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Michael Byrne

The death has occurred of

Michael Byrne

Dublin 4, Dublin

BYRNE, Michael (Belfield, UCD, Dublin) - 11th January, 2021. Affectionately known as “Old Man Belfield” by students and staff, Michael sadly passed away on Monday, 11 January, 2021 on the campus that was his home for over thirty years. Loved and respected by generations of students and staff and neighbours in Woodbine, Nutley and Greenfield, he will be greatly missed.



The (McCarthy) family who watched out for Michael for the past thirty years would like to thank all those who were kind to Michael and who respected his fierce privacy and independence. 



A private funeral service will take place on Wednesday, 20 January at 11am, streamed live on the UCD YouTube channel with burial immediately afterwards in Kilternan Cemetery Park.

Date Published:

Saturday 16th January 2021

Date of Death:

Monday 11th January 2021

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