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James (Shay) O'CONNOR

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James (Shay) O'CONNOR

Glasnevin, Dublin / Drimnagh, Dublin

O’CONNOR  James (Shay) (Glasnevin and formerly of Benbulbin Road, Drimnagh) Feb 27th, 2020. Peacefully after a short illness in the loving care of his family and the staff of Our Lady’s Ward, Mater Hospital.  Beloved husband of Florence, loving father of Elaine, Karen, Suzanne, Michael, Gary, Colm, Celine, Christopher and Lorcan and beloved brother of Kathleen, Marie, Christy and Eddie. Sadly missed by his family, his 31 cherished grandchildren, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.


Reposing at his home from 4pm to 7pm on Sunday evening, March 1st.  Funeral Mass on Monday morning, March 2nd, at 10am at the Church of Our Lady of Dolours, Glasnevin (near Botanic Gardens), followed by burial in Glasnevin Cemetery (Garden Section). Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the Irish Cancer Society, 45 Northumberland Road, Dublin 4 or at


“May he rest in peace”

Date Published:

Friday 28th February 2020

Date of Death:

Thursday 27th February 2020

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