Category Archives: Obituaries

Brave Miriam’s passing causes huge sadness

A MUCH loved mum-of-two, who was a popular primary school teacher, has passed away after a very heroic battle with an complicated form of cancer. Miriam Joy-Fitzgerald (32) passed peacefully on Monday, surrounded by her loving husband, Pat Fitzgerald, and family, in the Palliative Care Unit of University Hospital Kerry. The family made the difficult… Continue Reading

A sad day for Dr Crokes and for Killarney

THE death has occurred in Killarney of Bridie O’Sullivan, a well-known and popular local businesswoman, who owned and operated the thriving Tatler Jack public house, with her husband, Eddie, for many years. From Woodlawn Drive in Killarney, and formerly of Carrowteigue, Co Mayo, Bridie (née Henry) is survived by Eddie, their sons, Patrick and Edmund,… Continue Reading