06 Oct 2022

Kildare Death Notices for today: Monday, February 28

Kildare Death Notices for today: Monday, February 28

RIP to the late Janet Bennett, Dano Kirwan and Gill Diamond

The death has occurred of June Bennett (née Spooner)
Johnstown, Kilkenny / Kilmeague, Kildare

Peacefully, after a short illness with her devoted family by her side, in the kind care of staff at St. Vincent's Private hospital Dublin. Dearly loved wife of Osmond and loving mother of Gail and Robert.June will be missed by her husband, daughter, son, sisters Valerie and Sylvia, brothers in law William and Carl, sister in law Ethel, uncle, aunt, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and a wide circle of friends.

At Rest

Reposing at Doyle's funeral home Urlingford (Eircode E41XO38) on Tuesday evening from 5pm until 7.30pm. Removal on Wednesday afternoon to St. Mary's Church Johnstown arriving for funeral service at 2pm followed by interment in the adjoining churchyard.House private please. Messages of condolence can be placed on the page provided below.

The death has occurred of Mary Berry (née Murphy)
20 Greenhills, Athy, Kildare

Peacefully, at home surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her husband John. Deeply regretted by her loving children Jennifer, Deborah, Denise, Tracey and John, brother Joe, sister Dolores, sons-in-law Seán, Leo, Peter and John, daughter-in-law Leisa, sister-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace


Reposing at Rigney's Funeral Home, Athy (Eir Code TX26) from 6pm to 8pm on Monday evening (28th February).

Requiem Mass at 2pm on Tuesday afternoon in St. Michael's Parish Church, Athy. The Mass will be livestreamed, see

Burial afterwards in St. Michael's New Cemetery, Athy.


Those who would like to attend the funeral but cannot due to the current pandemic may leave a message in the condolence section below.

The death has occurred of Anthony (Danno) Kirwan
Formerly Woodlands, Castledermot, Kildare

Anthony (Danno) Kirwan died peacefully at home in Dartford, Kent, England, on 30th January 2022 formerly of Woodlands, Castledermot, Co. Kildare.Predeceased by his grandaughter Caoilainn. Loving husband and best friend of Kathleen (Kate) nee Murphy. Most loved father of Christine and Tony, devoted grandfather of Luke, Sam, Chanelle, Callum, Shane, Summer and Flynn. Sadly missed by his family, son-in-law Jim, sisters Kathleen, Maureen and Joesphine and his brother Frank, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends.

"Forever in our hearts"

Arriving at The Church Of The Assumption, Castledermot on Wednesday 2nd March for Requiem Mass at 2pm.Followed by Burial in Moone Cemetery.

Funeral mass will be live streamed

The death has occurred of Geraldine McCANN (Gill Diamond) (née Dooley)
Earl's Court, Kill, Kildare / Kilnamanagh, Dublin

Formerly of Birchview Lawn, Kilnamanagh, Dublin 24..

Peacefully, after a short illness, in the tender care of the staff of Naas Hospital.

Geraldine will be sadly missed by her loving husband Pat, sons Karl and Neil, daughter Elaine, brother Paul, daughters-in-law Elaine and Alyson, son-in-law Will, grandchildren Jamie, Ross, Scott, Bobby, Emma, Charlie and Amy, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

“May Geraldine Rest In Peace.”

Reposing at The George Mullins Funeral Home, Kilcullen Road, Naas (W91 CD0K) on Monday from 4pm to 7pm. Funeral on Tuesday morning with Mass at 11am in St. Brigid’s Church, Kill will be streamed on and afterwards to St. Corban’s Cemetery, Dublin Road, Naas.

You are invited to leave a message of support and sympathy for Geraldine's family by clicking on the Condolences button below.

The death has occurred of Christopher (Christy) Molyneaux
Chapel Lane, Newbridge, Kildare

(Halesworth Suffolk UK)
Passed away peacefully on the 30th January following a lengthy illness, in the tender care of all at Norwich and Norfolk University Hospital. Sadly missed and deeply regretted by his family, extended family, neighbours and friends. Chris was predeceased by his parents Johnny and Kathleen Molyneaux of Chapel Lane Newbridge, County Kildare.
It was Chris's wish to have a private cremation which took place on the 25th of February.
May Chris Rest In Peace.

The death has occurred of Michael Mulligan
Clane, Kildare / Tallaght, Dublin

Mulligan, Michael (Clane, Co Kildare and formerly of Old Bawn, Tallaght) 25th February 2022, peacefully in the loving, kind and amazing care of the wonderful staff at TLC Centre, Maynooth, surrounded by his loving family. Pre-deceased by his son Martin. Beloved husband of the late Margaret (Laurie) and loving dad to Michael and Margaret. Michael will be so dearly missed by his loving family, sisters Sheila, Rita and Lavina, brothers Bernard, Philip and Paul, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, daughters-in-law Bernadette and Helen, his much loved and cherished grandchildren Sarah and Jay, Sarah’s husband Eliot, extended family, friends and neighbours.


May his gentle soul Rest in Peace


Funeral Arrangements Later

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