Funeral Notices

Rosemary DRUGGAN (née Gibson)

The death has occurred of Rosemary DRUGGAN (née Gibson)
Terenure, Dublin / Clondalkin, Dublin / Straffan, Kildare

Druggan (nee Gibson) Rosemary, Straffan (Formerly of Terenure, Clondalkin, and Newcastle). 21st April 2017. Beloved wife of the late Patrick, peacefully surrounded by her loving family and in the wonderful care of the staff of Connolly Hospital. Dearly loved mother of Fiona, Sheena, Lisa and the late Anthony. Rosemary will be deeply missed by children, her sisters Hazel and Janet, her sons-in-law Eamonn, Paul and Sam, her grandchildren Rachael, Sean, Matthew, Sophie, Lucy, Max, Finn, Oisin and Constance, extended family, relatives and friends.


Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday at 2pm in Straffan Church of Ireland followed by burial in Newcastle Cemetery. Family flowers only and donations, if desired, to Blanchardstown Hospital Society. (House private please). All enquiries to Massey Bros. Clondalkin Village on 01 4574455.


At Rest


Update on ease of Government restrictions on funeral services, as of Monday 10th May.

Unfortunately, it is still not possible to have a large funeral as we still navigate the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. We understand how difficult this is for you the families we serve but the safety of everyone is our priority. We must play our part in the strict adherence to these instructions.

Only immediate family and close friends should attend the funeral.

No more than 50 people are permitted to attend the funeral service or be present at the graveside. Numbers allowed in Crematoria vary, your Funeral Arranger will be able to advise on exact numbers.

The numbers who may attend gatherings in our funeral homes is limited at this time. Again, your Funeral Arranger can advise you on the numbers as it depends on the size of the funeral home.

Face masks must be worn when entering our funeral homes. It is also recommended that they are worn in churches and crematoriums. When visiting our funeral homes for your safety, we ask that you provide your contact details for the benefit of track and trace.

Those in attendance will also need to follow social distancing guidelines. This means all funeral attendees must keep a distance of 2 metres apart.

Physical interactions including shaking hands and hugging must be avoided.

Those who are self-isolating or need to restrict their movements can not attend funerals.

Many of our churches have implemented streaming services so that family and friends can view the service from home. Please ask your Funeral arranger for details.

We encourage the wider family and friends of loved ones who have passed, to leave a message of condolence on our website www.masseybros/funeral-notices/

It is essential for the safety of everyone that we act wisely and adhere to these clear instructions from our Government.

From us all at Massey Bros we would like to sincerely thank you for your co-operation during these difficult times. #Staysafe