Funeral Notices

Ellen Kelly.

The Death has occured of Ellen Kelly.

Dublin.

24th February 2014.

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family in St.James’s hospital. Late of Newport Street, Dublin 8 and formally of R.C.S.I. Ellen, will be very sadly missed by her sisters Valerie and Audrey and also Gary and Michelle. Brother in law Gerry, nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, cousins, relatives, friends and neighbours.

May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Reposing at her home, tomorrow (Thursday). Removal on Friday from her home to St. James’s street church, arriving at 10:50am for 11am requiem mass,

Followed by burial in Palmerstown Cemetery.

All Enquires to Massey Bros. Thomas St. 01-6778902

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Update on ease of Government restrictions on funeral services, as of Monday 6th September.


Numbers attending funerals

From Monday 6th September 2021, all funeral venues (including churches, crematoria and other venues) can accommodate 50% of their usual capacity – this will, obviously, vary depending on the venue and our funeral directors will confirm exact capacities with the venues.

Reposings/Wakes

The 50% capacity rule also applies to funeral homes/chapels of repose. However, Irish Association of Funeral Directors is advising its members to take a cautious approach to the re-introduction of public wakes at their premises. From a practical point of view, it may be difficult to manage the numbers attending a funeral home and to prevent an unsafe situation from developing. Families should consider continuing with private reposings for family only or by family invitation instead.

The following safety guidelines should continue to be followed;

  • Mask-wearing in all indoor settings
  • Physical distancing
  • No hand-shaking
  • No condolence books
  • Provision of hand sanitiser
  • Use of directional and safety signage
  • One-way systems in funeral homes where possible
  • Regular hand-washing, coughing & sneezing etiquette and surface sanitising