Obituaries: Wicklow

Allen, Ben
Another link with the glory years of Donard Football was severed with the death of Ben Allen.
30 October 2007

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

As it Happened: Saturday Match Tracker
All roads led to Croke Park this weekend as the first two of the NFL finals took place.
23 April 2016

As it Happened: Sunday Match Tracker
It may be Lá na gClubanna but there was one game on today's fixture list and that is the Allianz NHL Division 1 final replay.
08 May 2016

As it happened: Sunday Match Tracker
Welcome to what was the final round of fixtures in this year's National Hurling League.
20 March 2016

As it Happened: Sunday Match Tracker
There was action from both the National hurling and football leagues this afternoon.
06 March 2016

As it Happened: Sunday Match Tracker
Welcome to what was the second part of our weekend live match tracker as we continued the action in the National Hurling League today.
21 February 2016

As it happened: Sunday Match Tracker
The last of the penultimate round of the Allianz NFL matches were down for decision this afternoon.
27 March 2016

As it Happened: Sunday Match Tracker
There was action once again in both codes today as counties continued their battle for supremacy in their respective leagues.
13 March 2016

Barnes, Jimmy
Wicklow lost one of its great workers with the death of Jimmy Barnes of Tinahely last week. Jimmy played hurling and football with his native Shillelagh but after known as a promoter of the game at all levels.
07 July 2011

Barnes, Liam
The death of Arklow Gael Liam Barnes on Saturday caused great sadness in the area.
09 July 2008

Barrett, Harry
Baltinglass and Stratford GAA clubs lost a staunch supporter with the passing of Harry Barrett
30 October 2013

Bealin, Noel
Last week Manor-Kilbride lost one of the outstanding members of its community with the passing of Noel Bealin.
26 November 2008

Bergin, Tony
The passing away of Anthony (Tony) Bergin from Arklow after a short illness was a very sad day for all his family and friends.
31 March 2010

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

Boland, Margaret
Kiltegan and West Wicklow were shocked at the news of the death of Margaret Boland.
13 April 2007

Brady, Larry
There was genuine sadness in Kilmacanogue when one of the village’s true gentlemen sadly lost his brave battle against cancer.
16 January 2008

Brennan, Imelda
Club members and supporters were saddened to hear of the death of Mrs Imelda Brennan, Churchlands. She was 81.
26 March 2008

Brennan, Pa
Pa makes his last trip across the Sally Gap
26 March 2008

Brennan, Patrick
Another of the old football stock, Patrick (Pa) Brennan passed to his eternal reward.
23 January 2008

Brophy, Jim
There was widespread sadness in Dunlavin following the death of James (Jim) Brophy.
21 September 2006

Burke, Patsy
The death at the weekend of Patsy Burke of Baltinglass and formerly Tuckmill saddened West Wicklow and adjoining counties.
02 July 2008

Byrne, Anna
The people of Ballymanus, Askanagap, Moyne and southwest Wicklow were saddened at the passing of a great neighbour and friend Anna Byrne.
20 March 2013

Byrne, Liam
Arklow and surrounding districts were very saddened to learn of the untimely death in October, 2006 of Liam Byrne, a local sporting legend and one of the great characters of the town.
14 December 2006

Byrne, Lila
Lila Byrne was born into a respected old Arklow family that was dedicated to our Irish way of life and of a loyalty to the local community.
03 May 2007

Byrne, Malachy
The Glenealy club was saddened to hear of the recent death of Malachy Byrne. Malachy was a brave uncompromising player who was seldom beaten for a ball.
22 February 2008

Byrne, May
It was with deep regret that fellow team mates learned of the death in December of May Byrne ( nee Kavanagh), captain of the famous Co. Wicklow camogie team that brought such honour to the Garden County in the late 40s, right up until 1960.
02 January 2008

Byrne, Miley
The death took place of Myles 'Miley' Byrne, Killaclorhan, Aughrim on January 19 at St. Vincents Hospital.
27 January 2010

Byrne, Pat
The community of Newtown is mourning the death of Pat Byrne, who passed way on the morning of Tuesday August 30.
08 September 2005

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

Carroll, George
The sudden death of George Carroll shocked not alone Wicklow town but football lovers all over the county.
23 April 2008

