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#RIP

# rip - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80 RIP

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80

The musician rose to fame with Cream in the 1960s.

# rip - Saturday 5 October, 2019

From The42 Tributes paid after tragic passing of Ballyhale club member with senior quarter-final postponed RIP

Tributes paid after tragic passing of Ballyhale club member with senior quarter-final postponed

Ballyhale’s Kilkenny senior quarter-final against Clara was postponed as a mark of respect.

# rip - Friday 4 October, 2019

Diahann Carroll, the first black woman to star in a non-servant TV role, has died aged 84 RIP

Diahann Carroll, the first black woman to star in a non-servant TV role, has died aged 84

The Dynasty star earned a Tony Award for the musical No Strings and an Academy Award nomination for Claudine.

# rip - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Mourners at funeral of man killed in fireball collision offer prayers for injured nephew (12)

The father-of-two died in a single vehicle collision last Thursday.

# rip - Thursday 26 September, 2019

'A great friend of Ireland': Jacques Chirac, former French president, dies aged 86 RIP

'A great friend of Ireland': Jacques Chirac, former French president, dies aged 86

He died this morning surrounded by his family.

'A terrible tragedy': Two killed and two seriously injured in single-car crash in Co Clare

Local diversions are in place after the early morning crash.

# rip - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Man killed in Mayo shooting incident is laid to rest

Father Richard Gibbons said the community was ‘troubled’ by the incident.

# rip - Friday 20 September, 2019

Funeral of Mayo farm shooting victim to take place tomorrow RIP

Funeral of Mayo farm shooting victim to take place tomorrow

The man died on Tuesday night.

Fear and isolation in rural Mayo: 'It’s something no policeman could do anything about. It’s a horrible, terrible thing'

After a tragic shooting in Ballyhaunis, Mayo locals tell TheJournal.ie about their fears around rural crime.

# rip - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

From The42 Ex-Rangers captain Fernando Ricksen, 43, dies after battling motor neurone disease RIP

Ex-Rangers captain Fernando Ricksen, 43, dies after battling motor neurone disease

Ricksen won two league titles, two Scottish Cups and three League Cups with the Glasgow club.

# rip - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Woman (50s) dies after car crash in Wexford RIP

Woman (50s) dies after car crash in Wexford

A crash between two cars happened at Kilnamanagh, Oulart, Co Wexford, this afternoon at around 1.30pm.

# rip - Monday 16 September, 2019

From The42 Tributes paid as former Dundalk and Finn Harps player dies at 48 RIP

Tributes paid as former Dundalk and Finn Harps player dies at 48

Noel Melvin also lined out for Monaghan in 11 seasons in the League of Ireland.

The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek dies aged 75 in Manhattan apartment RIP This post contains videos

The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek dies aged 75 in Manhattan apartment

The death comes a year after The Cars were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

# rip - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Man (20s) killed in single-vehicle crash in Wexford

Gsoc has been informed of the crash and are examining the circumstances.

# rip - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

From The42 Iranian fan dies after setting herself on fire outside court over ban on women attending matches RIP

Iranian fan dies after setting herself on fire outside court over ban on women attending matches

Sahar Khodayari, dubbed ‘blue girl’, was due to stand trial for entering a stadium to watch her favourite team, Esteghlal FC.

# rip - Monday 9 September, 2019

'A terrible loss': Irish athlete Craig Lynch dies aged 29 RIP

'A terrible loss': Irish athlete Craig Lynch dies aged 29

Lynch was part of the Ireland team that ran in the 2015 World Relay Championships.

# rip - Friday 6 September, 2019

From The42 South Africa rugby legend Chester Williams dies aged 49 RIP

South Africa rugby legend Chester Williams dies aged 49

Williams was the left winger in the 1995 Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok side.

# rip - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Gardaí renew appeal for information on shooting in Louth caravan park last week

Gardaí believe the murder was part of the ongoing feud between criminal gangs in Drogheda.

From The42 Renowned Kilkenny hurling mentor and manager Br Damien Brennan dies following illness RIP

Renowned Kilkenny hurling mentor and manager Br Damien Brennan dies following illness

The 59-year-old guided Kilkenny to an All-Ireland minor title in 2004.

