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#RIP

# rip - Monday 11 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie David Bowie has died of cancer at the age of 69 RIP

David Bowie has died of cancer at the age of 69

One of the major figures of rock and an influence on generations of musicians, Bowie passed away after a battle with cancer.

From TheJournal.ie ‘You gave us so much’: The music world mourns David Bowie Icon And Hero

‘You gave us so much’: The music world mourns David Bowie

“David’s friendship was the light of my life,” his friend and collaborator Iggy Pop said.

From The Daily Edge 14 wonderful David Bowie memories people share with their mams and dads RIP

14 wonderful David Bowie memories people share with their mams and dads

It’s a cross-generational sadness.

From The Daily Edge Lots of people are planning to watch David Bowie in Labyrinth tonight RIP

# rip - Friday 8 January, 2016

Irish rugby mourns death of Grand Slam hero RIP

Irish rugby mourns death of Grand Slam hero

Paddy Reid was a centre on the famous 1948 team.

# rip - Thursday 7 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Young man dies after falling through Dublin roof RIP

Young man dies after falling through Dublin roof

Craig Hanlon, from Dublin 8, sustained serious injuries in the incident.

# rip - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Irish golf legend Christy O’Connor Jnr dies aged 67 RIP

Irish golf legend Christy O’Connor Jnr dies aged 67

Galway golfer best remembered for his part in Europe’s 1989 Ryder Cup success.

# rip - Monday 4 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 13 vintage photos of Phil Lynott being effortlessly cool Philo
From TheJournal.ie Community in anger after suspected drink-driver kills Dublin woman RIP

Community in anger after suspected drink-driver kills Dublin woman

Claire Hewitt was struck by a car close to her Clonsilla home.

From The Daily Edge 13 vintage photos of Phil Lynott being effortlessly cool Philo

# rip - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Former Wigan footballer, 34, found dead RIP

Former Wigan footballer, 34, found dead

Steve Gohouri had been missing since before Christmas and his body has reportedly been found in the River Rhine.

From TheJournal.ie Young man killed by his own dog as he suffered an epileptic seizure England

Young man killed by his own dog as he suffered an epileptic seizure

Trigger was then taken to a local vet to be put down.

# rip - Friday 1 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Singer Natalie Cole – daughter of Nat ‘King’ – has died aged 65 RIP

Singer Natalie Cole – daughter of Nat ‘King’ – has died aged 65

It is thought her death was caused by ongoing health issues.

# rip - Thursday 31 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year RIP

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

From TheJournal.ie Wesley Burrowes, the man behind Glenroe, has died RIP
From TheJournal.ie Memories of Clogh Road Bridge railway accident as five victims honoured Tragedy

Memories of Clogh Road Bridge railway accident as five victims honoured

The devastating crash happened on 31 December 1975.

The sportspeople the world sadly lost in 2015 RIP

The sportspeople the world sadly lost in 2015

A lot of great athletes left us this year.

From TheJournal.ie Man was shot while sitting in a car with his wife outside Blackhorse Avenue pub Shooting

Man was shot while sitting in a car with his wife outside Blackhorse Avenue pub

Gardaí say it is extremely lucky nobody else was killed in the shooting.

Remembering Billo: ‘I’d hear a ‘Thank you, Eoin’ and get a chill’

Irish football fans felt the loss of an old friend in May.

# rip - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Former Kerry football star Curtin, 26, dies following accident in Guatemala RIP

Former Kerry football star Curtin, 26, dies following accident in Guatemala

Moyvane clubman played senior football for the Kingdom in 2012 and 2013.

From TheJournal.ie The Specials’ ‘powerhouse’ drummer dies at 62 Ska Legend This post contains videos

The Specials’ ‘powerhouse’ drummer dies at 62

“His contribution to the world of music cannot be understated.”

Former Premier League goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek passes away aged 47 RIP

Former Premier League goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek passes away aged 47

The ex-Czech Republic international suffered a cardiac arrest just before Christmas.

From TheJournal.ie The mother of ‘disappeared’ Catholic woman Lisa Dorrian has died RIP

The mother of ‘disappeared’ Catholic woman Lisa Dorrian has died

Pat Dorrian (59) passed away in hospital yesterday. Her daughter Lisa disappeared in February 2005.

From TheJournal.ie 69 journalists were killed in the line of duty this year RIP

69 journalists were killed in the line of duty this year

Almost half died at the hands of Islamic militant groups.

From TheJournal.ie President leads tributes after death of Irish author Aidan Higgins RIP

President leads tributes after death of Irish author Aidan Higgins

Michael D Higgins said his literature was both groundbreaking and complex.

From TheJournal.ie Motörhead frontman Lemmy dies aged 70 ACE OF SPADES

Motörhead frontman Lemmy dies aged 70

He was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer on Saturday.

# rip - Monday 28 December, 2015

El Salvador’s most capped international Pacheco shot dead RIP

El Salvador’s most capped international Pacheco shot dead

Two friends who were travelling with the 33-year-old were hurt in the attack.

# rip - Sunday 27 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Five young people have died on the roads this Christmas RIP

Five young people have died on the roads this Christmas

Tragedies hit communities in Antrim, Carlow, Cavan, Dublin and Wexford.

# rip - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘The sudden death of my daughter changed my life forever’ Opinion

‘The sudden death of my daughter changed my life forever’

When Valerie O’Riordan was told her daughter had died, she dropped to the ground.

# rip - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘My mam was the life and soul of every room she walked into. She always made things better’ RIP

‘My mam was the life and soul of every room she walked into. She always made things better’

My mam, Paula, was diagnosed with cancer in 1999. I was four years old when she explained to me that her hair was going to fall out because of chemotherapy, writes Amy Mulvaney.

# rip - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Former Match of the Day presenter Jimmy Hill passes away RIP

Former Match of the Day presenter Jimmy Hill passes away

The iconic broadcaster has died aged 87.

From TheJournal.ie Outpouring of tributes for councillor Willie Crowley who died after an alleged hit-and-run RIP

Outpouring of tributes for councillor Willie Crowley who died after an alleged hit-and-run

Willie Crowley passed away in Naas Hospital last night.

# rip - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Top surfer Mick Fanning learns of brother’s death during title chase RIP

Top surfer Mick Fanning learns of brother’s death during title chase

As he chases a fourth world title, Mick Fanning dealt with the death of his brother on Wednesday.

# rip - Friday 11 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 14-year-old girl swept into the sea at Hook Head dies in hospital Hook Head

14-year-old girl swept into the sea at Hook Head dies in hospital

She had been on life support.

Ex-Rangers & Honduras player Arnold Peralta murdered RIP

Ex-Rangers & Honduras player Arnold Peralta murdered

The midfielder was shot outside of a shopping centre in his hometown in the Central American country. He was just 26-years-old.

# rip - Thursday 10 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Body of man found at Tipperary recycling plant RIP

Body of man found at Tipperary recycling plant

Gardaí are investigating all circumstances around the discovery.

# rip - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid as young doctor (33) dies of breast cancer RIP

Tributes paid as young doctor (33) dies of breast cancer

Dr Sarah McAnallen had trained in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Emmerdale actor Shirley Stelfox dies after cancer battle RIP

Emmerdale actor Shirley Stelfox dies after cancer battle

She played Edna Birch on the programme for the past 15 years.

# rip - Friday 4 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Scarface and Big actor Robert Loggia has died aged 85 RIP

Scarface and Big actor Robert Loggia has died aged 85

The Oscar-nominated actor battled Alzheimer’s disease for five years.