Waterford deaths and funerals (Friday 14th September)

Patrick (Pat) McDonagh, Richardson Meadow, Kilcohan, Waterford 

Reposing at Thompsons Funeral Home, Barrack Street, Waterford city, on Friday (September 14th) at 6:45 pm with removal at 7:45pm to the Sacred Heart Church, The Folly. Requiem mass on Saturday at 11am, followed by burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Ballygunner.

Willie Roche, Ballymartin, Glencairn, Lismore, Waterford / Glencairn, Waterford

Sadly missed by his loving brother John, sister-in-law Patricia, nephew Patrick and his wife Mary, nieces Mary Russell and her husband James, Nora Kelleher and her husband Anthony, and Catherine Lavisher and her husband Simon, relatives and friends. Reposing in Ryans Funeral Home Lismore on Friday from 6pm, followed by removal at 7:30pm to The Church Of The Immaculate Conception Tallow. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Rita Halligan (née Conway), Rockenham, Ferrybank, Waterford

Died peacefully in St. Joseph's Home, Ferrybank, on Wednesday 12th September surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband Christy. Rita will be sadly missed by her loving sister Eveyln (Collins) brother-in-law Tom, niece Catherine, nephews David and John, extended family and friends.

Rita will be reposing in St. Joseph's Home, Ferrybank, on Friday 14th September from 3:30pm with reception into the Convent Chapel at 5:30pm. Removal on Saturday to The Sacred Heart Church, Ferrybank, arriving for requiem mass at 10am, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Con O'Reilly, Newtown Hill, Tramore, Waterford / Rylane, Cork

Passed away on 11th September at Bon Secours Hospital, Cork, in the exceptional care of the staff. Predeceased by his wife Irene (Brenner). Deeply regretted by his sister Nora (Keating); brothers Peter and Liam; the late Maura and Jim; sisters-in-law Mona, Marie (Keogh), Nora and Charlotte (Brenner); brother-in-law Wally; nieces, nephews; relatives; and friends.

Reposing in Thompson's Funeral Home, Barrack Street, on Friday 14th September from 5:30pm, followed by removal at 6:30pm to the Holy Cross Church, Tramore. Requiem mass on Saturday at 10am, followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ballygunner. 

Cherry Faeste (née Myerscough), Waterford

Passed away on 10th September, peacefully after a short illness, in the wonderful care of the staff of University Hospital Waterford. Sadly missed by her loving and devoted husband Arild; her daughters Tanya and Nina; sons-in-law Peter and Liam; grandchildren Andrew, Alex, Katie, Sophie and Ruby Mae; brothers Robert and Philip; sisters-in-law Meg and Jane; and her extended family and friends.

Funeral service at 12 noon on Saturday 15th September in Kilternan Parish, Church of Ireland, Dublin 18. House private. Family flowers only, with donations in lieu to Irish Cancer Society.

Jacinta Grant, Pinewood Drive, Kilmacomma, Clonmel, Tipperary / Waterford 

Peacefully on September 13th at Rathkeevan Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family. Pre-deceased by her parents Maura and Paddy Grant, brothers Willie and Leo, and sister Aoife. Reposing at Condons Funeral Parlour, Clonmel, on Friday evening from 5pm, with removal at 7:30pm to St Laurence’s Church, Fourmilewater. Funeral mass on Saturday at 11am, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Huntingtons Association.

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