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

Clandillon, Tom
Tom Clandillon from Arklow, who died at the age of 71 years, gave outstanding service to his adopted town as a politician and community activists throughout his lifetime.
30 June 2004

Coates, Harry
The communities of Grangecon and Stratford were shocked to learn of the sudden death of Harry Coates last week.
29 January 2014

Collard, Jim
Our sympathy was also to the Collard family of Rathnew on the death of their father Jim.
01 October 2008

Collins, Lil
One of the great ladies of sport in Bray, Lil Collins, passed to her eternal reward at the weekend.
06 March 2013

Condren, Andrew
Arklow was stunned and shocked after the news emerged that popular 21-year-old local man had died tragically.
24 August 2006

Craul, Liam
The little villages of Kilbride and Oldcourt were shocked at the news of the sudden death of one of their favourite sons, Liam Craul last week.
22 January 2014

Cuffe, Willie
The death has occurred of William (Willie) Cuffe, Wicklow on Thursday last.
11 July 2012

Cuffe, Willie
One of Wicklow's greatest football legends was laid to rest on Saturday with a large crowd gathered to pass on their final farewells.
11 July 2012

Culleton, Brian
The death of Brian Culleton, which took place in St Vincent's Hospital on Monday evening shocked and saddened gaels throughout the county.
16 May 2012

Culleton, Brian
The GAA community in Co. Wicklow and particularly in Avoca lost a great friend with the sad passing of Brian Culleton on May 14.
27 June 2012

Culleton, Brian
The GAA community in Co Wicklow and particularly in Avoca lost a great friend with the sad passing of Brian Culleton on May 14.
27 June 2012

Daniels, Ray
A stunned Blessington community rallied together in grief as tears were shed for one of their local hero’s and most popular sons.
06 February 2008

Daniels, Raymond
Blessington came to a standstill as hundreds of mourners gathered at the Church of Our Lady to say one final farewell to Raymond Daniels.
06 February 2008

Darcy, Frank
The death occurred of well known Bray GAA personality Frank Darcy.
09 March 2006

Deering, Paschal
While Paschal was a man of many parts, involved in the political, business and sporting life of his community and county nowhere was his passing more deeply mourned than within the Gaelic Athletic Association.
29 October 2008

Delaney, George
George Delaney may be best known in footballing and hurling circles for his tireless work on behalf of Wicklow GAA, but this passing after a short illness will have been felt by many more people who were fortunate enough to have met him.
26 April 2007

Doran, Jackie
Jackie Doran Ballinamona, Avoca, who died on July 14 at the age of 80 years, spent all his life in Avoca.
24 July 2003

Dowling, Seamus
The death of Seamus Dowling after a long illness bravely borne, saddened his neighbours and friends in the town of Dunlavin and the wider west Wicklow/Kildare area.
28 August 2013

Doyle, Andrew
The village of Grangecon and the County Wicklow GAA community has been saddened by the death of popular Andrew Doyle, who tragically drowned while on holiday in Spain.
04 July 2012

Doyle, Andrew
The village of Grangecon and the County Wicklow GAA community has been saddened by the death of popular Andrew Doyle, who tragically drowned while on holiday in Spain.
04 July 2012

Doyle, Andrew
The village of Grangecon and the County Wicklow GAA community has been saddened by the death of popular Andrew Doyle, who tragically drowned while on holiday in Spain.
04 July 2012

Doyle, Christy
Another link was severed with Killcoole's last SFC winning team of 1954 with the death of Christy Doyle
13 May 2009

Doyle, Ger
Kilcoole and other parts of North Wicklow were shocked as the news of the sudden death of Ger Doyle circulated in the area.
11 July 2012

Doyle, Ger 'Duchie'
Kilcoole and other parts of North Wicklow were shocked as the new of the sudden death of Ger Doyle circulated in the area.
11 July 2012

Doyle, Murt
The sad passing of Murt Doyle of Rathnew at the weekend broke the first link in the chain of that great Wicklow Junior team of 1969. Murt was at full forward on the team that beat Meath in the Leinster Final in Croke Park that year.
31 July 2013

Doyle, Pat
The horse has left us! Great hurler, footballer and all round sportsman Pat Doyle, known to one and all as 'Horse' passed away peacefully on Thursday after a long illness, bravely born.
08 April 2009

Doyle, Pat
The sad and untimely death of Glenmacnass native, Pat Doyle, has struck a sorrowful chord throughout County Wicklow.
30 August 2007

