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# death - Yesterday’s News


# death - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Oldest person in Ireland Sarah Clancy passes away aged 108

Sarah Clancy died in her sleep at home in Connemara.

Almost 6,000 people in Ireland died from the effects of smoking in 2016

Ash Ireland today urged people to consider giving up smoking in the new year.

# death - Monday 26 December, 2016

George Michael: A life in pictures RIP

George Michael: A life in pictures

The popstar died yesterday, aged just 53.

# death - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'It's exhausting because everything you do... he's always there': The first Christmas without a brother

Nicole Ryan campaigns to raise awareness about the dangers of drugs after her brother Alex died in January.

# death - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'I was 19 weeks pregnant when my husband died suddenly. I had no idea what to do'

In 2011, Sinead’s husband died suddenly when they were on holidays in Portugal.

# death - Monday 19 December, 2016

Christmas after losing your Dad: 'I'm trying to accept the suddenness and unfairness of it'

Angry energy and a cluttered mind. This is what grief is, writes Vicky Kavanagh.

# death - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Man in his 70s killed in Cork house fire

The fire is not deemed suspicious at this time.

# death - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

From The42 Former NFL player dead at 29 after aneurysm RIP

Former NFL player dead at 29 after aneurysm

Former Baltimore Ravens tight end Konrad Reuland has passsed away after undergoing surgery last month.

# death - Monday 12 December, 2016

Man in his 20s dies after wall collapses in Waterford

The incident occurred around 3.50pm this afternoon.

# death - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Restaurant critic AA Gill dies after battle with 'the full English of cancer' RIP
'Another great loss to Irish letters' - John Montague dies aged 87 RIP

'Another great loss to Irish letters' - John Montague dies aged 87

He passed away at his home in Nice and it is expected he will be laid to rest in Tyrone.

# death - Friday 9 December, 2016

Austin Stack believes he knows the identity of the former IRA commander he met over father's murder

Austin has been involved in a long campaign to try get justice for what happened to his father.

# death - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Gardaí investigating death of man found on Cork street

He was found not far from the grounds of St Mary’s Hospital.

# death - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Student stabs college professor to death in 'personal dispute'

The student was arrested.

# death - Friday 2 December, 2016

"A very sweet gentle and kind man" - John Cleese leads tributes to Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs RIP

"A very sweet gentle and kind man" - John Cleese leads tributes to Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs

Sachs died on 23 November and was buried yesterday.

# death - Sunday 27 November, 2016

President Higgins criticised for praising 'brutal dictator' Castro

The death of the former Cuban leader has sparked a mixed response.

# death - Monday 21 November, 2016

Woman due in court tomorrow charged in relation to death of a man in Tipperary

The woman, who is in her 40s, was arrested yesterday morning.

# death - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg among users accidentally declared dead by Facebook

Media reports indicated that some two million errant memorials were posted on profile pages.

# death - Friday 11 November, 2016

Musician Leonard Cohen has died aged 82 RIP

Musician Leonard Cohen has died aged 82

The news was confirmed this morning on his Facebook page.

# death - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Explosion at Carlsberg factory in England leaves one man dead and 22 injured

The incident happened at the company’s Northampton brewery yesterday afternoon.

# death - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Man charged in relation to death of Noel Winterlich in Celbridge last year

The body of the father of one was discovered at a house in Celbridge, Kildare, last year.

# death - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Tributes paid to 31-year-old homeless woman found dead in derelict building in Limerick city

Louise “BuBu” Casey, was discovered under the staircase of a derelict building this morning.

# death - Sunday 6 November, 2016

British teacher found dead in Myanmar with wounds to head and chest

A colleague to the teacher is now being sought by police.

# death - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Gardaí investigating death of teenager after being struck by car on Clare road

The boy was struck by a car at about 6.30am this morning near Kilrush.

# death - Monday 31 October, 2016

Thousands attend funeral of fishmonger whose gruesome death in a rubbish truck provoked outrage Morocco This post contains videos

Thousands attend funeral of fishmonger whose gruesome death in a rubbish truck provoked outrage

Mouhcine Fikri, a fishmonger, died in the crushing mechanism of the rubbish truck on Friday.

# death - Sunday 30 October, 2016

'Samhain was an obvious time to commemorate the dead'

A historian talks us through some Halloween traditions, from preparing the house for spirits to trick or treating.

# death - Friday 28 October, 2016

Bus driver burns to death in Australia after passenger sets him on fire

Passengers were said to be “traumatised” by what happened.

# death - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Poll: Do you agree with the Vatican's stance on scattering ashes? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree with the Vatican's stance on scattering ashes?

The Catholic Church has said ashes should not be scattered or kept at home.

# death - Saturday 22 October, 2016

55 people killed, hundreds injured in Cameroon train derailment

The train was crammed with people due to road traffic disruption between two cities.

# death - Thursday 20 October, 2016

This is how much funerals cost in different parts of Ireland

It’s an expensive business.

# death - Saturday 15 October, 2016

'I regret not talking to my mother about her death, don't do the same thing'

The Irish Hospice Foundation wants people to talk about death, dying and grief more openly.

# death - Friday 14 October, 2016

Garda appeal after man dies in fatal road accident

A 47-year-old man died after he was hit by a car at about 12.30 am last Sunday morning.

# death - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Learner driver who hit and killed teenager while speeding to be sentenced next week

Gareth Jones swerved to avoid three of the boy’s friends as they crossed the road but hit Paul McCormack (16).

Beloved Thai king, the world's longest-serving monarch, dies aged 88

It is a major test for the country’s generals, who seized power in 2014 vowing to restore stability after a decade of political chaos.

# death - Monday 10 October, 2016

Families "devastated" after two Cork men die in car crash in Canada

Raymond McCann and Cathal Murphy died on Saturday morning after a car they were travelling in crashed.

# death - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Bodies of two elderly brothers found at home in Dublin

It is not believed that the deaths are suspicious.

# death - Monday 3 October, 2016

"I said to her that look, you're mad cycling in the city... it's a death trap and she said ‘no, it's cycle-lanes the whole way'"

The father of a woman who died while cycling through Dublin has spoken out about her death.

# death - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Two women die in single vehicle crash in Donegal

The incident happened today at about 4.15pm.

# death - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Three-year-old girl dies in car crash in Limerick

The girl’s twin brother was also injured in the incident but his condition is described as stable.