Funeral Notices

Kathleen MURPHY-DOWLING (née Brennan)

The death has occurred of Kathleen MURPHY-DOWLING (née Brennan)
Drimnagh, Dublin

Feb 20 2014

Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at St. James Hospital, Kathleen (late Of Mourne Road, Drimnagh) Beloved wife of the late John Murphy and Joe Dowling, Dearly loved mam of Anthony. Very sadly missed by her son, daughter-in-law Susan, grandchildren Robert and Andrea, great-granddaughter Saoirse, friend Rita, extended family and friends.

May She Rest In Peace.

Reposing at Massey Brothers, The Haven, 177 Crumlin Road, (corner of Bangor Drive) on Monday, February 24th, from 12 noon until 5.30pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday February 25th in Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Mourne Road, at 10am, followed by burial in Deansgrange Cemetery.

All enquiries to Massey Bros on 4541666.


Update on ease of Government restrictions on funeral services, as of Monday 10th May.

Unfortunately, it is still not possible to have a large funeral as we still navigate the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. We understand how difficult this is for you the families we serve but the safety of everyone is our priority. We must play our part in the strict adherence to these instructions.

Only immediate family and close friends should attend the funeral.

No more than 50 people are permitted to attend the funeral service or be present at the graveside. Numbers allowed in Crematoria vary, your Funeral Arranger will be able to advise on exact numbers.

The numbers who may attend gatherings in our funeral homes is limited at this time. Again, your Funeral Arranger can advise you on the numbers as it depends on the size of the funeral home.

Face masks must be worn when entering our funeral homes. It is also recommended that they are worn in churches and crematoriums. When visiting our funeral homes for your safety, we ask that you provide your contact details for the benefit of track and trace.

Those in attendance will also need to follow social distancing guidelines. This means all funeral attendees must keep a distance of 2 metres apart.

Physical interactions including shaking hands and hugging must be avoided.

Those who are self-isolating or need to restrict their movements can not attend funerals.

Many of our churches have implemented streaming services so that family and friends can view the service from home. Please ask your Funeral arranger for details.

We encourage the wider family and friends of loved ones who have passed, to leave a message of condolence on our website www.masseybros/funeral-notices/

It is essential for the safety of everyone that we act wisely and adhere to these clear instructions from our Government.

From us all at Massey Bros we would like to sincerely thank you for your co-operation during these difficult times. #Staysafe