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

Elliott, John
John Elliott, who passed away, was best known as a Hurler and was on the Newcastle team that won a Junior Hurling Championship in 1983.
06 February 2008

Fallon, Mick
Another great Gael to depart this earth in ’07 was a former Rathnew footballer Mick Fallon. Fallon played on the great Rathnew team that won a three in a row in the early forties.
23 January 2008

Farney, Edward
The Rathnew community had been deeply saddened by the death of one of its most treasured sons, Edward ’Neddy’ Franey, at the age of 82 years.
13 July 2006

Farrell, Bridget
Another death that occurred outside the county but has caused great sadness in Wicklow G.A.A., circles is that of Bridget Farrell, nee Furlong which occurred in England. Bee was the widow of formed National Hunt Jockey P.A.Farrell, a native of Grangecon.
16 January 2008

Fitzgerald, Kevin
The death of great Annacurra and Wicklow Gael Kevin Fitzgerald at the weekend saddened all who knew him or worked with him down the years.
16 July 2008

Fitzgerald, Mick
The Valleymount Club lost one of its most dedicated players and supporters with the sudden death of Mick Fitzgerald.
10 October 2008

Fitzgerald, Theresa
One of the best known GAA families in south Wicklow were sadly bereaved last week with the death of Theresa Fitzgerald of Tomcoyle, Annacurra. Her late husband, Kevin, was the well known and respected gate man in Aughrim for many years.
22 January 2014

Fitzpatrick, Kevin
The death of great Annacurra and Wicklow Gael Kevin Fitzgerald at the weekend saddened all who knew him or worked with him down the years.
16 July 2008

Flanagan, Ger
The Flanagan family were left heartbroken recently at the sudden death of Ger Flanagan, who was aged just 55.
29 July 2009

Fleming, Joe
The death of Joe Fleming of Aughavannagh, while not unexpected saddened that little community of Askanagap and Ballymanus last week.
21 August 2013

Fleming, Tony
Aughrim lost one of its most popular figures with the sudden passing of GAA stalwart Tony Fleming on Saturday, December 16th 2006.
28 December 2006

Flynn, Frank
The death occurred last week of Frank Flynn, a former Donard footballer and handballer who lived for many years in Castledermot.
13 August 2008

Fogarty, Seamus
The news of the untimely death of Seamus Fogarty was received with great shock and sadness in the community.
06 August 2008

Foley, Peg
The community of Talbotstown and much of West Wicklow were in mourning following the death of Margaret (Peg) Foley. Peg was one of the oldest and most respected members of this little rural community.
12 February 2014

Former GAA President Joe McDonagh dies
It was great sadness that we learned of the passing of former GAA President Joe McDonagh yesterday evening following a short illness.
21 May 2016

Foster, Paddy
West Wicklow lost one of its great characters at the weekend with the passing of Paddy Foster.
31 August 2011

Fox, Edmond
It was with sincere sadness the people of Coolagarranroe and Skeheenarinky received the news on February 22nd that Edmond Fox one of its most loved sons had passed to his eternal reward.
03 April 2008

Furlong, Kevin
Tinahely and surrounding areas were shocked at the sudden death on July 6th of Kevin Furlong, one of the great gaels of Wicklow. he was 72. He lived most of his life at the Togher, Tinahely, although he spent some time working in England.
31 July 2007

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

Gardai urge clubs to be more vigilant
A Garda Sergeant has warned GAA clubs to be extra vigilant when moving money like gate receipts as there is no doubt that they are being watched.
15 April 2016

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

Green, Tommy
The death occurred of great Newtown footballer Tommy Green. Tommy assured himself of a place in local folklore when he scored three goals against no less a man than Ken Browne in the 1964 SFC final against Baltinglass.
30 October 2007

Gregan, Ann
The local community of Coolboy was shocked by the news of the sad loss of Ann Gregan, who died in the bosom of her family at home on December 11 after a year long illness.
18 December 2004

Hamilton, Mick
The passing of Mick Hamilton, Kilcandra, Kilbride, has been met with widespread sadness by all those who know him.
19 May 2010

Hanlon, Pat
One of the last surviving members of the old brigade in Blessington, Pat Hanlon of the Rundel, passed away peacefully.
16 August 2007

