GAA stalwart - Terry Dalton
15 June 2010

Daniels, Bill
The death occurred at Waterford Regional Hospital, following a short illness of Bill Daniels, late of Lougdaheen.
20 July 2007

Darcy, Frank
The death took place in Bray of Mr Frank Darcy, a native of Passage East, where he lived until his late teens.
21 April 2006

Delahunty, John
The world of Waterford hurling remains the poorer following the death, on February 17 last, at Waterford Regional Hospital, of John Delahunty, Life Vice-President of Roanmore GAA club.
09 March 2010

Doran, Eoin
The parish of Camross was numbed by the untimely death of one of its most popular young men last week. 21 year old Eoin Doran drowned in the Waikato River whilst travelling around New Zealand with friends.
03 December 2008

Doyle, Pat
The sudden death of Garda Pat Doyle (54) has left his family, friends and work colleagues shocked and deeply saddened.
22 September 2008

Duffy: derogatory comments will now be dealt with
Paraic Duffy says disciplinary committees are "far more likely" to enforce the GAA's new ruling regarding derogatory comments from managers.
04 November 2014

Duggan, Betty
The sad news of the death of Betty Duggan (nee Bowers) reached Portlaw before Christmas. Betty died following a very short illness.
12 January 2007

Duggan, Paddy
Last Friday 6th January the club said its goodbyes and sad farewells to Paddy Duggan
17 January 2012

Duggan, Warren
It is with deep sadness and regret we record the passing of Warren Anthony Duggan, 14 Kilrush Park, Dungarvan which sad event occurred on Thursday August 11, 2011.
30 August 2011

Dunford, Tony
It is with a sense of deep sadness that we record the passing of Tony Dunford, Ballinacourty, Dungarvan which sad event occurred recently at the early age of 54 years.
15 February 2011

Enright, Dom
The ranks of the Waterford hurling heroes of 1957 who won Munster championship glory but agonisingly lost the All-Ireland final to the neighbouring Cats, have been further depleted by the death last week of Abbeyside's Dom Enright.
17 October 2008

Farrell, Joe
The death occurred of one of our former players and mentor, Joe Farrell.
28 October 2005

Farrell, Joe
It is with deep regret that we put on record the death of popular Bingo caller, Joe Farrell, Newport’s Square, Waterford, who died on Friday, October 21.
28 October 2005

Fitzgerald, Paddy
The death of Paddy Fitzgerald, late of Gerogestown and Kilrossanty, sees yet another member of the great Kill football team of the 50s to go to their eternal reward.
17 March 2006

Fitzgerald, Sean
It is with deep sadness and regret we record the sudden death of Sean Fitzgerald, Knockalahara, Cappoquin, and formerly of 5 Kilrush Par, Dungarvan, which sad event occured recently.
30 August 2011

Fitzgerald, Tom
2006 saw the passing of the De La Salle honoury club vice-president, Tom Fitzgerald. Tom was a native of Croom in County Limerick and when he joined the army before the war he was posted to Waterford where he made his home.
23 June 2006

Fives, Greg
We all knew in our heart of hearts that Greg Fives was not going to win what had become his final fight for survival. His illness was terminal, the destiny of his fate inevitable.
24 October 2008

Fives, Maureen
It was with great sadness and regret that we learned of the passing after a brief illness of Maureen Fives, 12 The Hermitage, Abbyside, and formerly of The Burgery, Abbyside, Dungarvan
04 August 2009

Flanagan, Nicholas
It is with sadness and deep regret that we put on record the passing of Nicholas (Nicky) Flanagan, 84 Cork Road, Waterford. Following an illness borne out with great dignity, courage and strength, Nicky passed away to his eternal reward at St. Patrick’s Hospital on Saturday March 26.
28 April 2005

Flavin, Paddy
It was over twenty five years ago, when following the Waterford hurlers was not as fashionable as it has become over the past ten or twelve years, that a challenge game between Waterford and Limerick took place on an inclement Saturday afternoon in January at a rural venue in county Limerick.
19 February 2013

Fleming, Andy
Prior to departing for Kilkenny on Sunday morning last, the not unexpected word came through that Andy Fleming had passed away peacefully in W.R.H. at the venerable age of 95 after a short illness.
07 April 2011

