December 11, 2023

REST IN PEACE: Kilkenny Death Notices

Joan McGEE
Old Road, Moneenroe, Castlecomer

Peacefully, at Saint Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny. Pre-deceased by her parents William and Ellen, and brothers Michael, Paddy and Harry. Joan will be sadly missed by sisters Marion and Nancy, niece Helen, cousin George, nephews and nieces, relatives and friends.

Funeral arriving at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Moneenroe, on Thursday evening at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass on Friday at 11am, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery. House Private Please.

Joan’s Requiem Mass will be live streamed on the Parish webcam: In keeping with current government guidelines regarding public gatherings, a maximum of 50 people allowed in the church.

Social distancing protocols remain in place, face coverings should be worn in appropriate circumstances and people should refrain from handshaking and hugging. You are encouraged to leave a personal message and your memories of Joan in the condolences section here.


Park View, Freshford Road, Kilkenny City/Limerick

The family of Jim Russell (Park View, Freshford Road, Kilkenny) regretfully announce his death, after a short illness on the 7th of September 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Jim, formerly of Colmanswell, Limerick. Beloved husband of Mary and loving father of Seamus, Nora, Lizzie, Anna and Helen. Predeceased by his daughters Mary and Sarah and his son-in-law Pat.

Jim will be sadly missed by his wife and family, daughter-in-law Julia, sons-in-law Tom, Dan, David and Eamon, grandsons Kieran, Dan, Darragh, Patrick, Ronan, Tadhg and Henry, granddaughters Anna, Roisin, Aideen and Christie, great-grandchildren Grace and James, nieces, nephews, brothers and sisters-in-law, extended family and former work friends at Kilkenny Greyhound Track.

May our broken hearts be healed in the knowledge that Jim (Dad), a man of great faith and love for family may rest in peace in the arms of the eternal Father.

Jim’s final journey will take place on Thursday (Sept. 10th) after the celebration of 11a.m. Requiem Mass in St. Canice’s Church to Foulkstown Cemetery.

The family request that the house is strictly private. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to the friends of St. Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny. Due to Covid 19 the number of people allowed inside the Church is limited to a maximum of 50 people. Please observe social distancing guidelines.

For those who would have liked to attend but cannot, Jim’s Requiem Mass will be live streamed on

May Jim Rest in Peace





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