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# rip - Thursday 9 April, 2020

From The42 Namajunas withdraws from UFC 249 after death of two family members following coronavirus RIP

Namajunas withdraws from UFC 249 after death of two family members following coronavirus

The former strawweight champion was due to face Jessica Andrade in the controversial card’s co-main event on 18 April.

'Ireland lost one of our greatest champions of children': Tributes paid to advocate Norah Gibbons

Gibbons was involved in several projects to protect the rights of children and vulnerable groups.

# rip - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Linda Tripp, whose taped conversations with Lewinsky led to Clinton impeachment, dies aged 70

Her death was confined by attorney Joseph Murtha.

From The42 Offaly GAA pay tribute after passing of coach who guided them to All-Ireland football final RIP

Offaly GAA pay tribute after passing of coach who guided them to All-Ireland football final

Fr Tom Scully coached Offaly in the decider against Kerry in 1969.

Legendary musician John Prine dies aged 73 due to coronavirus complications

Contemporaries of Prine said his abilities stood alongside the likes of Neil Young and John Lennon.

# rip - Monday 6 April, 2020

From The42 Dolors Sala Carrio, mother of Pep Guardiola, dies aged 82 after contracting coronavirus RIP

Dolors Sala Carrio, mother of Pep Guardiola, dies aged 82 after contracting coronavirus

Spain has suffered one of the worst outbreaks of the virus in Europe.

# rip - Friday 3 April, 2020

Bill Withers, Lean On Me and Ain’t No Sunshine singer, dies aged 81

Withers’ family said he died on Monday from heart complications.

# rip - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Eddie Large, star of comedy double act 'Little and Large', dies after contracting coronavirus

The comedy star was in hospital being treated for heart failure.

# rip - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

From The42 Louth GAA pay tribute after passing of All-Ireland winner from their last Sam Maguire success RIP

Louth GAA pay tribute after passing of All-Ireland winner from their last Sam Maguire success

Alfie Monk was part of the squad that defeated Cork in the 1957 decider.

# rip - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

From The42 Niall Quinn pays tribute to long-serving Arsenal scout who spotted legendary Irish Gunners RIP

Niall Quinn pays tribute to long-serving Arsenal scout who spotted legendary Irish Gunners

Bill Darby, who worked for North London club for over 40 years and is associated with Liam Brady, Dave O’Leary and Frank Stapleton, passed away over the weekend.

# rip - Saturday 28 March, 2020

From The42 Former Roscommon footballer Conor Connelly passes away aged 44 RIP

Former Roscommon footballer Conor Connelly passes away aged 44

A scorer for the Rossies during their 2001 Connacht final triumph against Mayo, Connelly leaves behind his wife and three children.

# rip - Thursday 26 March, 2020

From The42 Former Irish Open champion John O'Leary dies aged 70 RIP

Former Irish Open champion John O'Leary dies aged 70

The Dublin native passed away after an illness.

# rip - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Motorcyclist (30s) dies in Waterford crash

The incident happened today at 11.40am.

# rip - Saturday 21 March, 2020

From The42 Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz dies after contracting coronavirus RIP

Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz dies after contracting coronavirus

The Spaniard oversaw two European Cup triumphs during his five years in charge of Los Blancos.

'I will always love you': Dolly Parton leads tributes to Kenny Rogers who died aged 81

Rogers’ family is planning a small private service “out of concern for the national Covid-19 emergency.”

# rip - Thursday 19 March, 2020

From The42 Ex-Cardiff City and Aston Villa midfielder Peter Whittingham dies aged 35 RIP

Ex-Cardiff City and Aston Villa midfielder Peter Whittingham dies aged 35

His former club announced the tragic news this afternoon.

# rip - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

From The42 Roger Mayweather dies aged 58 RIP

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58

He was a former world champion in addition to being the uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather.

From The42 Another Dublin camogie great and nine-time All-Ireland champion has died RIP

Another Dublin camogie great and nine-time All-Ireland champion has died

Betty ‘Gerry’ Hughes was a star player in the golden era of Dublin camogie.

