BEIRNE Desmond (Des) (Dalkey, Co Dublin) September 25, 2016 in the gentle care of the Blackrock Hospice, after a long and happy life, loving and dearly loved husband of Kathleen for 67 years. Dear father of Eidin, Deirdre, Ronan and Niall; fun-loving Grandad of Conor, Sorcha (and Antony), Fergus (and Anne), Clare, Cliodhna (and Mark), Rob, Kevin, Cathy and Aisling and honorary Grandad of Yas and Taif. Captain Great Grandad of Liam, Sadhbh, Arthur, Hugh and Caelan. Sadly missed by his daughters-in-law Sheila and Barbara, sons-in-law Ian Bangham and Robert Higgins, nephew, nieces and wonderful neighbours and friends.
Reposing Thursday in Quinn’s of Glasthule from 5pm to 7pm. Removal Friday to the Church of the Assumption, Dalkey, arriving at 9.50am for 10am Funeral Mass followed by private burial.
Rest in Peace