Death Notices

Michael Taylor
April 7, 2021

The death has occurred Peacefully of Michael Taylor, 25 Crawford St, Kilrush. Better knows as “Blacky”.

Deeply regretted by his Brothers John (Limerick), Paul (Galway), his Sisters Ann (Kilrush) and Mary (England), Nieces, Nephews, In-laws, Extended Family, Neighbours and Friends.

Following current Covid guidelines a Private Funeral Mass will take place in St. Senan’s Church, Kilrush on Saturday 10th April at 11 a.m.

Burial afterwards in All Saints Cemetery Shanakyle.

House Private on Thursday, Please.

May he rest in peace.


T. J. Lyons
April 4, 2021

The death has occurred of TJ Lyons, Ballynote West, Kilrush, Co. Clare (formerly of Easkey, Co.Sligo).

Peacefully after a very short illness at St. Vincent’s Private Hospital, Dublin, surrounded by his loving family.

Predeceased by his loving sons, Sean and Tomás, survived by his beloved wife Teresa, most cherished Dad to Sinéad, Brian and Thérése. Adoring grandad (gangan) to Cathal, Eoghan, Oisin, Shauna, Zach, Aoibhinn, Fiachra and Edie.

Much loved by his sons in law Denis and Mark and daughter in law Laura. He will be greatly missed by his Sisters Greatta and Ita, brothers Pat, Willie and Francis, his sisters and brothers in law, nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.

While we would love to have everyone with us at this very sad time, following current Covid guidelines, private requiem mass will take place for the family only at St. Senan’s Church, Kilrush, on Tuesday 7th April at 12 Noon.

Following which TJ will be laid to rest in All Saints Cemetery, Shanakyle, Kilrush.

“You asked for so little yet you gave us so much”

May his gentle soul Rest in Peace.


Claire Moroney
March 30, 2021

The death has occurred of Claire Moroney (nee Maher), Pella Road, Kilrush and formerly of Dublin, peacefully, at Limerick Regional Hospital.

Wife of the late Michael and mother of the late David R.I.P.

Deeply regretted by her son Derek, grandchildren Adam and Sarah, sister Geraldine (Daly), brothers Peter and Martie, nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends.

In line with government guidelines, a private Funeral Mass will take place at St. Senan’s Church, Kilrush, on Sunday 4th April at 12 noon.

Burial afterwards in New Shanakyle Cemetery.

The Mass can be viewed live on https://www.kilrushparish.com/.

May she rest in peace.


Patrick (Paddy) Ryan
March 24, 2021

The death has occurred of Patrick (Paddy) Ryan, Vandeleur Street, Kilrush.

Deeply regretted by his cousins, neighbours and a wide circle of friends.

In line with H.S.E. guidelines, a private Funeral Mass will take place at St. Senan’s Church, Kilrush on Saturday 27th March at 11 o’clock.

Burial afterwards in New Shanakyle Cemetery.

Mass can be viewed live on kilrushparish.com.

May he rest in peace.


Nora Grogan
March 22, 2021

The death has occurred in the loving care of her family and staff of St. Theresa’s Nursing Home, Kilrush of
Nora Grogan (nee O’Dea),Carnanes, Kilkee Road, Kilrush, Co. Clare and Saint Theresa’s Nursing Home, Kilrush.

Wife of the late Séan R.I.P.

Loving mother of Paul, Úna (Ruddle), David,and Yvoone (Moroney).

Sadly missed by her sons, daughters, her adored grandchildren Matthew, Tom, Emma, Eoin, Tadhg, Saidhbh, daughter-in-law Jane, sons-in-law John and Kenneth, nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, cousins extended family, neighbours and many friends.

A private funeral mass will take place on Wednesday 24th March at 11.am in St. Senan’s Church, Kilrush, followed by burial in All Saint Cemetery, Shanakyle, Kilrush.

In compliance with HSE guidelines, the funeral is limited to family only.

Please ensure social distancing is adhered to.

For those who wish to attend but cannot, the funeral mass can be viewed on Kilrush Parish Webcam

If you wish you can also light a candle during the service for Nora.

The family appreciate the sympathy and support at this sad time.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions the Family home is strictly private.

May she rest in peace.


James Quirke
March 17, 2021

The death has occurred of James Quirke, formerly of Sorrel Island, Lissycasey, The Meadows, Kilmihil and more recently Mowlam Nursing Home, Kilrush.

Deeply regretted by the staff and residents of Mowlam, also his friends in Kilmihil.

In line with government guidelines, a private Funeral Mass will take place on Friday 19th March at 11am in St. Senan’s Church, Kilrush.

Burial afterwards in New Shanakyle Cemetery.

The Mass can be viewed live on the https://www.kilrushparish.com/

May he rest in peace.


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