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Dublin: 8°C Wednesday 23 September 2020

#RIP

# rip - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Tributes paid after the passing of Cork All-Ireland winner Kieran O'Connor RIP

Tributes paid after the passing of Cork All-Ireland winner Kieran O'Connor

The Aghada club player won an All-Ireland senior football medal with Cork in 2010.

From TheJournal.ie 'Our hero, our fighter': Stardust campaigner Christine Keegan - who lost two daughters in tragedy - has died RIP

'Our hero, our fighter': Stardust campaigner Christine Keegan - who lost two daughters in tragedy - has died

Christine’s tireless work alongside the families of other victims laid the foundations for the new inquests for the victims of the fire.

# rip - Monday 13 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi dies aged 59 Denmark

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi dies aged 59

She had been South Africa’s ambassador to Denmark since 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Kelly Preston, actress and wife of John Travolta, dies aged 57 RIP

Kelly Preston, actress and wife of John Travolta, dies aged 57

The Hawaiian-born actress had been receiving treatment for breast cancer.

# rip - Saturday 11 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'A legacy of outstanding leadership': Tributes paid to Ireland legend Jack Charlton Jackie's Army

'A legacy of outstanding leadership': Tributes paid to Ireland legend Jack Charlton

The Englishman who guided Ireland to the quarter-finals of Italia 90 died yesterday aged 85.

From TheJournal.ie A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020) Big Jack

A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)

Charlton led the Irish football team for a decade.

Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85 RIP

Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85

The Englishman guided Ireland to the quarter-finals of Italia 90.

# rip - Monday 6 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'He was an icon': Tributes paid to Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone RIP

'He was an icon': Tributes paid to Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone

Morricone composed scores for films The Mission, The Untouchables and Cinema Paradiso.

From TheJournal.ie Brothers who died in Tipperary diving tragedy named as Fergus and Philip Brophy Portroe

Brothers who died in Tipperary diving tragedy named as Fergus and Philip Brophy

The brothers died while diving at the Portroe Dive Centre.

# rip - Friday 3 July, 2020

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father has died from Covid-19 complications RIP

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father has died from Covid-19 complications

The 57-year-old father of legendary UFC champ, Khabib, passed away earlier today.

# rip - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Veteran US comedian, director and actor Carl Reiner dies aged 98 RIP

Veteran US comedian, director and actor Carl Reiner dies aged 98

Reiner had a storied career and his son Rob also went on to great things in Hollywood.

# rip - Monday 29 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'I always told him he would change the world': Family lead tributes to 14-year-old Noah Donohoe NOAH DONOHOE

'I always told him he would change the world': Family lead tributes to 14-year-old Noah Donohoe

On Saturday, police said that a body found in north Belfast is believed to be his.

# rip - Friday 26 June, 2020

Former Ireland international and Arsenal assistant manager Theo Foley dies aged 83 RIP

Former Ireland international and Arsenal assistant manager Theo Foley dies aged 83

The Dubliner earned nine caps for his country.

# rip - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'A peacemaker and a rock of sense': TDs pay Dáil tribute and hold minute's silence for Garda Colm Horkan Garda Horkan

'A peacemaker and a rock of sense': TDs pay Dáil tribute and hold minute's silence for Garda Colm Horkan

“He never let us down, the people he had sworn to serve,” the Taoiseach told the Dáil today.

# rip - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34 RIP

Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34

The 2009 Aintree hero had returned from retirement last year.

# rip - Monday 22 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80 RIP

Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80

The filmmaker died after a year-long battle with cancer, US media reports.

Michael Kennedy, who represented host of Irish footballers, dies RIP

Michael Kennedy, who represented host of Irish footballers, dies

Eamon Dunphy referred to Kennedy as Roy Keane’s ‘lawyer, solicitor, friend, mentor’.

# rip - Saturday 20 June, 2020

European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen dies at 74 RIP

European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen dies at 74

He died in Oslo three months after suffering a stroke at his home on 15 March.

# rip - Friday 19 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Funeral details for Detective Garda Colm Horkan announced Charlestown

Funeral details for Detective Garda Colm Horkan announced

The Mayo man will be buried in his hometown on Charlestown on Sunday.

From TheJournal.ie Lord Of The Rings and Chariots Of Fire star Ian Holm dies aged 88 RIP

Lord Of The Rings and Chariots Of Fire star Ian Holm dies aged 88

The actor died peacefully in hospital.