# rip - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death

Joan Lawrie died ‘peacefully’ in hospital on Tuesday, her daughter-in-law Nichola Corner confirmed in a social media post.

# rip - Monday 9 March, 2020

Max von Sydow, star of The Exorcist and The Seventh Seal, dies aged 90

The Swedish actor most recently starred in Game of Thrones as The Three-Eyed Raven.

# rip - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

From The42 13-time All-Ireland winner and Dublin camogie legend Úna O'Connor has died Trailblazer

13-time All-Ireland winner and Dublin camogie legend Úna O'Connor has died

O’Connor is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time.

# rip - Monday 2 March, 2020

From The42 Touching tribute to late Irish athlete Craig Lynch illuminates big day at National Indoors Just Race

Touching tribute to late Irish athlete Craig Lynch illuminates big day at National Indoors

Dean Adams won the 60m and landed the inaugural Craig Lynch Cup on a poignant day in Abbotstown.

# rip - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

'The pain of losing you is unbelievable': Funeral held for Cork schoolgirl killed in crash

Two teenage boys also suffered serious injuries in the crash.

# rip - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Man (30s) dies in Clare road crash

The incident happeed at around 3am this morning.

# rip - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Garda appeal for witnesses after man (40s) dies in van crash

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

# rip - Friday 21 February, 2020

'An incredible man. A remarkable life': Man Utd greats gather for funeral of Harry Gregg

The Hero of Munich died earlier this week aged 87.

# rip - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Tributes paid to rapper Pop Smoke (20) who was shot at his California home

He was due to play a string of shows in the UK in April.

# rip - Monday 17 February, 2020

'A genuine innovator': DJ and producer Andrew Weatherall dies aged 56

His management said the cause of death was a pulmonary embolism.

From The42 Garrett Fitzgerald - a good man who leaves a lasting legacy at Munster Legacy

Garrett Fitzgerald - a good man who leaves a lasting legacy at Munster

The Cork man oversaw the transformation of the province in his 20 years as CEO.

From The42 Former Man Utd goalkeeper and hero of Munich air disaster Harry Gregg dies aged 87 RIP

Former Man Utd goalkeeper and hero of Munich air disaster Harry Gregg dies aged 87

Gregg pulled several people from the wreckage of the plane on the Munich runway on 6 February 1958.

# rip - Friday 14 February, 2020

From The42 Longtime Munster CEO Garrett Fitzgerald passes away aged 65 RIP

Longtime Munster CEO Garrett Fitzgerald passes away aged 65

Fitzgerald served as the province’s chief executive for 20 years, spearheading Munster’s success during the professional era.

From The42 Former Ireland international Jimmy Conway dies aged 73 RIP

Former Ireland international Jimmy Conway dies aged 73

The Dubliner earned 20 international caps during his career.

# rip - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

'We were lucky to have her': Funeral of RTÉ broadcaster Keelin Shanley takes place in Dublin

The death of the 51-year-old RTÉ stalwart was announced on Saturday.

# rip - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Funeral of RTÉ broadcaster Keelin Shanley to take place in Dublin tomorrow

The 51-year-old passed away last week following an illness.

# rip - Sunday 9 February, 2020

'There is a cloud over us today': Tributes to Keelin Shanley from heartbroken RTÉ colleagues

The presenter would have been in the thick of general election coverage, her colleagues said.

# rip - Saturday 8 February, 2020

'The world is a sadder place': Tributes paid to RTÉ broadcaster Keelin Shanley

Keelin Shanley has died at the age of 51.

RTÉ broadcaster Keelin Shanley has died following an illness

She died at home this afternoon following an illness. She was 51.

Actor Orson Bean dies aged 91 after being hit by car in Los Angeles

Bean was best known in the US for appearances on the panel show To Tell The Truth, and the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.

# rip - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'A true Spartacus': Tributes pour in for Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas who has died aged 103

“To the world he was a legend, an actor from the golden age of movies who lived well into his golden years,” said his son Michael.

# rip - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Tipperary general election independent candidate to be laid to rest on Thursday

Marese Skehan was a member of the highly respected and well-known Skehan family.