Harney, Thomas
Dunlavin came to a standstill on Wednesday morning as the local community came out in their droves to pay respect to the sadly departed Thomas Harney.
01 July 2009

Hatton, Glen
Glen Hatton was laid to rest at Kilcommon graveyard Tinahely. The biggest funeral gathering ever seen in South Wicklow bore testimony to the many out standing qualities of this truly remarkable young man.
23 September 2009

Hennessy, Michael J
The club extends its sympathy to the family, relations and friends of Michael J Hennessy on his recent death. Mickey Joe, devoted a lifetime of service to Glenroe GAA Club, both as a player and as a club officer.
21 March 2013

Hennessy, Robert
The entire Blessington area was deeply saddened at the news of the recent death of Robert Hennessy.
01 June 2011

Hennessy, Robert
The entire Blessington area was deeply saddened at the news of the recent death of Robert Hennessy. Following a long illness, faced with the courage of someone far older than his 20 years, Robert passed away in the loving care of the Cystic Fibrosis team of Oak Ward, Tallaght Hospital on May 12.
01 June 2011

Hogan, Annie
The revent death of Annie Hogan, nee Jordan, took place at Beaumont Hospital, causing plenty of sadness in Rathdrum where she used to reside.
11 June 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

Jameson, John
There was a huge turnout of the Gaels of Wicklow for the funeral of John Jameson.
08 September 2005

Johnson, George
Roundwood was stunned by the tragic death of popular local sportsman George Johnson. The 41-year-old was crossing Roundwood’s Main street when he was struck by a car. He was taken to Loughlinstown Hospital, where he died at 11.20pm.
30 November 2007

Jordan, Jimmy
The death of Jimmy Jordan at the weekend severed a link with the great Avondale team of the 1960.
17 July 2013

Kavanagh, Joseph
The death of 79 year old Joseph (Josie) Kavanagh, Scarriffe, Co. Clare and formerly of Kilpipe, Aughrim caused widespread regret.
22 September 2005

Kavanagh. Pat
Rathnew GAA extends deepest sympathy to the family of the late Pat Kavanagh (England).
10 May 2007

Keane, Sean
It is with great sadness that we record the untimely death of Sean Keane on Christmas day. We wish to extend our sympathy to his heartbroken parents Colm and Una.
02 January 2008

Keilthy, Billy
Mr Billy Keilthy of 1, Allen Street who died at the age of 90 was on one of the founding members of the Wexford Sean Ghael organisation and served as its President.
20 May 2007

Kennedy, Jack (John)
The communities of Avoca and Tinahely recently mourned the loss of Jack Kennedy who passed due to illness away on April 3.
06 May 2009

Keogh, Bill
The death of Bill Keogh of Coolmoney Donard took place on Tuesday after a lengthy illness.
31 July 2013

Keogh, Mary
The Gaels of Wicklow and the entire community of Kitegan joined with County Board President and GAA columnist Peter Keogh in mourning the death of his wife Mary.
19 May 2005

Kinch, Ellen
Vivacious, fun loving but perhaps most admirable of all, an unstinting determination is how many have described 16 year old Ellen Kinch, who passed away following a long battle with illness.
07 September 2007

Kinch, Ellen
GAA figures and many others through the county have been plunged into grief and sadness following the tragic death of 16-year-old Ellen Kinch.
30 August 2007

King, Patrick
The community of Kilmacanogue was left devastated last week when news came through of the sad passing of Patrick King in the early hours of Tuesday 31st May.
08 June 2011

Kinsella, Billy
Gaels in Arklow and South Wicklow were also mourning the death of an old colleague at the Weekend.
11 July 2012

Kinsella, Billy
Gaels in Arklow and South Wicklow were also mourning the death of an old colleague at the Weekend.
11 July 2012

Lacey, Dawn
A joyous Christmas shopping trip to Dublin turned to tragedy for a beautiful teenage girl when she was killed in a road traffic accident on the way home.
29 November 2003

Lawlor, Carmel
Carmel Lawlor, wife of the former chief reporter with the Wicklow People Nicholas Lawlor took place at a Wexford Hospital at the weekend.
27 November 2013

Lawlor, Cora
One of the great old ladies in the Kiltegan/Rathdangan passed to her eternal reward at the weekend in the tender loving care of the staff at Baltinglass Hospital.
22 February 2012