From TheJournal.ie 'A garda's garda, and a proper gentleman': Investigations continue into shooting of Detective Garda Colm Horkan Castlerea

'A garda's garda, and a proper gentleman': Investigations continue into shooting of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Investigations continue into the killing of Garda Horkan, who was shot dead in the early hours of Thursday morning.

# rip - Thursday 18 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'A genuine icon': Tributes paid to singer Dame Vera Lynn RIP

'A genuine icon': Tributes paid to singer Dame Vera Lynn

The death of 103-year-old Dame Vera was announced by her family earlier today.

'An incredibly loved and respected man' - GAA community pays tribute to Mayo's Colm Horkan RIP

'An incredibly loved and respected man' - GAA community pays tribute to Mayo's Colm Horkan

Detective Garda Colm Horkan was a member of the Charlestown Sarsfields club.

From TheJournal.ie 'As Irish as an American can be': Former US Ambassador to Ireland Jean Kennedy Smith dies aged 92 RIP

'As Irish as an American can be': Former US Ambassador to Ireland Jean Kennedy Smith dies aged 92

Ms Smith was the last-surviving child of Joseph P. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald.

From TheJournal.ie Parish priest: Colleagues of Detective Colm Horkan prayed around him after he died Castlerea

Parish priest: Colleagues of Detective Colm Horkan prayed around him after he died

Detective Garda Colm Horkan was shot dead in the early hours of this morning.

From TheJournal.ie 'An attack upon society': Garda Commissioner appeals for information on shooting of Colm Horkan Castlerea

'An attack upon society': Garda Commissioner appeals for information on shooting of Colm Horkan

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris was speaking in Castlerea today.

From TheJournal.ie Garda Commissioner names officer who was shot last night as Detective Garda Colm Horkan RIP

Garda Commissioner names officer who was shot last night as Detective Garda Colm Horkan

The Garda member was shot last night while on duty in Castlerea, Co Roscommon.

# rip - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Former snooker star Willie Thorne dies aged 66 RIP

Former snooker star Willie Thorne dies aged 66

It was announced he was battling leukaemia in March.

# rip - Monday 8 June, 2020

Former Republic of Ireland and Man United defender Tony Dunne dies aged 78 RIP

Former Republic of Ireland and Man United defender Tony Dunne dies aged 78

The Dubliner was part of Sir Matt Busby’s side who captured the 1968 European Cup.

# rip - Sunday 7 June, 2020

'A gentleman' - Tributes paid after death of ex-Kilkenny hurler Lester Ryan (61) RIP

'A gentleman' - Tributes paid after death of ex-Kilkenny hurler Lester Ryan (61)

The Clara man died as a result of a road traffic accident on Saturday.

# rip - Saturday 6 June, 2020

'He lived the best life he could, he smiled every day and enjoyed everything. I take that into my life'

Death, grief, joy, elation: Leanne Kiernan has had to overcome a lot on her journey so far. Having recently turned 21, the Ireland and West Ham star reflects on her remarkable rise.

# rip - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso mourning the death of his sister aged 37 RIP

Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso mourning the death of his sister aged 37

Francesca Gattuso, who worked as a secretary at AC Milan, passed away after four months in hospital.

# rip - Sunday 31 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76 RIP

Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76

The narrator and actor died suddenly while at home with his wife yesterday, his agent said.

# rip - Friday 29 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'Ireland’s answer to Elvis': Tributes paid to singer Brendan Bowyer who has died aged 81 RIP

'Ireland’s answer to Elvis': Tributes paid to singer Brendan Bowyer who has died aged 81

Bowyer died at his home in Las Vegas yesterday evening.

# rip - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79 RIP

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, died after a four-week battle against coronavirus.

# rip - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'A giant of a man': Influential Aids campaigner and playwright Larry Kramer dies aged 84 Gay Rights

'A giant of a man': Influential Aids campaigner and playwright Larry Kramer dies aged 84

Kramer’s husband confirmed that he died from died from pneumonia.

# rip - Sunday 24 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia Cian English

Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia

Three men aged 18, 20 and 22 have been arrested and charged with 19-year-old Cian English’s murder.

# rip - Friday 22 May, 2020

Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78 RIP

Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78

Jerry Sloan, who guided the Utah Jazz for 23 seasons, also featured on The Last Dance documentary.

# rip - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Down GAA mourn passing of legendary All-Ireland winning player and coach

John Murphy scored a goal in Down’s All-Ireland final win over Kerry in 1968.

# rip - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Tributes paid after sudden death of former Mayo minor footballer RIP

Tributes paid after sudden death of former Mayo minor footballer

Darragh Sloyan, 35, represented Mayo through the underage grades during his career.