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# funeral - Saturday 14 May, 2022

Israeli police to probe violence at journalist's funeral after outrage over 'disgraceful' scenes
# Shireen Abu Akleh
# Shireen Abu Akleh

Israeli police to probe violence at journalist's funeral after outrage over 'disgraceful' scenes

Updated May 14th 2022, 2:15 PM 32,830 Views 16 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney said the violence at Shireen Abu Akleh’s funeral “should be roundly condemned”.

# funeral - Friday 13 May, 2022

Coffin is dropped as Israeli police beat mourners at funeral of Al Jazeera journalist
# Shireen Abu Akleh
# Shireen Abu Akleh

Coffin is dropped as Israeli police beat mourners at funeral of Al Jazeera journalist

Updated May 13th 2022, 2:15 PM 26,157 Views 36 Comments

Recent days have seen an outpouring of grief from across the Palestinian territories and the wider Arab world.

# funeral - Thursday 21 April, 2022

Camogie player Kate Moran to be laid to rest on Friday afternoon
# RIP
# RIP

Camogie player Kate Moran to be laid to rest on Friday afternoon

Updated Apr 21st 2022, 7:00 AM 49,401 Views 10 Comments

Kate died during a camogie match in Galway over the Easter weekend.

# funeral - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Man fatally stabbed in Cork last week laid to rest
# Funeral
# Funeral

Man fatally stabbed in Cork last week laid to rest

Apr 2nd 2022, 2:35 PM 26,921 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds of mourners gathered in Carrigaline today.

# funeral - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Funeral of journalist killed in Ukraine hears he 'brought hope to the darkest places of the world'
# Pierre Zakrzewski
# Pierre Zakrzewski

Funeral of journalist killed in Ukraine hears he 'brought hope to the darkest places of the world'

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 12:40 PM 22,993 Views 4 Comments

Family and friends of the cameraman addressed his funeral in Dublin today.

# funeral - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Despite the huge crowds, just silence: Ashling Murphy's community pays its respects
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Despite the huge crowds, just silence: Ashling Murphy's community pays its respects

Jan 19th 2022, 12:05 AM 37,608 Views 0 Comments

The nation came together yesterday to mourn the death of the 23-year-old teacher.

# funeral - Friday 7 January, 2022

'You insisted on living life well': Tributes paid to Aoife Beary as her funeral takes place
# Aoife Beary
# Aoife Beary

'You insisted on living life well': Tributes paid to Aoife Beary as her funeral takes place

Jan 7th 2022, 11:55 AM 49,382 Views 7 Comments

Within the church this morning, Aoife was described as having “insisted” on living life well following the tragedy in Berkeley.

# funeral - Friday 31 December, 2021

Desmond Tutu's body lies in state for second day in South Africa
# Cape Town
# Cape Town

Desmond Tutu's body lies in state for second day in South Africa

Dec 31st 2021, 1:53 PM 6,418 Views 2 Comments

The globally revered anti-apartheid icon died peacefully aged 90 on Sunday.

# funeral - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Sean FitzPatrick remembered by family as a ‘giant of a man’
# Funeral
# Funeral

Sean FitzPatrick remembered by family as a ‘giant of a man’

Nov 16th 2021, 3:26 PM 41,433 Views 0 Comments

The former chief executive and chairman of Anglo Irish Bank died at the age of 73 last Monday after a short illness.

# funeral - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Austin Currie remembered for his ‘fearless, immense courage’ at funeral
# RIP
# RIP

Austin Currie remembered for his ‘fearless, immense courage’ at funeral

Nov 13th 2021, 4:15 PM 15,486 Views 6 Comments

The leader of the civil rights movement in Northern Ireland was laid to rest in his native Edendork, Co Tyrone, on Saturday.

# funeral - Friday 12 November, 2021

Tributes paid at funeral of a ‘true giant of civil rights’ Austin Currie
# Austin Currie
# Austin Currie

Tributes paid at funeral of a ‘true giant of civil rights’ Austin Currie

Nov 12th 2021, 12:47 PM 14,103 Views 5 Comments

Currie, a key figure in Northern Ireland’s civil rights movement, died on Tuesday at the age of 82.

# funeral - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Military funeral for former British Soldier Dennis Hutchings takes place in Plymouth
# Troubles
# Troubles

Military funeral for former British Soldier Dennis Hutchings takes place in Plymouth

Updated Nov 11th 2021, 1:54 PM 24,109 Views 0 Comments

Hutchings was on trial for the 1974 fatal shooting of John Pat Cunningham when he died last month.

# funeral - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Funeral of Brendan Kennelly takes place in Kerry
# Brendan Kennelly
# Brendan Kennelly

Funeral of Brendan Kennelly takes place in Kerry

Updated Oct 20th 2021, 1:00 PM 21,318 Views 2 Comments

Tributes have poured in for the celebrated poet and novelist, who died peacefully on Sunday.

