Category Archives: Obituaries

Ronan played his part in tourism promotion

The death has occurred in Spain of Ronan Fleming who was very actively involved in tourism promotion in his native Killarney for many years. He  was one of the driving forces behind the former Killarney Tourism Council on which he worked closely with the late Killarney councillors Michael Courtney and Dermot O’Callaghan and they initiated… Continue Reading

Friends by his side for Pádraig’s final journey

Killarney ground to a standstill shortly after darkness fell on Sunday night as the town and its people said an emotional farewell to Pádraig Harnett. The sports reporter and broadcaster, who possessed one the most instantly recognisable voices in Kerry through his radio work, was greatly admired and hugely appreciated by the local sports clubs,… Continue Reading

Pádraig will be laid to rest in Ardcrone Cemetery

The funeral arrangements for the late Pádraig Harnett, the popular sports broadcaster and reporter, who passed away in Kerry General Hospital on Friday, have been announced. Reposing in O’Shea’s Funeral Home, Killarney on this Sunday from 3.00pm until 6.00pm, Requiem Mass will take place at 11.00am on Monday in the Church of the Immaculate Conception,… Continue Reading