Funeral Notices

Richard RYAN

The death has occurred of Richard RYAN
Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin

Dec. 7, 2015,

Richard (peacefully), in Connolly Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, late of Sundrive Road, Kimmage, beloved husband of Muriel; will be very sadly missed by his loving wife, daughter Kathleen, sons Richard and Keith, sisters Mona and Josie, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace

Reposing tomorrow, Thursday, from 12 noon to 6pm in Massey Bros Funeral Home, The Haven, 177 Crumlin Road. Funeral Mass on Friday at 10am in St. Bernadette’s Church, Clogher Road followed by cremation at Mount Jerome Crematiorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Alzheimers Society.

All enquiries to Massey Bros 454 1666.


Update on ease of Government restrictions on funeral services, as of Monday 6th September.

Numbers attending funerals

From Monday 6th September 2021, all funeral venues (including churches, crematoria and other venues) can accommodate 50% of their usual capacity – this will, obviously, vary depending on the venue and our funeral directors will confirm exact capacities with the venues.


The 50% capacity rule also applies to funeral homes/chapels of repose. However, Irish Association of Funeral Directors is advising its members to take a cautious approach to the re-introduction of public wakes at their premises. From a practical point of view, it may be difficult to manage the numbers attending a funeral home and to prevent an unsafe situation from developing. Families should consider continuing with private reposings for family only or by family invitation instead.

The following safety guidelines should continue to be followed;

  • Mask-wearing in all indoor settings
  • Physical distancing
  • No hand-shaking
  • No condolence books
  • Provision of hand sanitiser
  • Use of directional and safety signage
  • One-way systems in funeral homes where possible
  • Regular hand-washing, coughing & sneezing etiquette and surface sanitising