# funeral - Friday 15 October, 2021

'Music was his life': Funeral of Chieftains founder Paddy Moloney takes place in Wicklow
# Paddy Moloney
# Paddy Moloney

'Music was his life': Funeral of Chieftains founder Paddy Moloney takes place in Wicklow

Updated Oct 15th 2021, 1:25 PM 48,475 Views 6 Comments

The piper, composer and producer from Donnycarney in Dublin died earlier this week aged 83.

# funeral - Monday 6 September, 2021

'She was the calm at the centre of chaotic times': Funeral of Pat Hume takes place in Derry
# Pat Hume
# Pat Hume

'She was the calm at the centre of chaotic times': Funeral of Pat Hume takes place in Derry

Sep 6th 2021, 12:23 PM 12,192 Views 3 Comments

Mrs Hume, a mother-of-five from Derry, died at home after a short illness on Thursday, surrounded by family.

# funeral - Friday 3 September, 2021

Funeral of Pat Hume to take place on Monday
# Funeral
# Funeral

Funeral of Pat Hume to take place on Monday

Sep 3rd 2021, 6:41 PM 12,502 Views 5 Comments

Tributes have poured in for the widow of former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume.

# funeral - Friday 23 July, 2021

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place
# Des O'Malley
# Des O'Malley

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place

Updated Jul 23rd 2021, 5:44 PM 34,554 Views 24 Comments

O’Malley died on Wednesday at the age of 82.

Violence and protests continue ahead of funeral service for slain Haitian leader
# Jovenel Moise
# Jovenel Moise

Violence and protests continue ahead of funeral service for slain Haitian leader

Jul 23rd 2021, 7:58 AM 6,867 Views 8 Comments

Jovenel Moise was assassinated in his private home on 7 July.

# funeral - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Thousands of mourners bid farewell to slain Dutch journalist de Vries
# Peter R De Vries
# Peter R De Vries

Thousands of mourners bid farewell to slain Dutch journalist de Vries

Jul 21st 2021, 2:57 PM 8,789 Views 4 Comments

Thousands more are expected throughout the day in an “unprecedented” outpouring of grief.

# funeral - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Gardaí launch probe into cars 'driving erratically' behind hearse of N7 crash victim
# Dean Maguire
# Dean Maguire

Gardaí launch probe into cars 'driving erratically' behind hearse of N7 crash victim

Jul 15th 2021, 4:33 PM 96,450 Views 0 Comments

Dean Maguire died in a crash earlier this month. The car he was in was driving the wrong way on the motorway.

# funeral - Monday 17 May, 2021

PSNI chief constable vows to rebuild trust after Bobby Storey funeral probe clears force of bias
# Bobby Storey
# Bobby Storey

PSNI chief constable vows to rebuild trust after Bobby Storey funeral probe clears force of bias

Updated May 17th 2021, 9:46 PM 13,182 Views 12 Comments

The funeral was one of the most controversial events to occur during the pandemic in the North.

# funeral - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Family pay tribute to 'beautiful boy' Conor King as he is laid to rest in Cork
# Rochestown
# Rochestown

Family pay tribute to 'beautiful boy' Conor King as he is laid to rest in Cork

Apr 28th 2021, 2:14 PM 39,226 Views 14 Comments

Conor passed away following a fall in to a blow hole from cliffs near Garrettstown beach in West Cork on Saturday.

# funeral - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip
# Funeral
# Funeral

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip

Apr 17th 2021, 11:29 AM 46,817 Views 164 Comments

The Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral will take place later today.

# funeral - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Bobby Storey funeral: O'Neill will not be prosecuted as Foster calls for PSNI chief to resign
# Bobby Storey
# Bobby Storey

Bobby Storey funeral: O'Neill will not be prosecuted as Foster calls for PSNI chief to resign

Updated Mar 30th 2021, 5:21 PM 46,161 Views 143 Comments
  • No charges to be brought in relation to the funeral
  • NI's DPP says Covid-19 regulations at the time of the funeral had become 'inconsistent'
  • O'Neill apologises for what she said was the hurt caused to families as a result of the incident
  • Foster has claimed the PSNI 'facilitated a breach of the law'

# funeral - Saturday 13 March, 2021

'He will forever be in our hearts': Funeral of George Nkencho takes place in Dublin
# George Nkencho
# George Nkencho

'He will forever be in our hearts': Funeral of George Nkencho takes place in Dublin

Updated Mar 13th 2021, 4:36 PM 49,468 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho (27) was shot dead by gardaí on 30 December.

# funeral - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Gardaí launch investigation after 200 people gather in marquee following Leitrim funeral
# Funeral
# Funeral

Gardaí launch investigation after 200 people gather in marquee following Leitrim funeral

Mar 11th 2021, 9:42 PM 69,275 Views 0 Comments

Very few people were observed wearing face masks.