# rip - Monday 2 September, 2019

'He was full of ideas for the future': Archbishop of Dublin pays tribute to Fr Tony Coote RIP

'He was full of ideas for the future': Archbishop of Dublin pays tribute to Fr Tony Coote

Fr Tony Coote, who suffered from motor neurone disease, died last week.

# rip - Thursday 29 August, 2019

From The42 Former Spain and Barcelona manager Luis Enrique's daughter dies aged nine RIP

Former Spain and Barcelona manager Luis Enrique's daughter dies aged nine

Nine-year-old Xana Enrique passed away after suffering from bone cancer.

Tributes paid following death of motor neurone disease campaigner Fr Tony Coote RIP

Tributes paid following death of motor neurone disease campaigner Fr Tony Coote

Fr Coote’s Walk While You Can campaign raised hundreds of thousands of euro for research.

MythBusters star killed during attempt to break 824km/h land-speed record

39-year-old Jessi Combs appeared in 12 episodes of the show.

# rip - Friday 23 August, 2019

Irishman (22) who died following fall in New York named RIP

Irishman (22) who died following fall in New York named

Police were called to the scene in Brooklyn on Tuesday evening.

# rip - Thursday 22 August, 2019

From The42 Ex-Ghana and Nottingham Forest forward dies aged 40 RIP

Ex-Ghana and Nottingham Forest forward dies aged 40

Former clubs and team-mates have been paying their respects to Junior Agogo.

# rip - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Former Home and Away actor Ben Unwin dies aged 41 RIP

Former Home and Away actor Ben Unwin dies aged 41

Unwin played Jesse McGregor in the Australian soap.

# rip - Monday 19 August, 2019

Tributes paid to former UL lecturer and All-Ireland club winner who died over the weekend

David Weldrick (71) died after getting into difficulty while swimming in Clare.

# rip - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Peter Fonda, star of classic Easy Rider, dies aged 79

“Easy Rider depicted the rise of hippie culture, condemned the establishment, and celebrated freedom. Peter Fonda embodied those values.”

# rip - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Five-year-old girl from Cork dies after drowning in lake in Germany RIP

Five-year-old girl from Cork dies after drowning in lake in Germany

It is understood she passed away in Germany on 8 August.

# rip - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

'My little girl is now an angel': Father pays tribute to teen who died after falling ill at Debs

Jessica Moore will be laid to rest on Thursday afternoon at St Patrick’s Church in Bullaun, Co Galway.

From The42 Argentina defender who scored in 1986 World Cup final dies RIP

Argentina defender who scored in 1986 World Cup final dies

Jose Luis Brown, known as ‘Tata’, has passed away at the age of 62 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s.

# rip - Monday 12 August, 2019

'Cherished and much-loved': Teenager dies after falling ill at Debs dance in Galway

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Jessica Moore.

# rip - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Tonight's Fair City will pay tribute to the late Karl Shiels as it shows his final scenes RIP

Tonight's Fair City will pay tribute to the late Karl Shiels as it shows his final scenes

The 47-year-old actor died suddenly last month.

# rip - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison has died aged 88 RIP

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison has died aged 88

The author was best known for her acclaimed novel Beloved.

Tributes paid to late Irish Times journalist Kate Holmquist RIP

Tributes paid to late Irish Times journalist Kate Holmquist

Ms Holmquist joined the Irish Times in 1986.

# rip - Monday 5 August, 2019

Teenager dies after falling ill at Indiependence music festival in Cork

He had initially presented himself to medical staff at the event.

# rip - Friday 2 August, 2019

From The42 'Our hearts are broken': Barry McGuigan pays emotional tribute to daughter Danika RIP

'Our hearts are broken': Barry McGuigan pays emotional tribute to daughter Danika

The former boxing champion released a short statement on social media this evening.

Daughter of Guildford Four's Paul Hill found dead at Kennedy compound

The college student was Robert F Kennedy’s granddaughter.

# rip - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Two Chicago mothers who were anti-gun violence activists shot dead in south of city

Police don’t believe Chantell Grant or Andrea Stoudemire were the intended targets of last Friday’s shooting.

# rip - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Russi Taylor, voice of Minnie Mouse and Martin in The Simpsons, dies aged 75 RIP

Russi Taylor, voice of Minnie Mouse and Martin in The Simpsons, dies aged 75

“Minnie Mouse lost her voice with the passing of Russi Taylor.”