Funeral Notices

Patrick (Paddy) COX

 

The death has occurred of Patrick (Paddy) COX
Cabra West, Dublin / Whitehall, Dublin

October 19, 2014

Suddenly after a short illness in Church View Nursing Home. Paddy, beloved husband of the late Teresa, Sadly missed by his loving son Aidan, daughters Maria and Sandra, sons-in-law Derek and Jonathan, grandchildren Craig, Ciara, Dylan, Shane and baby Adam, brothers, sisters, relatives, neighbours and friends.

May he Rest in Peace

Reposing at Massey Bros. Funeral Home, 88a New Cabra Road tomorrow, Thursday. Removal on Friday morning from Funeral Home to the Church of the Most Precious Blood, Cabra West arriving at 9.50 am for 10 am Requiem Mass followed by Cremation to Glasnevin Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland.

All enquiries to Massey Bros on 01 8389774

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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