Lee, Billy
Billy Lee, husband, father, grandfather, businessman and sports fan passed away on Tuesday 22 October at the age of 84 years after a short illness.
03 December 2013

Lee, Billy
The club wishes to convey its sympathy to the Lee family on the death of Billy Lee who was interred in Baltinglass cemetery on Friday.
30 October 2013

Lee, Billy
Wicklow hurling lost a great friend and one time mentor with the passing of Billy Lee during the week.
30 October 2013

Leigh, Pat
A number of bereavements to GAA families in recent weeks. One was the death of Dunlavin native Pat Leigh at his home in England.
16 August 2007

Loftus, Tom
One of the giants of the GAA, Tom Loftus was laid to rest in Springfield Cemetery, Bray on Wednesday and was accorded a send off befitting a man of his stature, writes Peter Keogh.
16 March 2011

Maloney, Jim
The death took place of James (Jim) Maloney, of Michelstown, Co.Cork and Arklow, Co Wicklow, at the age of 68.
30 September 2007

Mangan, Mick
The death of Mick Mangan at his residence in Bray saddened his many friends through Wicklow.
01 October 2008

Mangan, Tom
It was with very sad news that we heard of the passing of Tom Mangan on Tuesday, 11th December, 2012 in the Blackrock Hospice.
19 December 2012

Mannion, Jimmy
There was shock and disbelief in the village of Aughrim when it was learned of the sudden and unexpected death of Jimmy Mannion, The Lodge, Aughrim.
25 January 2008

McCann, Mel
Mel McCann, originally from Carrigallen and a former member of An Garda Síochána, passed away recently on Easter Sunday at his home in Wicklow town.
06 May 2009

McCarthy, John
The GAA fraternity in Bray were shocked and saddened at the death of John McCarthy formerly of Dargan Street. John was one of a family deeply involved with the old St. Kevin's club and with the county.
03 October 2012

McDermott, Paddy
BRAY resident Paddy McDermott, born May 16, 1933, was a native of Williamstown, Co. Gal
14 October 2009

McDonald, Joe
Joe McDonald, 47 Knockenrahan, Arklow, who died recently at the age of 62 years was a man with a great passion for sports particularly the game of hurling.
31 July 2004

McNamara, Mick
Another link was served with Wicklow hurling with the death of Mick McNamara.
09 January 2008

Miley, Seamus
GAA circles throughout the whole of County Wicklow have been left stunned by the tragic death of well-known Seamus Miley of Dunlavin.
31 May 2007

Mills, Jim
Wicklow's GAA scene marked its third sad occasion of the summer at the weekend as a Donard/Glen supporter fell ill and died at a SFC match in Baltinglass.
26 August 2009

Mitchell, Des
Desmond Mitchell, 39 Mount Clare Court, Graiguecullen, passed away on Tuesday 7 July in the loving care of the staff in the District Hospital in Carlow.
17 July 2009

Molloy, Joe
Joe Molloy had been looking forward to celebrating his 43rd birthday on Sunday with his wife Mary and their four children.
24 November 2005

Molloy, Joe
Joe Molloy had been looking forward to celebrating his 43rd birthday with his wife Mary and their four children.
21 November 2005

Molloy, Martin
Martin Molloy from Tomacork, Carnew, who died at the age of 71 years, was one of the finest footballers from the border village ever to grace the playing fields of this county.
12 January 2006

Morris, Seamus
Seamus Morris, one of the most gifted GAA players Wicklow has ever produced, died from cancer on February 2 in Dublin. He was 44.
20 February 2005

Murphy, Dan
Communities in South Wicklow and North Wexford have been plunged into grief following the tragic death of truck driver Dan Murphy in a road accident on Monday.
10 October 2012

Murphy, Jack
The passing of Jack Murphy from Slievemeel had caused much regret in the Askinagap area where he was well known as a strong contributor to the life of the community. A former forestry worker, Jack died suddenly at the age of 64, to the great grief of his wife Alice and their family.
21 September 2006

Murphy, John
The death of John Murphy of Blessington saddened everyone in West Wicklow that knew him.
23 April 2008

Murphy, Michael
The death of Michael Murphy of Broadleas after a short illness shocked and saddened West Wicklow and Kildare.
26 November 2008

Murphy, Mick
Another fine gael to pass to his eternal reward was Mick Murphy from Dunlavin.
06 February 2008

