Category Archives: Obituaries

John Richard’s family were great employers in Killarney

THE death has occurred in Killarney of John Richard Hilliard, of Cahernane Gardens, whose family was one of the town’s great employers with a number of thriving businesses down through the years. The Hilliard family operated a busy shoe factory in Killarney since the time of John Richard’s grandfather – a former chairman of Killarney… Continue Reading

Aidan will be laid to rest in Aghadoe

THE funeral of Garda Aidan Cremin, who passed away unexpectedly last Tuesday, will take place in his native Beaufort next Monday. There was huge sadness and shock in both Kerry and Cork when news broke that the popular Aidan, who was based in Castletownbere, had died. A former student at St Brendan’s College, he worked… Continue Reading

‘If An Garda Siochana needed a template for the ideal community Garda it was Aidan’

A REAL outpouring of loss and grief extended across the county bounds over the past 24 hours as news filtered through of the sudden death of Aidan Cremin, a well-known Beaufort native who was a popular member of An Garda Siochana based in West Cork. A former student at St Brendan’s College, Aidan worked for… Continue Reading