Funeral Notices

Patrick GREALLY

The death has occurred of Patrick GREALLY
Clondalkin, Dublin / Ballyhaunis, Mayo

Greally Patrick, Clondalkin & late of Tooreen, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo, September 13th 2017 (suddenly). Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Mahon) and much loved father of Donna. Beloved son of the late Tom & Mary and granddad to the late Taylor. Patrick will be sadly missed by his loving wife, daughter, brothers Ray, Tony, Brendan, Tommy & Jimmy, sister Bridie, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives & friends.

May he rest in peace

 

Reposing at Massey Brothers Funeral Home, Clondalkin Village on Monday from 3 o’clock with removal to St. Peter The Apostle Church, Neilstown, Clondalkin to arrive at 6 o’clock. Funeral Mass on Tuesday morning at 10 o’clock followed by burial in Newlands Cross Cemetery. All enquiries to Massey Bros. on 01 4574455.

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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