(Castleknock, Dublin and formerly of Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny): Sept 25 2016, John, Lt. Col. (Retd.), (peacefully) in the loving care of the staff at Mount Hybla, Nursing Home, beloved husband of Jill and dear father of Enda, Dermot, Eimear, Cormac and Niamh and a devoted grandfather of Emma, Lucy, Tom, Meg, Joe, Cliona, Aoibhín, Derry, Laoise, Charlie, India and Chloe; deeply regretted by his loving wife, sons, daughters, grandchildren, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, brother Jim, sister Anne (Thurn), nieces, nephews, relatives, former colleagues from the Defence Forces and a wide circle of friends.
May he rest in peace.
Reposing at his home on Tuesday evening (27th. September) between 6 o’clock and 8 o’clock with removal to The Church of Our Lady Mother of the Church, Castleknock on Wednesday morning (28th. September) arriving for Requiem Mass at 11 o’clock followed by burial in Balgriffin Cemetery.
Family flowers only, please.
Donations if desired to The Morning Star Hostel for homeless men, North Brunswick Street.
“Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis”