Category Archives: Obituaries

Passing of respected Muckross House Trustee

THE death has occurred in Killarney of Lady Elizabeth O’Connell, of Lakeview House in Fossa, whose family line includes Daniel O’Connell, The Liberator. A member of the MacCarthy-O’Leary family of Millstreet, Co Cork, in earlier life she joined the Voluntary Aid Detachment, a team of civilians providing nursing care for military personnel during World War… Continue Reading

‘It was a privilege to know Amy O’Connor – she made an impression on my life’

THE heartbroken mother of 11-year-old Killarney girl Amy O’Connor, who passed away on Sunday after a two-year battle with serious illness, has said her precious only daughter made a beautiful mark on the world during her all too short life. Triona O’Connor told mourners at the Mass of the Angels in a packed St Mary’s… Continue Reading