Fleming, Andy
Prior to departing for Kilkenny on Sunday morning last, the not unexpected word came through that Andy Fleming had passed away peacefully in W.R.H. at the venerable age of 95 after a short illness.
29 March 2011

Flynn, Jim
It is with sad regret we record the sudden passing of Jim Flynn, 49 Rockenham, Ferrybank, on Thursday July 12.
30 August 2007

Flynn, Joe
A part of the Abbeyside club itself died last week with the unexpected and untimely death of Joe Flynn.
20 September 2003

Flynn, John
It is with sadness and deep regret we record the death of John Flynn, Caheruane, Kill, who died at his residence on 13 May.
20 May 2005

Flynn, Johnny
The town of Lismore and indeed Lismore's Camogie enthusiasts were struck with great sadness on Wednesday morning last February 20th when the news broke that local man Johnny Flynn had passed away to his eternal rest on his way to work. Johnny was a great ambassador for camogie and will be greatly missed, especially Lismore camogie club, where he was a member for over 35 years.
26 February 2013

Flynn, Mick
The last 12 months for Kill GAA Club have been very sad and emotional, with yet another loss, as on Monday 4th June the curtain came down on the life of Mike Flynn, Kilbeg.
03 July 2012

Flynn, Mike
The last 12 months for Kill GAA Club have been very sad and emotional, with yet another loss, as on Monday 4th June the curtain came down on the life of Mike Flynn, Kilbeg. Like Noel Power, Paddy Duggan and Tommy Mooney before him, Mike answered our Lords call after a prolonged period of illness bourne with great courage and dignity. His remains were taken from his residence on Wednesday 7th June where they were greeted by members (past and present) of the club in a guard of honour, with the No. 13 jersey adoring his coffin, as his colleagues and team mates lifted him one last time to the altar. There, his great friend Martin Kennedy gave a fitting tribute to one of the stars of the great Kill team of the sixties. The following day he was buried in the family plot in the adjoining cemetery after 11am mass in front of a big crowd of family and friends.
03 July 2012

Flynn, Neddy
The death of Neddy Flynn of Kilbeg, aged 82, at Waterford Regional Hospital cast a veil of sadness throughout the entire parish.
10 March 2006

Foley, Joe
It is with sorrow and regret we record the death of Joe Foley, 10, St. Patricks’ Crescent, Dungarvan. Born on 17th March 1926, Joe worked at many jobs as a young man, before joining the staff of Power’s Brewery where he remained for many years as a driver.
18 November 2005

Forristal, John
John Forristal R.I.P
12 October 2010

Forristal, John
It is with deep sadness we record the death of well known John Forristal of Abbey Park, Ferrybank who passed away on Tuesday morning last October 5.
12 October 2010

Franklin, John (Johnnie)
It is with profound regret we record the passing of John (Johnnie) Franklin, 17 An Rosan, Ballinroad, Dungarvan, which sad event occurred on Sunday, 3rd November 2013.
03 December 2013

GAA/Basketball crossover programme
For many years, GAA players have turned to soccer and rugby to keep up their fitness levels over the winter, but they are now finding that basketball is of more benefit to them during the off-season.
23 September 2015

Galvin, Nellie
Another great GAA stalwart in the person of Nellie Galvin of Portlaw answered the final call leaving a void within the tannery town community that won’t be easily filled.
19 November 2006

Geoghegan, Jimmy
In any era Jimmy Geoghegan will lay justifiable claim to being among the greatest of the great Lismore hurling clubmen
03 July 2012

Geoghegan, Jimmy
In any era Jimmy Geoghegan will lay justifiable claim to being among the greatest of the great Lismore hurling clubmen.
03 July 2012

Get your diary out: the 2015 GAA Master fixture list for intercounty games
The GAA have released the master fixture list for 2015.
12 November 2014

Hallahan, Mossie
Although news of the passing last week of Mossie Hallahan had not been entirely unexpected, the death of this great GAA stalwart has cast a deep gloom over the entirety of Deise Gaeldom.
08 June 2010

