Funeral Notices


The death has occured of Rose Duggan (Nee O’Connor)

Late of Ebenezer Terrace

18th December 2013 peacefully at Our Ladys Hospice. Beloved wife of the late Patrick and sister of the late Betty. Very deeply regretted by her loving daughters Paula and Elizabeth, sons Barry and Glen, sin-in-law Paul, grandchildren Tara, Niamh and Alex, the O’Connor family, niece, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.

Reposing at Massey Bros Funeral Home, 129 Thomas Strteet. Removal tomorrow Friday to St. Catherine’s Church, Meath Street arriving at 5.30 o’c. Funeral Saturday after 10.00 o’c Mass to Mount Jerome Cemetery.

Date of Death: 18th December 2013

Date Published: 19th December 2013[sws_thomas_streeet map]



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