Deaths in Limerick – Saturday 4 May 2024

The death has occurred of Jimmy Dollery

From Kyletaun, Rathkeale

Peacefully on May 4, 2024 under the wonderful care of the staff of Milford Hospice with his family by his side.

Predeceased by his parents Ned and Pearl, his brother Philly, grandchildren Lydia and baby Ewan.

Dearly missed by his devoted wife Mary, loving children Edmund, Annette, Breda and Seamus, partners Dominica, Bunny, John and Paula, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, extended family, neighbors and many friends.

May he rest in peace.

Resting at Magner’s Funeral Home, Rathkeale on Sunday evening, May 5, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Arrive at St. Mary’s Church Rathkeale on Monday for the Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Then buried in the adjacent cemetery.


The death has occurred of Sean Hogan

Van Hawdoornhof, Kennedy Park

On May 4, 2024, peacefully at University Hospital Limerick, surrounded by his loving family.

Predeceased by his wife Kay, daughter Catherine and grandson Kevin.

Sadly missed by his son John, daughter Sandra, grandchildren Claire, Ciara, Sarah, Mark and Christine, great-granddaughters Chantelle and Aoibhinn,

daughter-in-law Mandy, sister Sylvia, extended family, friends and neighbors.

May he rest in peace

Funeral arrangements later


The death has occurred of Breda Neville (née Downey)

From French’s Ave, Cobh, Cork and Kilmallock

Peacefully surrounded by her loving family and under the loving care of Dr. Harry Kelleher and everyone at Cobh Community Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Tom, much loved mother of Catherine, Bernadette, Patricia and Teresa, dear sister of Mike, Kathleen and the late JohnPaul, Margaret, Tom (recently deceased) and Dan. Breda will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her daughters, brother, sister, grandchildren Shannon, Clíona, Aoife, Honor, Avril, Pierce and Gwenan, great-grandchild Ruairí, son-in-law Gerard, Bernadette’s partner Mark, Patricia’s partner Huw, brothers in-laws, cousins, relatives, neighbors, her lifelong friend Lily and a wide circle of friends.

May Breda rest in peace

Breda will rest at Cahill’s Funeral Home, Newtown Rd., Cobh, P24-Y383 on Sunday, May 5 from 4:30 PM, with prayers at 6:00 PM. Removal on Monday 7 May at 10.30am to St Colman’s Cathedral for the Requiem Mass at 11am followed by burial in St Colman’s Cemetery.

The Breda Requiem Mass will be streamed live on

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The death has occurred of James (Jim) Joseph Hickey

From London, Galway and Coonagh

On April 18, 2024.

Predeceased by his wife Annie Marie Hickey (Fitzhenry) and his brother Michael.

Survived by his loving family, daughter Catherine, sons James, John and Michael, daughters-in-law Mary, Laura and Katherine, grandsons Joseph and Thomas, sisters Mary Hickey (Mervue), Breeda Burke (Bushypark), nieces, nephews, great-nephews, great-nephews, relatives , neighbors and friends.

May his gentle soul rest in peace.

Resting at Burke’s Funeral Home, Clonbur on Sunday May 5 from 7pm with removal to Saint Patrick’s Church, Clonbur at 8pm. Funeral Mass on Monday at 12 noon with burial to follow in Rosshill Cemetery, Clonbur.

James Hickey’s funeral mass can be watched live at:

The family appreciates your respect, support and understanding at this time.


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