Halley, Alan
It is with deep regret and sadness that we write of the unexpected passing of Alan Halley, Doon, Ballinamult which occurred recently at the all too early age of twenty-six years.
31 May 2004

Hammond, Tosh
The unexpected death on Christmas Day of popular Hillview resident, "Tosh’ Hammond, cast a shadow of profound sadness over the holiday period for a very wide circle of friends and acquaintances.
31 January 2005

Hannigan, Alan (Egg)
The friends were legion who learned with a deep numbing sense of grief of the passing on Friday July 12, following an illness borne with dignity and immense courage of Alan (Egg) Hannigan, formerly of Kennedy Park, Tramore
23 July 2013

Hanrahan, Denis
It is difficult to express in mere words the sense of sadness and loss that the tragic death of Eastern Board Secretary Denis Hanrahan had had on the GAA fraternity the length and breath of our county and indeed beyond.

02 May 2008

Hayes, Mick
Former Waterford hurler, Mick Hayes of Butlerstown, who started at left half back in the county’s All-Ireland winning team of 1948, passed away.
31 August 2003

Houlihan, Johnny
Johnny Houlihan would have been in Semple Stadium had fate not intervened with such tragic and unexpected suddenness.
31 July 2004

Hourigan, Paddy
’Ni bheidh a leitheid aris ann’ might well sum up the esteem in which Paddy Hourigan was held by his family, friends and neighbours. Paddy, who was a native of Old Parish, passed away in April at Waterford Regional Hospital.
18 April 2008

Introduction of new playing rules deferred
At the recent GAA Congress, a number of changes were made to the playing rules of football and hurling, including the introduction of the 'one-on-one penalty' and advantage rule in hurling.
23 March 2015

Jones, Billy
When you talk of GAA legends - and gentlemen - the name of Billy Jones is one that will spring readily to mind.
28 March 2008

Kenneally, Jackie
Monday, November 29 brought the sad news of the passing of Jackie Kenneally, Skehacrine, Abbeyside, at Dungarvan Community Hospital
21 December 2010

Kennedy, Gerry
It is with deep regret that we record the death of Mr Gerry Kennedy, 45 Gracedieu Road, Waterford. Aged 62 years, he passed away suddenly while attending a funeral of a relative, far too early for his family and friends.
17 March 2006

Kennedy, Tom 'Gum'
The death on August 13th of Tom Kennedy, saw another of the club's stalwart called home to the great playing field in the heavens.
05 October 2010

Kiely, Jim 'Tiger'
The tragic news when it broke last Friday morning that Jim 'Tiger' Kiely of Abbeyside and Ballinacourty fame had crossed the Great Divide was received with virtual disbelief.
15 March 2011

Kiely, John
Another stalwart GAA man answered the Final Call. John Kiely Snr. of Ballingown was a Kilrossanty (and Waterford) man through and through.
15 September 2006

Kiely, Michael
Feelings of great sadness and deep regret were expressed at the recent passing of Michael Kiely, Ballytrisnane, Old Parish, which sad event occurred at the Bon Secours Hospital, Cork after a short duration of illness.
16 September 2005

Kirwan, Patrick 'Podger'
There was great sadness in the club when we learned of the sad and untimely passing of Patrick 'Podger' Kirwan. Podger played formally Mollerans teams during the 70s.
19 February 2013

Kirwan, Tony
The whole community in Ballyduff Lower was saddened to hear of the death of Mr. Tony Kirwan, late of Knockaderry.
09 November 2010

Lalor, Mary
It is with profound sadness and sense of loss that we record the passing of Mary Lalor, 12 Walsh’s Place Kilmacthomas, on Tuesday, 26th September, 2006.
03 November 2006

Lawlor, Patrick
It is with deep and sincere regret that we record the tragic death of Patie Lawlor, late of Hillside Crescent, Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford, which took place in Thursday, January 26, 2006. His untimely death represents a great loss to his community and his colleagues. The greatest loss of all is to his family and many saddened relations and friends.
17 February 2006

Lawlor, Patrick
Widespread regret and sadness has been occasioned by the death of Patrick Lawlor, late of Cathal Brugha Street, Waterford.
31 October 2008

