Funeral Notices


The death has occurred of Stephen MC GUINNESS
Drimnagh, Dublin

Jaunuary 4, 2015

Peacefully at Moyglare Nursing Home, Stephen, husband of the late Pauline and much loved dad of Linda, Stephen and Niamh; he will be sadly missed by his loving family, sons-in-law Billy and Larry, daughter-in-law Anna, his adored grandchildren, Caitlin, Shane, Ciarán and Lauren, sisters Shaddy, Pauline and Yvonne, extended family, relatives and friends.

May He Rest in Peace.

Reposing at Massey Bros. Funeral Home,”The Haven” 177 Crumlin Road, on Tuesday with removal to St. Agnes’s Church, Crumlin Village, arriving at 5.30pm. Funeral on Wednesday morning after 10am Requiem Mass to Mount Jerome Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross.

All enquiries to Massey Bros. “The Haven” 01 454 1666.


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.


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