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Ellen (Nell, Nellie) Darby

The death has occurred of

Ellen (Nell, Nellie) Darby
(née Grace)

Borris Road, Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny

The death has taken place of


Borris Road, Graignamanagh, Co. Kilkenny.


Beloved wife of the late Tom Darby, deceased. Ellen died peacefully in St Columba's Hospital, Thomastown in the gentle care of the staff of St. brigid's ward and her loving family on the 9th of May 2021.


Very sadly missed by her loving daughters Tina and Maria, her sons in law Steve and Ken, her adoring grandchildren William, Jack, Daniel, Ben and Eleanor, her adoring great-grandchildren Gwenllian, Florence and Idris, her nieces, nephews and her sister in law Olive.


Due to the current Covid 19 government restrictions, a private family wake will be held for Ellen in her niece, Mary Foley's home.

Removal from The Ring, Tinnahinch to Duiske Abbey, Graignamanagh, at 10.30am for 11am Funeral Mass on Wednesday morning for friends wishing to stand out in sympathy with Ellen's family.

Funeral Mass will be followed by burial in Calvary Cemetery, following Covid 19 government restrictions. A note of condolence may be left for Ellen's family by clicking on the condolence link below. Family flowers only, please and donations, if desired, can be made to the Alzheimer Society Ireland.(Please click on link to donate)

Ellen's family would like to give a special thank you to the staff of St. Brigid's ward, St. Columba's Hospital and especially to Mary Foley, Majella Byrne and Biddy O'Brien.


May Ellen's gentle soul Rest in Peace.

Date Published:

Sunday 9th May 2021

Date of Death:

Sunday 9th May 2021

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