Lennon, Kieran
Abbeyside GAA families bereaved
30 November 2010

Lennon, Kieran
Late Kieran Lennon
14 December 2010

Lennon, Oliver
The run up to the Christmas festivities, is normally a period of joy and cheer, was suddenly darkened by the death of much loved local man Oliver Lennon. Although he had been ill for a short time his passing was the cause of much sadness in the area.
22 December 2006

Lyons, Eugene
Our great friend Eugene Lyons passed to his eternal reward after bravely battling a long illness. Eugene (although a former senior hurler with our neighbours Roanmore) had over the past ten years become a valuable member of our juvenile section.
01 June 2007

Lyons, Michael
I was out of the country on a recent weekend when telephone call confirmed the death of Dungarvan's Michael 'Mikeen' Lyons.
02 December 2008

Maher, Diarmaid
The funeral has taken place of Diarmaid Maher, the former Fulham Irish GAA player and model.
23 February 2013

Mansfield, Michael
Michael (Mick) Mansfield,92 Cork Road, Waterford, who died peacefully at St. Patrick's Hospital, Waterford on Sunday August 1, 2010, was the youngest of seven children born to Jim and Hannah Mansfield, Newtown, Kilmacthomas, on October 3, 1921.
01 August 2010

McGrath, Donal
It was with deep regret that members of the Kill GAA club learned of the death of Donal McGrath as a result of a mountaineering accident on St. Patrick’s Day. Donal, a very experienced climber, had travelled to Wales with a group from the Comeragh Mountaineering Club to climb Snowdon, the highest peak in Great Britain. The accident happened shortly after their descent and Donal died as a result of a head injury.
31 March 2006

McGrath, Mary
It is with deep regret that we report the death of Mrs Mary McGrath, late of Farranalahesery, Georgestown,Kill who passed away on Thursday last following an illness.
31 January 2012

McKenna, John
Those of us of a certain age vintage will have known John McKenna well. A lifelong member of the Brickey Rangers club, the man from Carriglea regarded the ’Brickeys’ as part and parcel of living and of life itself.
30 September 2007

Moore, Pat
It is with a heavy heart we write on the passing of twenty-three your old Pat Moore, Ballinamuck, Dungarvan whose death occurred recently while holidaying near the city of Tampere in Finland.
30 August 2007

Moore, Pat
All of Deise gaeldom has been shocked and saddened at the tragic death in a drowning accident in Finland of twenty-two year-old Pat Moore, son of Pat and Marie of Ballinamuck, Dungarvan, a family steeped in the GAA tradition.
03 August 2007

Morrissey, Tony
When Waterford played Cork in the Munster senior hurling final here in Semple Stadium just eleven months ago one of the most active people involved with our back room team was the legendary Tony Morrissey who as county Treasurer had been very closely involved with the panel and team management and is said to have never missed one training session during his years as Treasurer.
30 June 2005

Moylan, Nan
In her 100th year Nan Moylan of Dr. Caseyville, Dungaran, widow of the late Waterford hurling legend, Christy, passed peacefully away in the early hours of last Friday day morning.
10 May 2011

Moylan, Nora
It is with deep sadness we record the passing of Nora Moylan, 55 Caseyville, Dungarvan which sad event occurred recently at Dungarvan Community Hospital.
24 May 2011

Mulcahy, Paul
It is with immense sadness and regret that we record the tragic death of Paul Mulcahy, Dun Daingean, Ballyknock Lower, Dungarvan which sad event occurred recently. Paul left his family home early on Sunday morning, June 30th, to participate in what was to be just another day's rallying.
30 July 2013

Murphy, Darren
The nine year old city boy who tragically lost his life in a drowning accident in Tramore is to be honoured in the coming months by the city GAA Club with whom he was a dedicated and talented underage player.
19 August 2005

Murphy, Eddie
The recent passing of Eddie Murphy was cause for much sadness amongst those that came in contact with him over the course of his life. Of a rather quiet disposition, Eddie kept a low profile.
31 May 2011

Murphy, Eileen
The death occurred on January 8 of Eileen Murphy, Coole, Ballysaggart, Co Waterford. The late Eileen (nee Kenneally) was formerly of Ballinabrook, Mitchelstown.
23 January 2014

