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The death has occurred of

(née O'Brien)

9 Tihilly, Tullamore, Offaly / Clara, Offaly / Laois

Late of Kilmucklin, Tullamore, Co. Offaly and Capenlug, Clonaghadoo, Co. Laois. Claire passed away peacefully on June 23rd, 2024, in her 86th year at Tullamore Hospital, surrounded by her loving family, leaving us with beautiful memories and love to last a lifetime. She will be sadly missed by her husband Joseph, her children Vincent, Paddy, Eilis and Mary, son-in-law Cairain Woods and, daughters-in-law Bernie Bolger, Emily Nolan and her adored grandchildren Patrick, Emily, Sophie, Rebecca, Stanley, Alfred and Edward, sister Josie Delahunty, sisters in law Sr Carmel Buckley and Phyl O'Brien, nieces and nephews, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.


May Claire's Gentle Soul Rest In Peace


Reposing at O’Reilly’s Funeral Home, Harbour St, Tullamore (R35 FC84) on Wednesday from 4pm until 6.30pm, with Rosary at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday morning in St. Brigid's Church, Clara (R35 PW97) at 11.30am, followed by burial in the New Cemetery, Kilcoursey, Clara. House private, please.


Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Friends of Tullamore, Hospital

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Date Published:

Monday 24th June 2024

Date of Death:

Sunday 23rd June 2024

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