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The death has occurred of


Lismore Park, Waterford City, Waterford

John Bates,

Lismore Park,


Tuesday 14th November

Late of the ESB


Predeceased by his loving wife Nancy.


John will be deeply missed by his loving daughter Laura, son-in-law Brian, grandchildren Hannah and Theo, extended family, relatives, neighbours and friends.


May He Rest In Peace


Reposing at Thompson's Funeral Home, Barrack Street, Waterford, on Thursday (16th November) from 5 pm with vigil prayers and rosary at 6 pm followed by removal at 6:30 pm for reception into St Paul’s Church, Lisduggan at 7 pm.


Requiem Mass on Friday at 10 am followed by burial in Fenor Church Cemetery.


John’s Mass will be live streamed from 10 am on Friday by following the link below:

Mass Link


Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the LauraLynn (Ireland’s Children’s Hospice) by following the link below:

Donation Link


The above link is provided and managed by an independent Media provider. The Funeral Home accepts no responsibility for its functionality or any interruption to live transmission.


Book of Condolence: A message of sympathy can be left in the condolence section below. The Bates family appreciates your sympathy, support and understanding at this difficult time. Sympathy cards can be posted to Robert Thompson Funeral Directors, Barrack St, Waterford.


Date Published:

Wednesday 15th November 2023

Date of Death:

Tuesday 14th November 2023

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