Murphy, Eileen
The death occurred on January 8 of Eileen Murphy, Coole, Ballysaggart, Co Waterford. The late Eileen (nee Kenneally) was formerly of Ballinabrook, Mitchelstown.
23 January 2014

Murphy, John A
On Wednesday morning last a bright light went out in Irish journalism with the passing of John A (Johnny Murphy) following a brief illness.
19 February 2013

Murray, John
The passing of John Murray of Ballydermody, Fenor and formerly of Ballycroddick, Dunhill was received with widespread regret by his family, many friends and neighbours.
30 November 2004

Nagle, Jim
The death took place in the very early hours of last Sunday of Jim Nagle whose son James has been a regular member of the Waterford senior hurling panel for a number of years and has never let the side down when called upon by management and selectors.
14 August 2012

O'Meara, John
It is with regret we record the sudden death of John O'Meara, Newrath on Sunday last, May 3. Youngest son John and Anne O'Meara he was born in Ferrybank in 1928 and grew up on th Rockshire Road.
12 May 2009

O’Brien, Michael ’Sonny’
When we sent ’Sonny’ O’Brien best wishes here, we didn’t expect at the time he would be taken from us so quickly. While Sonny was laid to rest club members formed a guard of honour as they paid their last respects and his coffin was draped in the colours of his club he had served so faithfully.
09 February 2006

O’Donnell, Liam
The 21 year old former Waterford minor hurler died tragically in a road traffic accident near Kilmeaden.
22 November 2003

O’Regan Thomas
We learned with great sadness of the passing of Tom O’regan at Waterford Regional Hospital, of Thomas (Tom) O’Regan, 5, Boreenatra, Dungarvan. Tom was 74 years of age and was predeceased by his parents Johnny and Kathleen, brother Laurence O’regan and daughter Mary.
27 October 2006

O’Regan, Brian
It was with great sadness that the news broke of the tragic loss of club member Brian O’Regan, his wife Johanne and baby daughter Niamh in a house fire which gutted their home. Brian was a plying member of Butlerstown GAA club for some years.
16 June 2006

O’Riordan, Tom
Death of Geraldines Legend
30 September 2004

O’Sullivan, Sonny
Sonny was born and reared within a GAA environment and within a family that was to make an indelible mark on the Association in our county. He would have been ninety three in a few months time had not the Grim Reaper called him ashore, and he lived all of those nine decades plus to the full.
12 January 2007

O'Brien, Seamus
The unexpected death of Seamus O'Brien Murphy Place, Abbeyside on the 29th May which occurred at his residence shocked, and saddened his family and many friends.
02 July 2013

O'Connor, Johnny
The late Johnny O'Connor RIP
04 November 2010

O'Connor, Johnny
They came from the four corners of the country and beyond on a bitingly cold, wet, and windy autumnal day to bid a final farewell to Abbeyside's Johnny O'Connor
09 November 2010

O'Hara, Peter
With a deep sense of regret and sadness we record the untimely death of one of Dunhill's greatest supporters, Peter O'Hara. Peter died in his beloved home surrounded by his loving family on Monday March 28th.
12 April 2011

O'Riordan, Fr. Tim
After achieving an incredible amount in his short life and always for the benefit of others, a passionate and dedicated parish priest passed away leaving the parishes of Abbeyside, Ballinroad and Garranbane in mourning.
17 December 2013

O'Rourke taken to task on twitter
Colm O'Rourke's Sunday Independent column ruffled quite a few feathers on social media yesterday.
20 October 2014

One Kerry player on 2014 International Rules squad
David Moran is All-Ireland champions Kerry's sole representative on the International Rules squad, which has been named this morning.
28 October 2014

Ormonde, Delia
Delia Ormonde of New Street, Lismore, who passed peacefully away last week at the fine age of ninety one, was mother of former county hurling star Michael "Ducky" Ormonde who for so long served the Deise with considerable distinction as a lethal scoring forward.
17 January 2012