Murphy, Noel
The people of Rathdrum are in shock following the sudden and tragic death of Noel Murphy.
08 March 2007

Murphy, Paddy
Kilcoole, Wicklow and indeed the GAA at all levels, lost one of their dedicated workers with the death of Paddy Murphy of Kilcoole last week.
06 July 2011

Murphy, Paddy
THE death of Paddy Murphy of Lugduff, Tinahely in Naas Hospital caused wide spread shock and sorrow in the GAA Community in Wicklow.
30 April 2004

Murphy, Tom
The death took place on Wednesday 30 December, of Thomas (Tom) Murphy, of Cronesallagh House, Aughrim and formerly of Rosnastraw, Tinahely and Gurteen, Coolboy.
10 February 2010

Nagle, Michael
Michael Nagle, Avoca House, Avoca, who died at the age of 63 years, was a highly respected teacher and a publican during his life.
13 October 2005

Nolan, Bill
One more link with the great Donard team of the '40s was severed at the weekend with the death of Bill Nolan.
25 January 2012

Norton, Betty
The Norton family and a good part of the GAA fraternity in Baltinglass suffered a sad bereavement on Sunday when the of the Nortons, Betty passed to her eternal reward. She was in her 98th year and enjoyed good health up to a very short time ago.
22 June 2011

O'Leary, Derek
Fermoy man, Derek O'Leary lost his battle for life on Friday, July 25th after having sustained serious injuries in a cycling accident, which took place on Thursday July 17th.
31 July 2008

O’Halon, Martin
Martin ’Hank’ O’Hanlon was always a loving son, brother, father and fiance. He will also be fondly remembered as a grandson, nephew, brother-in-law, son-in-law and especially a very loving uncle who will be sadly missed by his nieces forever.
03 August 2006

O’Neill, Adrian
People of Wicklow and the surrounding areas were shocked and deeply saddened to learn of the death on Monday, January 16, of local man Adrian O’Neill of 115 Wicklow Heights.
02 February 2006

O’Neill, Andy
News of the sudden and unexpected death of Andrew (Andy) O’Neill from Ballymorris, Aughrim has been greeted with great regret over a wide area. Andy, who was aged 77, was an energetic and happy worker on his farm up to his passing.
01 December 2005

O’Neill, John
The community of Glenealy and surrounding areas is still in shock after the sudden death of the well loved John O’Neill.
11 January 2007

O’Neill, Kathleen
Kathleen O’Neill was an outstanding sportswoman. Kathleen O’Neill, School Road, Tinahely, who died on January 5 at the age of 49 years, was an outstanding sports woman throughout her young life.
12 January 2006

O’Neill, Nancy
The recent death of Nancy O’Neill of Eadestown sent waves of shock and sorrow throughout the County of Wicklow such was the large amount of people whose lives she touched.
29 September 2005

O’Neill, Paddy
Gaels countrywide are mourning the passing of outstanding footballer, Paddy O’Neill. Late of Ballard, Ballinaclash, Paddy died on January 8th at the age of 85.
26 January 2006

O’Neill, Sean
Sean O’Neill from Parknashaw, Annacurra who died recently at the young age of 50. was an accomplished sportsman as well as being well known in the business life of South Wicklow.
30 June 2005

O’Reilly, Oliver
The death took place of Mr Oliver O’Reilly formerly of Avondale, Portarlington on Monday, November 18, 2006 following a long illness. He is survived by his wife Frances, and his three sons Oliver, Tomas and Conor.
29 November 2006

O’Reilly, Tom
Another link with the last Donard’s last team to win a Senior football championship was severed with the death of Tom O’Reilly.
16 January 2008

O’Sullivan, Sean
Cumann na mBunscol is mourning the unexpected death of one of its founding fathers, Sean O’Sullivan.
26 October 2006

O’Toole, John
John O’Toole, Sycamore Lodge, School Heights, Carnew, who died at the age of 68 years, was a man with with a passion for horses and gaelic games.
22 June 2006

O'Brien, Margaret
The death took place on Wednesday of Margaret O'Brien, mother of former county Chairman Andy O'Brien.
31 July 2013

