Obituaries for Tuesday March 27th 2012


James “Jim” Ahearne, Kilmolash, Clonmel.

Removal from O'Donoghue's Funeral Hom at 8.15pm on wednesday evening to St Mary's Church, Irishtown.

Requiem Mass at 12noon on Thursday followed by burial in St Patrick's Cemetery.


Frank Coffey, 204 Rosemount and late of 29 Matthew Avenue, Thurles. 

Reposing at his home on Wednesday Evening from 5 to 8pm.

Removal on Thursday morning to the Cathedral of the Assumption for Requiem Mass at 12 Noon.  Interment afterwards in St. Patrick's Cemetery.

House Private on Thursday morning.  Family flowers only.  Donations in lieu to the Heart Foundation or Cancer Research.


Una Hoggarth nee Hogan, late of Fairyhill, Ballingarry, Roscrea and Church Street, Birr.

Remains donated for science and research.

Mass for the repose of her soul will take place on Wednesday at 10 o'clock in St Brendan's Church, Birr


Tommy Houlihan, Russelstown, Kilmanahan, Clonmel.

Removal from O'Donoghue's Funeral Home on Wednesday evening at 6.30 to St Laurences Church, Fourmilewater.

Requeim Mass on Thursday at 11 o'clock followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.

Family flowers only please – donations if desired to South Tipperary Hospice Movement.


Norrie O'Shea nee Lonergan, 14 Pearse Square, Carrick on Suir and formerly Macreary, Carrick on Suir in her 94th year.

Removal from O'Dwyer's Funeral Parlour on Wednesday at 6.30pm to St Patricks Church, Faugheen.

Requeim Mass on Thursday at 12 o'clock with burial afterwards in the adjoining Churchyard.


Kathleen “Kitty” O’Toole nee Egan, 14 Sheehane Roscrea and formerly of Assumption Park Roscrea

Reposing in Maher’s Funeral Home on Wednesday evening from 6 o’clock with Rosary at 8.

Removal from Maher’s Funeral Home on Thursday morning at 10.30 arriving in St Cronin’s Church for Funeral Mass at 11 o’clock

Burial afterwards in Tinahely Cemetry, Arklow, Co Wicklow