Ormonde, Michael (Ducky)
He would have graced any team-club or county-in any era. That's how good Lismore's Michael "Ducky" Ormonde was in his hurling hey day and as the county at large is still trying to come to terms with the unexpectedness of his death the many tributes that have poured in from literally every quarter have been as generous as they have been ever so richly deserved.
14 August 2012

Partridge, Dougie
There was widespread sadness in Tramore G. A. A. circles and beyond throughout the wider community at the passing of William Douglas Partridge last week at the end of a battle bravely fought against a terminal illness diagnosed just last Summer.
27 November 2012

Phelan, Sean
The death took place on Monday March 28 at WRH of Mr. Sean Phelan, Knockboy, Ballygunner who was 74 years old.
05 April 2011

Phelan, Jenny
For those of us who knew and befriended Jenny Phelan of St. Patrick’s Terrace, Abbeyside, her untimely passing last weekend is a very grievous loss.
25 April 2008

Phelan, Rev. Canon William
The death occurred recently of the Very Rev. Canon William Phelan, No. 11 The Orchard, Dungarvan. Canon Phelan was the son of the late Thomas and Mary Phelan (nee Flynn) of Carriganure, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford.
30 November 2004

Power, John
Those of us who knew and befriended John "Baukey" Power can consider ourselves the lucky ones.
28 March 2005

Power, John
On Thursday morning last we said a sad goodbye to one of our longest serving and most dedicated club men. John O'Crough as he will always be lovingly remembered by us was a man who suffered throughout his life. Throughout all of his trials and tribulations John never moaned or complained.
29 May 2012

Power, Matthew
We learned with deep regret and sadness of the recent passing of Matthew (Mattie) Power, 23 McCarthyville, Abbeyside, which sad event took place at Waterford Regional Hospital
26 September 2008

Power, Ned
One of the great hurling goalkeepers of his generation, Waterford’s Ned Power died peacefully at his home at Willowbrook, Tallow, after a protracted illness. He was aged seventy eight.
30 November 2007

Power, Noel
A sense of shock and sadness prevailed throughout the area last Wednesday morning, 30th March, when news broke of the death of Noel Power, Kilbeg.
19 April 2011

Power, Patrick
It is with profound sadness that we mourn the passing of Pat "Bolivar" Power, Kilronan, Butlerstown. Pat was born to Molly and Larry Power at Shagan, Butlerstown, 84 years ago. He attended Butlerstown National School and when he was fourteen he left, as most lads did at the time, and went to work.
20 May 2005

Quarry, Mary (Maimie)
Another stalwart GAA woman has gone to her eternal reward in the person of Mary (Maimie) Quarry, Kilrush, Dungarvan who was in her 98th year.
03 August 2007

Queally, Annmarie
It is with deep sadness and regret we record the death of Miss Annmarie Queally, Granan Lower, Kilmacthomas who died following a tragic road accident on Sunday 5th October. Annmarie was the young age of 23 years when taken from her son, Jack, who she loved and had only a short time of two years with.
25 October 2003

Quinn, Patsy
The news when it came last week was not exactly unexpected for most of us, but at the age of sixty three how tragically untimely Patsy Quinn's death has been.
14 September 2010

Reade, Larry
There was deep sadness throughout the area when it was learned of the untimely death of Larry Reade. Larry gave his life to the GAA with St Mollerans and Carrick Swans
12 April 2011

Reade, Paul
County Waterford, and in particular the Passage East area, was thrown into a further state of mourning last week, with two sudden deaths occurring in the same week as the tragic deaths of the three Bolger brothers.
18 June 2013

Rheinisch, Julian
A Dungarvan and indeed a Waterford GAA Legend, the great Julian Rheinisch, passed away last week in his adopted Dublin at the age of ninety seven.
26 April 2011

Rheinisch, Patrick Julian
It is with deep sorrow and regret that we record the passing of one of Dungarvan's most loyal sons, Patrick Julian Rheinisch, Malahide Road, Dublin and Harbour View, Dungarvan.
10 May 2011

Skehan, Richard
It is with feelings of profound regret we record the death of Richard (Richie) Skehan, Cahernaleague, Ballinamult, which sad event took place recently following a short duration of illness.
23 May 2008