# funeral - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Funeral takes place for two brothers killed in murder-suicide
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral takes place for two brothers killed in murder-suicide

Mar 4th 2021, 3:58 PM 39,751 Views 12 Comments

Willie, 66, and Paddy Hennessy, 60, are believed to have been killed by their younger brother Johnny, 59.

# funeral - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Coronavirus restrictions prevent Jurgen Klopp from attending mother’s funeral
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Coronavirus restrictions prevent Jurgen Klopp from attending mother’s funeral

Feb 10th 2021, 1:50 PM 10,080 Views 11 Comments

The Liverpool boss paid an emotional tribute to his mother Elisabeth following her death at the age of 81.

# funeral - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Tributes paid at funeral of teenage boy killed in Dublin last month
# Dublin
# Dublin

Tributes paid at funeral of teenage boy killed in Dublin last month

Feb 6th 2021, 11:11 AM 65,135 Views 0 Comments

The funeral heard of a talented young man who would have frequently have his peers “in stitches laughing”.

# funeral - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

PSNI investigates possible Covid breaches at funeral of well-known republican in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

PSNI investigates possible Covid breaches at funeral of well-known republican in Derry

Jan 26th 2021, 6:51 PM 16,584 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI said a “significant” number of people gathered for the cortege in Derry.

# funeral - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Funeral of former Real IRA leader Michael McKevitt takes place
# Louth
# Louth

Funeral of former Real IRA leader Michael McKevitt takes place

Jan 5th 2021, 1:13 PM 38,545 Views 0 Comments

The dissident republican, one of four men found liable for the Omagh bomb, died a number of years after being diagnosed with terminal cancer.

# funeral - Sunday 13 December, 2020

World Cup hero Rossi's home burgled during funeral
# Funeral
From The42
# Funeral

World Cup hero Rossi's home burgled during funeral

Dec 13th 2020, 10:26 AM 13,546 Views 7 Comments

Items stolen included a watch belonging to the football legend and cash.

# funeral - Friday 6 November, 2020

Funeral of mother and children found dead at Dublin house to take place today
# Ballinteer
# Ballinteer

Funeral of mother and children found dead at Dublin house to take place today

Nov 6th 2020, 11:47 AM 35,350 Views 0 Comments

Seema Banu and her two children Asfira Syed and Faizan Syed will be laid to rest in the Muslim burial section of Newcastle cemetery.

# funeral - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Kanturk shooting: Mourners hear of 'heart-breaking loss' at final O'Sullivan funeral
# Cork
# Cork

Kanturk shooting: Mourners hear of 'heart-breaking loss' at final O'Sullivan funeral

Oct 31st 2020, 5:12 PM 101,856 Views 0 Comments

The funeral mass of Mark O’Sullivan took place today.

# funeral - Friday 30 October, 2020

'The shock, the numbness, the devastation': First funerals for members of O'Sullivan family held today
# Co Cork
# Co Cork

'The shock, the numbness, the devastation': First funerals for members of O'Sullivan family held today

Updated Oct 30th 2020, 3:30 PM 92,121 Views 0 Comments

A father and his two sons were found dead on Monday in Kanturk, Co Cork.

# funeral - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

'He was the most amazing person': Funeral of man (26) who died outside Kerry hotel takes place in Cork
# Darragh Sheehan
# Darragh Sheehan

'He was the most amazing person': Funeral of man (26) who died outside Kerry hotel takes place in Cork

Sep 2nd 2020, 10:30 PM 53,542 Views 2 Comments

IT Tralee graduate Darragh Sheehan was found unconscious in Killarney last Saturday.

# funeral - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

'He was Ireland's Martin Luther King': Derry and Ireland say goodbye to John Hume
# RIP
# RIP

'He was Ireland's Martin Luther King': Derry and Ireland say goodbye to John Hume

Aug 5th 2020, 2:21 PM 21,035 Views 43 Comments

“Make no mistake about it – there are people alive today who would not be alive had it not been for John’s vision and his work.”

'We're in tears': Derry's people on what John Hume meant to the city
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

'We're in tears': Derry's people on what John Hume meant to the city

Aug 5th 2020, 10:18 AM 13,119 Views 7 Comments

The city is in mourning ahead of the funeral of John Hume today.

# funeral - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

John Hume’s body makes final journey home
# Derry
# Derry

John Hume’s body makes final journey home

Aug 4th 2020, 10:13 PM 37,856 Views 11 Comments

The former SDLP leader and a key architect of the Good Friday Agreement died on Monday aged 83.

# funeral - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral

Updated Jul 22nd 2020, 8:23 PM 17,993 Views 11 Comments

The 39-year-old CervicalCheck campaigner and mother died on Sunday.

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