Frederick Marden (better known as Fred)

Kilgarriff, Charlestown and late of St. Bridget’s Crescent, Castlebar and UK – unexpectedly at Mayo University Hospital.

Only son of the late Frederick John Marden and the late Philomena Josephine Marden (nee Mee).

He will be greatly missed by his uncles, aunts,  cousins, relatives, all the family circle, work colleagues and many friends.

Fred was well known in the broadcasting world for his great love of radio.

May he rest in peace. 

Removal from Kilcoyne’s Funeral Home on Saturday at 12.30 to the Church of the Holy Rosary, Castlebar for Funeral Mass at 1 o’clock followed by burial in Castlebar New Cemetery where Fred will be laid to rest with his beloved parents.

You may view the Funeral Mass live on or listen to it in Castlebar on the parish radio 105.3 FM. 

All enquiries to Kilcoyne Funeral Directors,  Thomas Street, Castlebar 0872648869

You may leave a message of condolence below  for his  family or if you wish to pay a tribute to Fred you can also do so below.


Marian and Noel Mc Manamon,Westport.
Deepest sympathy to the Mee and Marden families on the sad news of Fred's death.
Nan and Bernie Ludden,Westport.
Deepest sympathy to the Mee and Marden families on the death of Fred.
Jackand Maisie Loftus,Marian Row,Castlebar.
Sympathy to his relations in Saint Bridgets Cresent and elsewhere.May his gental soul rest in peace ..Gone but not forgotten.
Brendan & Mary Cresham
Deepest sympathy to the Mee & Marden families on the sad death of Fred May his gentle soul Rest in peace
Joe (Ecy) Redmond
Deepest sympathy to the Mee family and all Fred's relations. May his soul rest in peace.
Jim & Dolores Cameron. Westport
Our deepest Sympathy to the Marden ,and Mee Families on the sad passing of Fred..May he rest in peace in God's loving care..
Darren Nolan and family Marian Row.
Deepest Sympathy to the Mee family on Fred's death.May he RIP.
Deirdre Waldron Castlebar Social Services
Sympathies to Fred’s family. May he rest in peace with his loving and kind mother Philomena. RIP
Anne Kerrigan. Castlebar and Hampshire.
Deepest sympathy to the Mee family at this very sad time.
Remembering Freddie today, may he rest in peace.

Michael and Mary Feeney
Sincere sympathy to all the Mee family on Fred’s sudden death R.I.P
Jimmy and Mary Lawless, Parke,Castlebar.
Sincere condolences to Bernadette, Martin, Bridget and James Keaveney and the extended Mee Family on your sad loss of Freddie. Taken too young. May Freddie have eternal rest
Cameron Mee, Boston, USA
Saddened to hear of cousin Fred's untimely passing. May his gentle soul rest in peace.
José, Ann and Samuel Insa Mee, Spain
So sorry to hear of Fred's death. May his gentle soul rest in peace
James and Gillian Mee, Tasmania, Aus,
Sorry to hear of Fred's passing. Rest in peace, Fred.
Martin,Bridget and James Keaveney.
We're very sorry to hear of the sudden death of our cousin Freddie. Love, Martin, Bridget and James. (Keaveney-)
Umesh from the shop from India to
Very sad to hear of Fredrick's death : My sympathies to the family .
Aidan & Mary Brett Garryduff Drive
Deepest sympathies to the Marsden & Mee families on your dad loss : May he rest in peace
Billy & Irene Bourke, (Cowman), Breaffy,
Sincere sympathy to the extended Mee Family on the sudden passing of Fred, R.I.P
Bernadette Mee-Keaveney
Deeply sorry that Freddie has died so young. God rest his soul. Aunt Bennie xx
John healy
Sincere sympathy to the Mee family on Fred's death. Our neighbour at one time. RIP
John and Chris Kilcoyne
Deepest sympathies to Fred's family and friends. He was a kind and caring person with a warm personality, and always had a thought for others. May he rest in peace.
David & Alison Conneely & Family
Deepest condolences on the passing of Fred. Some lovely memories of a great neighbour. RIP Fred
Betty Kerrigan (Feeney)
Sincere sympathies to all The Mee Family on the passing of Fred. I remember him as a young boy visiting next door. May he rest in eternal peace. Betty Kerrigan (Feeney) and Family Castlebar.
John & Sue McMillan
One of the good guys taken far too young - we will miss you greatly
Chris Mee
Deepest condolences on the passing of Fred. From Chris and all the Mee family in Ferndale Carrigaline Cork
Johnny and Mary Mee and Family
Fred, you have now joined your beloved mam and dad, Fred and Philomena. Lots of stories to tell. Rest easy.
Anna Mc Gough Castlebar and Nwspca
Deepest Sympathy on Freds passing .He was a true gentleman and animals were his first love especially his two rescue dogs Belle and Jack.Fred was a great supporter of Nwspca .He fostered many dogs over the years and generously helped with fundraising etc. A good friend gone to soon. Fred you will be greatly missed .Rip dear friend .

Alan Mee
Farewell Fred, rest easy and enjoy your peace with Philomena and Fred Snr.