Spratt, Bill
After an illness of not much more than a few weeks duration one of the all time great footballers associated with the Brickey Rangers Club, Bill Spratt passed peacefully way at Cork University Hospital last Wednesday. He was 72.
14 June 2011

Sweeney, John
The death occurred recently of Mr John Sweeney, of 5 The Orchard, Kingsmeadow, Waterford.
30 December 2008

Toomey, Pat
There was great sadness in the Club and throughout the town with the untimely death of Pat Toomey, Bay View, last weekend.
11 December 2012

Trayeas, Seamus
Profound sorrow was occasioned by the passing of Seamus Trayers, Ard na Mara, Old Waterford Road, Tramore, formerly of Oranmore, Co. Galway, who was pre-deceased by his wife,Joan, and his son, Eamonn.
11 December 2012

Troy, Paddy
I was greatly saddened to learn of the death of Paddy "Lefter" Troy, a hurling artist who wore the black and red of Ballygunner and the white and blue of Waterford with such skillful distinction over a number of years.
18 January 2008

Veale, Michael
It is with feelings of great sadness we record the death of Michael ’Dyke’ Veale, Carrick Road, Leamybrien, which occurred on the 26th July, 2006, at Waterford Regional Hospital.

04 August 2006

Veale, Michael
It is with feelings of great sadness we record the death of Michael ’Dyke’ Veale, Carrick Road, Leamybrien, which occurred on the 26th July, 2006, at Waterford Regional Hospital.
04 August 2006

Walker, Robbie
It is with sincere feelings of sadness and regret that we mark the recent passing of Robbie Walker, aged 50, who died suddenly after taking ill March 8 at his residence at Ard na Groi, Tramore, Co. Waterford.
23 March 2010

Walsh, Davy
Davy Walsh passed away, aged 81 years, was a long time member of the Kill GAA club.
31 March 2006

Walsh, Eileen
Another great GAA family suffered bereavement with the passing of Eileen Walsh, wife of Waterford’s All-Ireland winning captain in 1959, the legendary Frankie.
24 August 2007

Walsh, Francie
The death occurred last week of MrFrancie Walsh Queen Street in WRH.
16 April 2013

Walsh, Frankie
The passing of Frankie Walsh last Friday week was greeted with shock and sadness by hurling people throughout Waterford and beyond. Waterford's All-Ireland winning captain of 1959 had been struck down suddenly and unexpectedly one week before Christmas and had lain in a coma up to the time of his passing.
08 January 2013

Walsh, Jim
A great sense of shock and loss was felt in Ferrybank and indeed Waterford city recently with the sad news that Jim Walsh, age 70, had lost his brief but brave battle with cancer.
17 February 2009

Walsh, Maimie
ON WHAT was a very sad week for Déise Gaeldom the tragic death of Mary (Maimie) Walsh of Glendallign shocked and saddened not just the entire county but the country as a whole.
Maimie was wife of one of the legends of Kilrossanty football, Pa Walsh, who with brothers Tom and Noel were stalwarts in every Kilrossanty and Waterford senior football team for nigh on a generation.
13 December 2004

Walsh, Tom
For more years than I would ever care to remember genial Tom Walsh of Ballymacarbry---and by addendum the Fourmilewater GAA club---was the ever present man in charge of the 'kitty' for the Western Board.
26 June 2012

Walsh, Tom
For more years than I would ever care to remember genial Tom Walsh of Ballymacarby- and by addendum the Fourmile GAA club- was the very present man in charge of the "kitty" for the Western Board.
26 June 2012

Walsh, Willie
With feelings of great regret and sadness we write on the passing of Wille Walsh, Kilgobbin Road, Sandyford, Dublin and formerly of Coolnagour, Dungarvan which took place at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin after an illness that was borne bravely and with true Christian fortitude.

22 December 2006

Warren, Niall
He fought the good fight bravely, just as he did every time he pulled on the red and black Ballygunner jersey in championship battle.
27 September 2011

Whelan, Sean
With feelings of great sadness we write of the much regretted passing of at his residence last week of Sean Whelan, Kilcooney, Ballinamult who was widely known through the county and beyond and who was held in the highest esteem by all.
30 September 2007