Broadhaven Heights, Belmullet and formerly of No.7 Barrack Street, Belmullet, Co. Mayo, - peacefully at his residence on 25thDecember 2021.
Predeceased by his parents Anthony and Ellen Murphy (Main Street, Belmullet), brother Chris, sisters Angela O’Sullivan, Annie Mai Flynn, Mary Leavey and Sal McAndrew and son in law Gerry Moran. Beloved husband of Bridie (née Donoghue) and dear father of Joe (Belmullet), Marie (Tiernaur, Mulranny), Denise (Belmullet), Vincent (Killarney, Co. Kerry), John (Castlebar), Helen (Kiltane, Bangor Erris) and Geraldine (Carne, Belmullet), brother Austin (Chicago, U.S.A.), grandchildren, great grandchildren, Daughters in law, son in law, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives, colleagues from St. Brendan’s College, Belmullet and Belmullet Fire Station, neighbours and many friends.
Remains will repose at McDonnell’s Funeral Home, Belmullet on Monday evening from 4 o’clock until 6 o’clock with funeral arriving at the Sacred Heart Church, Belmullet at 7 o’clock.
Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 12 o’clock followed by burial in Emlybeg Cemetery.
House will remain private for family and close friends.
May His Kind and Gentle Soul Rest in Peace.
Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to the “Glencastle Special School”, c/o McDonnell Funeral Directors, Belmullet.
Live streaming of the Funeral Mass will be available for viewing at 12 o’clock on Tuesday on churchtv.iebelmullet
In keeping with current Government advice and H.S.E. guidelines regarding public gatherings, Funeral Mass will have a maximumof fifty percent of capacity in attendance, please ensure social distancing is being respected, also please refrain from handshaking in the Funeral Home, at the church, during Funeral Mass and at the cemetery.
The Murphy family appreciate your understanding at this difficult time.
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