O'Farrell, Oliver
It is with deep regret that Bray Emmet's GAA Club announced the death of Oliver O'Farrell, long-time member and club Chairman from 1984 to 1986. Oliver was a fine hurler in his young days and played Minor for Wicklow in 1956 and 57.
17 July 2013

O'Loughlin, Patsy
One of the oldest and best known gaels in Wicklow, Patsy O'Loughlin of Sheanebag House Aughrim passed away at the weekend.
31 July 2013

O'Loughlin, Willie
Aughrim GAA Club lost one of its Vice-Presidents recently with the death of Willie O'Loughlin (Snr)
26 August 2009

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

O'Toole, Liam
The small close knit community of Glenealy was shocked and saddened to hear of the death of one of its favourite sons Liam O'Toole, Ballinacoola last Wednesday night.
27 November 2013

Odlum, Liam
The passing of Newtownmountkennedy man Liam Odlum was greeted with much sadness locally but his legacy lives on through three grandsons currently playing for the local senior football team.
01 February 2007

Odlum, Liam
Another link with the Newtown team that won the SFC in 1954 was severed with the death of Liam Odlum. "Kicker" as he was better known had a long career with club and county and was highly popular with friend and foe alike.
29 June 2011

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

Price, Johnny
Wicklow GAA was in mourning again this week with the sudden passing at the weekend of perhaps the most famous referee in the county, Johnny Price.
26 May 2005

Purser, Tom
Another strong G.A.A. family to suffer a sad bereavement was the Kelly’s of Fedan. Their brother in law Tom Purser of Hacketstown died peacefully after a long illness bravely borne.
16 January 2008

Redmond, Thomas
The tightly knit community of Carnew was shocked by the news of the sudden death of one of its popular sons, Thomas Redmond, at the young age of 43 years.
29 June 2006

Roche, Jim
There was widespread sadness in Arklow and surrounding areas with news of the sad passing of James (Jim) Roche of 59 Rory O'Connor Place.
20 October 2010

Rooney, Michael
The passing of Micheal Rooney has left a big void in the lives of his many friends, family and neighbours.

24 August 2006

Ryan, Tom
Great sadness in Wicklow town and county at the news of the death of Tom Ryan. Tom was a great hurling man and spent every minute of his spare time promoting the game at every level.
30 October 2007

Shea, Mick
The communities of Ashford and Glenealy are united in grief this week following the tragic death of Ballinahinch man, Mick Shea, in San Francisco last Thursday.
14 August 2013

Sinnott, Mary
The death of Mary Sinnott of Crehelp saddened the entire community of West Wicklow.
20 April 2011

Smith, Paddy
It took God eight-three years to finally catch Paddy Smith on a quiet day, and that lull in Wicklow might take just as long to fill.
28 September 2006

Smullen, Jimmy
County Wicklow is still in mourning after the passing of one of its favourite sons, hurling legend Jimmy Smullen.
19 May 2005

Staunton, Bill
Another great hurling man to pass to his eternal reward recently was Bill Staunton of Glenealy.
15 October 2008

Staunton, Noel
The death of Noel Staunton after a two year fight against illness shocked Gaeldom in Wicklow.
02 March 2011

Thompson, Michael
Michael Thompson may have swapped the Irish coast for that of neighbouring England a long time ago but it was still with great sadness that the people of Rathnew heard about his death.
22 March 2007

Tierney, John
John Tierney, Main Street, Rathdrum who passed away recently was a man of many parts.
29 January 2014

Tipper, Tom
One of the great Gaels of West Wicklow, Tommy Tipper of Valleymount passed to his eternal reward on Monday.
26 November 2008

Tumulty, Roy
Roy Tumulty, recently deceased came to live in Summerhill, Wicklow town in 1940.
22 June 2011

Tutty, Mick
Mick Tutty, a member of a great Hollywood sporting family, passed to his eternal rest.
16 August 2007

Vickers, Bertie
Bartholomew Victors, better known as 'Bertie', sadly passed away earlier this year.
21 April 2010

Walker, Liam
The death of Liam Walker, after a very short illness, shocked the gaels of Arklow and throughout the county.
22 April 2005

Watters, Mick
Enniskerry GAA club lost one of its greatest servants with the death of Mick Waters.
22 February 2012

Whelan, Maura
There was widespread sadness in Knockananna and surrounding areas at the passing of Maura Whelan at Drogheda Memorial Hospice, The Curragh.
28 October 2009